Rep. Curt VanderWall, R-Ludington; audio on House passage of municipal theater legislation

Rep. VanderWall talks about House passage Wednesday of his HB 4411, would allow the Ramsdell Theater in Manistee to receive a year-round liquor license from the state.  Current Michigan law does not allow municipally-owned theaters, civic centers or civil auditoriums in communities with populations under 9,500 to obtain a liquor license.   Rep. VanderWall’s legislation removes…

Rep. Curt VanderWall, R-Ludington; audio on license plate tab legislation

Rep. VanderWall talks about testifying Tuesday morning in the House Transportation Committee on his HB 4535, which provides a 30-day extension for individuals to apply their license plate renewal tab after they register their vehicle.  Rep. VanderWall says he expects the plan to be reported to the full House next week.  

Rep. Curt VanderWall, R-Ludington; audio on ice shanty legislation in committee

Rep. VanderWall talks about testifying on behalf of his HB 4787 in the House Natural Resources Committee Wednesday.  The legislation gives the Michigan Department of Natural Resources the ability to adjust ice shanty removal dates each year based on weather conditions and allows anglers to choose whether they want to put their name and address,…