House Committee approves Theis plans prioritizing consumer ID protections, implementing national standards

The House Insurance Committee today approved three separate plans authored by state Rep. Lana Theis, of Brighton, strengthening consumer protections, erasing burdensome mandates and adopting national standards within the Michigan insurance industry. In light of significant cyber-attacks throughout both private and public sectors, House Bill 6491 tightens cybersecurity regulations for insurers and increases consumer identity…

State representatives call for impeachment of Judge Brennan

Reps. Theis, Vaupel, Runestad take first step in process State Reps. Lana Theis, Hank Vaupel and Jim Runestad today introduced a House resolution calling for the impeachment of Livingston County District Court Judge Theresa Brennan. If the resolution is approved by the House, an impeachment trial would occur in the Senate. If convicted, Brennan would…

Rep. Theis welcomes Livingston County public safety officials for Sept. 11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Lana Theis, of Brighton, was joined this week by Livingston County Sheriff Michael Murphy (right), Livingston County Undersheriff Jeff Warder (second from left), 2017 Brighton Area Fire Dept. Firefighter of the Year Sgt. Corey Laber (second from right) and Fire Chief of Brighton Mike O’Brian for the Michigan House of Representatives…

Reps. Vaupel, Theis call for resignation of District Court Judge Theresa Brennan

State Reps. Hank Vaupel and Lana Theis, who represent areas of Livingston County in the Michigan House, today jointly announced the need for District Court Judge Theresa Brennan to resign. “A resignation is necessary to maintain confidence in the judicial system in Livingston County,” said Vaupel, of Fowlerville. “Ongoing issues have long put in doubt…

House votes for Rep. Theis plan setting requirements to protect children

Michigan’s children will be protected under legislation approved today by the state House, state Rep. Lana Theis announced. “Although most doctors have the best of intentions in treating their patients, we must do our best to prevent what happened with Larry Nassar’s survivors,” said Theis, a member of the House Law and Justice Committee. “Parents…

Senate advances Rep. Theis plan to protect underage victims of sex crimes

Three-bill package in response to shocking Livingston County case The state Senate today unanimously approved Rep. Lana Theis’ legislation to protect underage victims of sex crimes on school property. The three-bill plan is in response to a recent Livingston County case where a 16-year-old was convicted of criminal sexual charges against multiple victims as young…