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Brian Banks

Democratic — Representative — District 1
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Brian Banks represents House District 1 in the Michigan House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 200 bills.

2012 21189.48

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    S0585 Anderson House Office Building
    124 North Capitol Avenue
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 5173730154



News and Blog Coverage

Banks Says Talent and Dedication Marks 2015-2016 Detroit Caucus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Rep. Brian Banks Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015 Phone: (517) 373-0154 Banks Says Talent and Dedication Marks 2015-2016 Detroit Caucus Caucus chairman says ready to work on good policy for Detroit, state DETROIT - State Representative, and Detroit Caucus Chairman, Brian Banks (D-Harper Woods) said today that he ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 4262

    Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of carrying a concealed weapon in a prohibited place; enact. Amends sec. 11b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.11b). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4261'15

  • HB 4261

    Weapons; firearms; weapon-free zones; amend concealed weapon act to include libraries. Amends sec. 5o of 1927 PA 372 (MCL 28.425o).

  • HB 4242

    Financial institutions; money transmitters; posting of fees and rates for money orders and other money transmission services; require. Amends 2006 PA 250 (MCL 487.1001 - 487.1047) by adding sec. 35.

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  • HB 4233

    Law enforcement; local police; high-speed chase policy; modify. Creates new act.

  • HB 4232

    State agencies (existing); civil rights; investigation and report of certain deaths caused by law enforcement officers; require of department of civil rights. Amends sec. 602 of 1976 PA 453 (MCL 37.2602).

  • HB 4229

    Law enforcement; other; body-worn cameras; require use by certain law enforcement officers. Creates new act.

Recent Votes

SB 35

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 17 Yeas 81 Nays 29

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 8173.0
•••No: 2926.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 34

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 16 Yeas 76 Nays 34

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7669.0
•••No: 3430.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4076

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 12 Yeas 110 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 110100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4160

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 14 Yeas 95 Nays 15

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 9586.0
•••No: 1513.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4161

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 15 Yeas 108 Nays 2

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10898.0
•••No: 21.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4159

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 13 Yeas 89 Nays 21

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 8980.0
•••No: 2119.0
•••Other: 00.0
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