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John Kivela

Democratic — Representative — District 109
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  • 2013-2014

John Kivela represents House District 109 in the Michigan House, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 266 bills.

2012 35069.0

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News and Blog Coverage

House Dems Introduce Accountability and Transparency Package

The Michigan House Democrats introduced a package of bills today aimed at enforcing accountability and transparency in the state contract process. The legislation was introduced following several reports of fraud and abuse by Aramark, a private company under contract with the state to provide food services in Michigan prisons. �My ...

House Dems Introduce Accountability and Transparency Package

The Michigan House Democrats introduced a package of bills today aimed at enforcing accountability and transparency in the state contract process. The legislation was introduced following several reports of fraud and abuse by Aramark, a private company under contract with the state to provide food services in Michigan prisons. �My ...

House Dems Introduce Accountability and Transparency Package

The Michigan House Democrats introduced a package of bills today aimed at enforcing accountability and transparency in the state contract process. The legislation was introduced following several reports of fraud and abuse by Aramark, a private company under contract with the state to provide food services in Michigan prisons. �My ...

House Dems Introduce Accountability and Transparency Package

The Michigan House Democrats introduced a package of bills today aimed at enforcing accountability and transparency in the state contract process. The legislation was introduced following several reports of fraud and abuse by Aramark, a private company under contract with the state to provide food services in Michigan prisons. �My ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 5963

    Traffic control; speed restrictions; speed limit law; modify to exclude certain pickup trucks from posted speed limit and to exclude certain speed limit violations from master driving record. Amends secs. 721 & 732 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.721 & 257.732).

  • HB 5968

    Energy; alternative sources; programs for electric generation by customers; expand. Amends title, heading of pt. 5 & secs. 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 39, 45, 49, 173, 175, 177 & 179 of 2008 PA 295 (MCL 460.1003 et seq.).

  • HR 430

    A resolution to urge the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to reverse its recent acceptance of the Midcontinent Independent System Operator’s proposed system support resource cost allocation tariff that would allocate approximately 99.5 percent of costs to utility customers in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and to divide the costs in a more equitable manner

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  • HB 5913

    Transportation; other; reference to motor bus transportation act; revise to commercial passenger transportation act in 2012 PA 341. Amends sec. 1 of 2012 PA 341 (MCL 474.31). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5908'14

  • HB 5891

    State financing and management; purchasing; procurement contract for services cancellation protocols; establish. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 280.

  • HCR 37

    A concurrent resolution to urge the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to reverse its recent acceptance of the Midcontinent Independent System Operator’s proposed system support resource cost allocation tariff that would allocate approximately 99.5 percent of costs to utility customers in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and to divide the costs in a more equitable manner.

Recent Votes

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HB 5513

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 593 Yeas 106 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 106100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5825

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 584 Yeas 107 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 107100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5680

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 588 Yeas 106 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 106100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4480

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 573 Yeas 107 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 107100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5679

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 587 Yeas 106 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 106100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 781

passed Roll Call # 577 Yeas 92 Nays 15

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9285.0
•••No: 1514.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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