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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 615 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

Media

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News and Blog Coverage

LaVoy Reminds Constituents About Free Fishing Weekend

MONROE � State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) is reminding Monroe-area residents that the annual Winter Free Fishing Weekend is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 14, and Sunday, Feb. 15. This weekend, everyone, residents and nonresidents alike, can fish Michigan waters without a license, though all other fishing regulations still apply. �We ...

LaVoy Announces February Schedule for District Outreach

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for February along with a tentative schedule for March. 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 ...

Townsend Retirement Tax Reform Would Prevent Tax Increases on Surviving Spouses

LANSING — Bipartisan backed legislation introduced by State Rep. Jim Townsend (D-Royal Oak), House Bill 4124, would ensure surviving spouses are not subjected to a tax increase as a result of the loss of their loved one. “I view this legislation as resolving an unintended consequence that can occur in ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 4841

    Children; foster care; foster care licensees with state contracts to provide services to all applicants; require. Amends secs. 14e & 14f of 1973 PA 116 (MCL 722.124e & 722.124f).

  • HB 4843

    Controlled substances; penalties; certain minors; exempt from minors using prescription drugs. Amends secs. 7403 & 7404 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7403 & 333.7404).

  • HB 4846

    Weapons; firearms; waiver for certain individuals to carry a concealed pistol in pistol-free zones; expand to include certain members of the military. Amends sec. 5o of 1927 PA 372 (MCL 28.425o).

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  • HB 4842

    Human services; children's services; adoption and foster care licensees with state contacts to provide services to all applicants; require. Amends sec. 5a of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.5a). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4840'15, HB 4841'15

  • HB 4840

    Children; adoption; requirement for adoption licensees with state contracts to provide services to all applicants; provide for. Amends sec. 23g, ch. X of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 710.23g). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4841'15

  • HR 127

    A resolution to declare September 2015 as Kinship Care Month in the state of Michigan.

Recent Votes

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HB 4711

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 294 Yeas 105 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 105100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4709

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 292 Yeas 105 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 105100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4248

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 288 Yeas 105 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 105100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4501

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 291 Yeas 104 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10499.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4250

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 290 Yeas 105 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 105100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4710

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 293 Yeas 105 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 105100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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