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John Kivela (Inactive)

John Kivela no longer serves in the Michigan Legislature.
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

Former Roles

2013-2014
House
2017-2018
House
  • Member (Democrat—109)
2015-2016
House

Sponsored Bills

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  • HJR O

    Elections; voters; bill of rights for voters; establish. Amends sec. 4, art. II & adds sec. 1 to art. II of the state constitution.

  • HB 4476

    Natural resources; funding; land exchange facilitation fund; authorize to be used for certain taxes and assessments on state land. Amends secs. 2134, 2135, 2154 & 51106 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.2134 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4475'17

  • HB 4475

    Natural resources; land acquisition; cap on acreage in northern Michigan; remove, and approve strategic plan. Amends heading of subpt. 1 of pt. 21 & amends secs. 301, 503, 504, 1901, 1903, 2010, 2101, 2104, 2106, 2126, 2130, 2131, 2132, 2136, 40501 & 72118 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.301 et seq.) & adds secs. 2132a, 2137 & 2138. TIE BAR WITH: HB 4476'17

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  • HR 50

    A resolution to urge the Congress of the United States to eliminate the "widows' tax" on the surviving spouses of retired U.S. military service members.

  • HB 4428

    State financing and management; purchasing; automatic renewals of state service contracts; prohibit. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 280b.

  • HB 4424

    Natural resources; hunting; penalties for possession of certain cervid parts killed in another state; increase. Amends sec. 40118 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40118).

Recent Votes

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SB 118

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 86 Yeas 106 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10699.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4064

Roll Call # 83 Yeas 105 Nays 2

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10598.0
•••No: 21.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4215

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 84 Yeas 77 Nays 30

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7771.0
•••No: 3028.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 202

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 85 Yeas 103 Nays 4

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10396.0
•••No: 43.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4313

passed Roll Call # 87 Yeas 60 Nays 47

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6056.0
•••No: 4743.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4063

Roll Call # 82 Yeas 105 Nays 2

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10598.0
•••No: 21.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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