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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 302 bills.

2012 59229.88

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

  • 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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  • HR 91

    A resolution to declare May 2015 as Foster Care Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.

  • HR 88

    A resolution urging the United States Supreme Court to continue its critical role in protecting citizens' rights under the Fourteenth Amendment of the United States Constitution and urging the states to express support for the Fourteenth Amendment.

  • HB 4592

    Weapons; firearms; references in sentencing guidelines; update. Amends secs. 11b & 16m, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.11b & 777.16m). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4590'15

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  • HB 4591

    Weapons; firearms; references to pistol in penal code; update Amends secs. 223 & 232a of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.223 & 750.232a). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4590'15

  • HB 4590

    Weapons; firearms; license or background check for purchase of firearms; require. Amends secs. 2, 2a, 2b, 12 & 14a of 1927 PA 372 (MCL 28.422 et seq.).

  • HR 84

    A resolution to declare May 2015 as Bike Month in the state of Michigan.

Recent Votes

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SB 221

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 183 Yeas 110 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 110100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4555

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 176 Yeas 109 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10999.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4557

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 178 Yeas 109 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10999.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4215

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 181 Yeas 70 Nays 40

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7063.0
•••No: 4036.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4212

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 180 Yeas 70 Nays 40

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7063.0
•••No: 4036.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4558

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 179 Yeas 106 Nays 4

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10696.0
•••No: 43.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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