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John Kivela

Democratic — Representative — District 109
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

John Kivela represents House District 109 in the Michigan House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 369 bills.

2012 35069.0

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  • Capitol Office:

    S1488 Anderson House Office Building
    124 North Capitol Avenue
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 5173730498

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News and Blog Coverage

Kivela Takes Oath of Office

LANSING â�� State Representative John Kivela (D-Marquette) took the oath of office today during the official opening of the 98th session of the Michigan House of Representatives in Lansing. Kivela represents the 109th House District, which comprisesAlger, Luce and Schoolcraft counties and most of Marquette County. “I am thankful that ...

State Rep. Robert Kosowski Names Caucus’s Assistant Whips

LANSING � State Representative and House Democratic Whip Robert L. Kosowski (D-Westland) is pleased to announce his appointees as assistant whips. They are third-term Rep. George T. Darany (D-Dearborn), second-term Rep. John Kivela (D-Marquette) and first-term Reps. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), Frank Liberati (D-Allen Park) andSheldon Neeley (D-Flint). �I�m grateful to ...

State Rep. Robert Kosowski Names Caucus’s Assistant Whips

LANSING � State Representative and House Democratic Whip Robert L. Kosowski (D-Westland) is pleased to announce his appointees as assistant whips. They are third-term Rep. George T. Darany (D-Dearborn), second-term Rep. John Kivela (D-Marquette) and first-term Reps. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), Frank Liberati (D-Allen Park) andSheldon Neeley (D-Flint). �I�m grateful to ...

State Rep. Robert Kosowski Names Caucus’s Assistant Whips

LANSING � State Representative and House Democratic Whip Robert L. Kosowski (D-Westland) is pleased to announce his appointees as assistant whips. They are third-term Rep. George T. Darany (D-Dearborn), second-term Rep. John Kivela (D-Marquette) and first-term Reps. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), Frank Liberati (D-Allen Park) andSheldon Neeley (D-Flint). �I�m grateful to ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • 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 4800

    Legislature; apportionment; citizens redistricting commission; create. Create new act & repeals (See bill).

  • HB 4807

    Elections; voters; valid forms of voter identification; expand to include concealed pistol license. Amends secs. 523, 523a, 761 & 813 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.523 et seq.).

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  • HJR AA

    Legislature; apportionment; independent citizens redistricting commission; create. Amends secs. 2, 3 & 6, art. IV of the state constitution.

  • HB 4791

    Education; school districts; policy regulating social media interaction between students and employees; require school districts to adopt and implement. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1319.

  • HB 4779

    Elections; absent voters; absent voter ballot; allow first-time voters to utilize. Amends sec. 509t of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.509t).

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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