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Bill LaVoy

Democratic — Representative — District 17
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

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

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

  • Capitol Office:

    N0696 Anderson House Office Building
    124 North Capitol Avenue
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 5173731530



News and Blog Coverage

State Rep. Bill LaVoy Takes Oath of Office at State Capitol

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) was sworn into office on Wednesday at the state Capitol with other members of the 98th Michigan Legislature. The representative is in his second term representing the 17th House District, which comprises Monroe city, Ash Township, Berlin Township, Exeter Township, Frenchtown Township, London ...

LaVoy Announces January Schedule for District Outreach

MONROE � State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for January. 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. LaVoy�s mobile office hours will take place: � ...

Rep. LaVoy Welcomes Legislative Action on Road Funding

MONROE � State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) welcomes the legislative action taken by the Michigan Legislature on road funding. �I don�t think this is the perfect solution, but everyone knows how critical it is that we take steps to repair Michigan�s infrastructure. The key was to work together across the ...

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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

HR 2

Roll Call # 2 Yeas 109 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 109100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HR 3

Roll Call # 3 Yeas 109 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 109100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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
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