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Theresa Abed

Democratic — Representative — District 71
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014

Theresa Abed represents House District 71 in the Michigan House, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 181 bills.

2010 25082.33
2012 26877.58

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News and Blog Coverage

Capitol Recap for the Week of Sept. 15, 2014

In order to keep you and your neighbors better informed about the legislation we discuss, I am posting the agenda for any scheduled committee meetings at the beginning of the week and an update with any votes that were taken that week in committee or on the House floor. I ...

Capital Area Legislators Introduce School Funding Increase Proposal

State Representatives Sam Singh (D-East Lansing), Theresa Abed (D-Grand Ledge), Andy Schor (D-Lansing) and Tom Cochran (D-Mason) introduced legislation today to raise minimum per-pupil funding from $50 to the original Executive Recommendation of $83. They were joined by Lansing School Superintendent Yvonne Caamal Canul and Okemos School Superintendent Dr. Catherine ...

Capital Area Legislators Introduce School Funding Increase Proposal

State Representatives Sam Singh (D-East Lansing), Theresa Abed (D-Grand Ledge), Andy Schor (D-Lansing) and Tom Cochran (D-Mason) introduced legislation today to raise minimum per-pupil funding from $50 to the original Executive Recommendation of $83. They were joined by Lansing School Superintendent Yvonne Caamal Canul and Okemos School Superintendent Dr. Catherine ...

Capital Area Legislators Introduce School Funding Increase Proposal

State Representatives Sam Singh (D-East Lansing), Theresa Abed (D-Grand Ledge), Andy Schor (D-Lansing) and Tom Cochran (D-Mason) introduced legislation today to raise minimum per-pupil funding from $50 to the original Executive Recommendation of $83. They were joined by Lansing School Superintendent Yvonne Caamal Canul and Okemos School Superintendent Dr. Catherine ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 5852

    Education; public school academies; restrictions on issuing contracts for any new charter schools or approving any new charter school campuses; provide for. Amends secs. 502, 503, 504, 522, 524, 552, 553, 556 & 1311d of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.502 et seq.) & adds secs. 502b, 522b, 552b & 1311n.

  • HB 5832

    Economic development; economic development corporations; certain funds of the Michigan strategic fund; require to be appropriated. Amends 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2001 - 125.2094) by adding sec. 15.

  • HR 414

    A resolution to declare October 2014 as Breast Cancer Detection Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.

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  • HB 5817

    Individual income tax; credit; credit for expenditures by certain school teachers for certain supplies; provide for. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 277.

  • HR 411

    A resolution to declare October 2014 as Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.

  • HB 5804

    Civil rights; general discrimination; sexual orientation and gender identity or expression; include as categories protected under the Elliott-Larsen civil rights act. Amends title & secs. 102, 103, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 209, 302, 302a, 402, 502, 504, 505 & 506 of 1976 PA 453 (MCL 37.2102 et seq.).

Recent Votes

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HB 5419

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 497 Yeas 91 Nays 17

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9184.0
•••No: 1715.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5412

passed by 2/3 vote; given immediate effect Roll Call # 501 Yeas 108 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10899.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5444

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 503 Yeas 108 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10899.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 857

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 504 Yeas 108 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 108100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5097

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 500 Yeas 97 Nays 12

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9788.0
•••No: 1211.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5798

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 498 Yeas 103 Nays 6

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10394.0
•••No: 65.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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