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David Knezek

Democratic — Representative — District 11
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  • 2013-2014

David Knezek represents House District 11 in the Michigan House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 316 bills.

2012 58516.61

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News and Blog Coverage

Michigan House Passes Knezek Veteran Jobs Bill Unanimously

LANSING — The Michigan House of Representatives unanimously voted in support of House Bill 5418, legislation introduced by state Representative David Knezek (D-Dearborn Heights). If the bill becomes law, private employers would have the ability to adopt a veteransâ�� preference employment policy when hiring new employees, an ability they do ...

Senate Democrats Announce Leadership Roles for Next Term

State Senate Democratic Leader-Elect Jim Ananich (D-Flint) announced appointments today for additional caucus roles next session. Senator Vincent Gregory (D-Southfield) has been tapped to serve as the ranking Democrat on the Appropriations Committee, Senator Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D-Taylor) as Associate Senate President Pro Tempore, Senator-elect David Knezek (D-Dearborn Heights) as Caucus ...

Senate Democrats Announce Leadership Roles for Next Term

State Senate Democratic Leader-Elect Jim Ananich (D-Flint) announced appointments today for additional caucus roles next session. Senator Vincent Gregory (D-Southfield) has been tapped to serve as the ranking Democrat on the Appropriations Committee, Senator Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D-Taylor) as Associate Senate President Pro Tempore, Senator-elect David Knezek (D-Dearborn Heights) as Caucus ...

Senate Democrats Announce Leadership Roles for Next Term

State Senate Democratic Leader-Elect Jim Ananich (D-Flint) announced appointments today for additional caucus roles next session. Senator Vincent Gregory (D-Southfield) has been tapped to serve as the ranking Democrat on the Appropriations Committee, Senator Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D-Taylor) as Associate Senate President Pro Tempore, Senator-elect David Knezek (D-Dearborn Heights) as Caucus ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 6003

    Criminal procedure; forfeiture; civil forfeiture; revise publication of notice provisions. Amends secs. 4704 & 4706a of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.4704 & 600.4706a).

  • HB 6052

    Economic development; tax increment financing; public notice; revise to make reference to the local government public notice act. Amends secs. 3 & 17 of 1980 PA 450 (MCL 125.1803 & 125.1817). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5560'14

  • HB 5881

    Veterans; benefits; definition of veteran; modify. Amends sec. 1 of 1965 PA 190 (MCL 35.61).

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  • HB 5882

    Records; death; maternal deaths; require physicians and certain health facilities to report to department as part of health information system. Amends secs. 2617, 2631 & 2632 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.2617 et seq.).

  • HB 5880

    Veterans; other; distribution of veterans' relief funds for county administration of veterans affairs; provide for. Amends 1899 PA 214 (MCL 35.21 - 35.27) by adding sec. 1a.

  • HB 5877

    Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for pharmacy provider panel violations; enact. Amends sec. 15a, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.15a). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5876'14

Recent Votes

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HB 5560

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 610 Yeas 62 Nays 47

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6256.0
•••No: 4743.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4927

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 616 Yeas 60 Nays 49

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6055.0
•••No: 4944.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5958

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 615 Yeas 59 Nays 50

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5954.0
•••No: 5045.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5095

passed Roll Call # 635 Yeas 83 Nays 27

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8375.0
•••No: 2724.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 113

passed Roll Call # 619 Yeas 93 Nays 16

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9385.0
•••No: 1614.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 1103

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 637 Yeas 73 Nays 37

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7366.0
•••No: 3733.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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