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Henry Yanez

Democratic — Representative — District 25
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Henry Yanez represents House District 25 in the Michigan House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 248 bills.

2012 59229.88

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  • Capitol Office:

    S0789 Anderson House Office Building
    124 North Capitol Avenue
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 5173732275

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News and Blog Coverage

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 ...

Yanez Bill Would Save State Money on May Special Election

LANSING - State Representative Henry Yanez (Sterling Heights) is introducing legislation that will allow the state to save money in the upcoming May special election by consolidating certain voting precincts. Having fewer precincts would help trim administrative costs communities and the state incur in an election. “We have to be ...

Yanez Responds to Snyder's State of the State Address

LANSING - State Representative Henry Yanez (D-Sterling Heights), in response to Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State Address, said that the Legislature needs to focus on making Michigan’s economy work for everyone. Snyder failed to adequately address the looming budget deficit, caused by massive tax breaks and incentives to ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 4257

    Traffic control; traffic regulation; gross vehicle weight limits; modify to 80,000 pounds. Amends secs. 719 & 722 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.719 & 257.722).

  • HB 4258

    Insurance; no-fault; rates; prohibit premium increase for repair claims based on damages caused by certain road conditions. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 2111f.

  • HB 4233

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

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  • HB 4236

    Vehicles; equipment; use of headlights while operating a vehicle in precipitation; require. Amends sec. 684 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.684).

  • HB 4226

    Economic development; economic development corporations; certified technology park distinct geographic areas; increase. Amends sec. 12b of 1986 PA 281 (MCL 125.2162b).

  • HR 16

    A resolution to urge the House of Representatives to recognize the Michigan Legislative Hispanic Caucus and urge the Speaker to provide it with the same rights, privileges, and responsibilities having been afforded the other recognized caucuses of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Recent Votes

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SB 35

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

Legislator Vote: Yes

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

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

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••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: Yes

•••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: Yes

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

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