Rep. Webber proposes juvenile justice reforms

‘Raise the Age’ plan treats 17-year-olds as minors in Michigan courts State Rep. Michael Webber today introduced legislation as part of a bipartisan plan to transform the way 17-year-olds are treated in Michigan’s criminal justice system. Michigan is one of just four states in the country to automatically prosecute 17-year-olds as adults when they’re accused…

Rep. Webber takes aim at no-fault reform

Measures address “file and use” practice, independent audit of MCCA State Rep. Michael Webber, of Rochester Hills, today introduced two separate plans to reform Michigan’s no-fault auto insurance system and deliver lower rates for all drivers statewide. Webber hopes his plans will be considered as part of a broader solution to end Michigan’s tenure as…

Residents can meet with Rep. Webber on Jan. 25

State Rep. Michael Webber will host his monthly office hours on Friday, Jan. 25 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Panera Bread, 37 S. Livernois Road in Rochester Hills. “I am thankful for the chance to connect with neighbors and hear about their top priorities,” Rep. Webber said. “I always look forward to learning more…

Rep. Webber to lead House Regulatory Reform Committee

Legislator will chair panel during 2019-2020 legislative session State Rep. Michael Webber of Rochester Hills will chair the House Regulatory Reform Committee for the 2019-2020 legislative term. Webber is currently in his third term representing the 45th House District, which includes Rochester, Rochester Hills and part of Oakland Township. The Regulatory Reform Committee will be…

Rep. Webber: Oakland University project gets boost with state support

A renovation and expansion project for Oakland University’s South Foundation Hall remains on track with the state’s support, Rep. Michael Webber said. A bill that moves the project forward was recently approved by the Legislature and signed into law, with Webber’s assistance. “Oakland University is a vitally important part of our community,” said Webber, of…

Rep. Webber posts perfect voting record for second term

State Rep. Michael Webber finished his second term in the state House with a perfect attendance voting record, taking part in all 1,554 votes during the 2017-2018 session. “It’s an honor to represent the residents of the Greater Rochester area in the state Legislature,” Rep. Webber said. “I take my role very seriously and pride…

Pair of Rep. Webber plans recently signed into law by governor

Proposals address current technology, allow consumer choice Two separate plans authored by state Rep. Michael Webber, of Rochester Hills, making vehicle platooning easier for semi-trucks, and purchasing insurance bundles easier for consumers in Michigan were recently signed into law. House Bill 5749 exempts semi-trucks operating in a platoon from a requirement that they keep a…