Rep. Wozniak: Driver’s licenses for illegals devalues American citizenship

Lawmaker responds to the governor’s latest policy push   State Rep. Doug Wozniak, of Shelby Township, voiced his opposition today to Gov. Whitmer’s latest policy push to issue driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants. According to Wozniak, this policy is against state law and he has vowed to fight against any legislation proposing a change. “Issuing…

Rep. Wozniak announces local conversation hours

State Rep. Doug Wozniak announced his next set of local conversation hours to be held July 19 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Washington Grill, 64400 Van Dyke Road in Washington Township. “Meeting regularly with constituents helps me better represent our community in Lansing,” Wozniak said. “I encourage anyone with thoughts or concerns to…

Rep. Wozniak announces summer reading contest for area students

State Rep. Doug Wozniak announced today he is partnering with several local libraries on a summer reading contest for local elementary school students. Children are encouraged to read as many books as they can through August. Students or parents should record the titles of books read along with the number of pages on a bookmark…

Rep. Wozniak: Leaving no stone unturned on no-fault reform

Lawmaker targets unlimited PIP option under introduced legislation In an effort to promote best-in-the-nation no-fault car insurance benefits, state Rep. Doug Wozniak today introduced bipartisan legislation making the unlimited personal injury protection (PIP) coverage option more affordable and attractive to Michigan drivers. Under the proposal, insurers will be able to offer options with higher deductibles…

Rep. Wozniak votes to deliver guaranteed savings to Macomb County drivers

House approves long-overdue bipartisan no-fault solution State Rep. Doug Wozniak of Shelby Township today joined House colleagues in approving a bipartisan plan to deliver guaranteed rate relief for drivers across the state. The House overwhelmingly voted to approve legislation guaranteeing lower rates by giving drivers more choice on personal injury protection (PIP) coverage, stopping price…

Rep. Wozniak reminds Macomb County residents of new firework laws

As Memorial Day nears and the start of the summer holiday season begins, state Rep. Doug Wozniak today reminds Macomb County residents of new state firework laws. “There are recent changes in state law that affect when Michigan families can celebrate with fireworks starting Memorial Day weekend,” said Wozniak, of Shelby Township. “It’s important people…

Rep. Wozniak continues fight to protect the unborn in Michigan

State Rep. Douglas Wozniak, with his Michigan House colleagues, today approved a plan to protect a mother and child from a dismemberment abortion. A dismemberment abortion, or “dilation and evacuation” (D&E), is an abortion in which a health care worker intentionally uses an instrument, device, or object to dismember a living fetus out of a…

State Rep. Wozniak: Need for federal guidelines on PFAS more important than ever

State Rep. Douglas Wozniak reacted to recent reports that Michigan leads the nation in PFAS contamination sites, saying the reports highlights the diligence of the state’s investigation efforts as well as the pressing need for science-based guidance at the federal level. “While we have led the nation in investigating and contain courses of PFAS contamination,…

House overwhelmingly approves Rep. Wozniak’s plan to ‘Raise the Age’

Legislation ends policy requiring 17-year-olds to be treated as adults in court State Rep. Doug Wozniak’s plan to end the policy requiring all 17-year-olds to be treated as adults in Michigan’s criminal justice system today was overwhelmingly approved by the Michigan House. Wozniak, who sponsored the plan alongside a bipartisan group of his colleagues, said…

Rep. Wozniak supports plan to combat state psych worker shortage

Retired psych employees returning to work will keep pensions State Rep. Doug Wozniak today voted in support of a House plan to combat the ongoing shortage of psychiatry workers in Michigan. The issue was brought to the Legislature’s attention last term during the House C.A.R.E.S. Task Force statewide tour, which aimed to find ways to…

Rep. Wozniak: ‘Raise the Age’ reforms approved by House committee

Plan ends policy requiring 17-year-olds to be treated as adults in court The House Judiciary Committee today unanimously approved state Rep. Doug Wozniak’s plan to improve the way 17-year-olds are treated in Michigan’s criminal justice system. Wozniak, who sponsored the plan alongside a bipartisan group of his colleagues, said Michigan is one of just four…