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Bill LaVoy

Democratic — Representative — District 17
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  • 2013-2014

Bill LaVoy represents House District 17 in the Michigan House, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 406 bills.

2012 29265.0

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News and Blog Coverage

LaVoy Opposes Ineffective Road Funding Plan

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) stands ready to support critical road funding for Michiganâ��s crumbling infrastructure, but not at the expense of local governments and schools. Yesterday, House Republicans brought a road funding plan to the floor that would repeal the 6 percent sales tax on gasoline and ...

LaVoy Announces October Schedule for District Outreach

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for October. LaVoy invites residents to join him to discuss their thoughts and ideas about how he can best represent and address the needs of his constituents. LaVoyâ��s mobile office hours will take place: Monday, ...

LaVoy Highlights Celebration of French-Canadian Heritage in MI

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) is proud to celebrate Oct. 3 as French-Canadian Heritage Day and September 29th through October4th as French-Canadian Heritage week in Michigan. LaVoy offered a resolution, which his colleagues adopted earlier this year, honoring the shared heritage and continued relationship between Michigan and French-Canadians. ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 5975

    Courts; juries; jurors; expand juror qualification criteria to include certain felons who have completed their terms of imprisonment and parole. Amends sec. 1307a of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.1307a).

  • HB 5976

    Insurance; health; coverage for hearing aids for children under 18 years old; provide for. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 3406t.

  • HR 432

    A resolution to declare November 2014 as Alzheimer's Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.

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  • HB 5971

    Labor; sexual harassment; confidentiality of sexual harassment victim's identity; require. Amends sec. 602 of 1976 PA 453 (MCL 37.2602).

  • HB 5973

    Civil procedure; statute of limitations; sexual harassment tort claims; increase statute of limitations. Amends sec. 5805 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.5805).

  • HB 5972

    Labor; sexual harassment; time limits for filing a sexual harassment complaint with the Michigan department of civil rights; establish minimum filing period. Amends sec. 601 of 1976 PA 453 (MCL 37.2601).

Recent Votes

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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