Rep. Lana Theis, R-Brighton; audio on final passage on legislation protecting underage victims of sex crimes
Rep. Theis talks about final House passage Thursday of her HB 5530, which is part of a three-bill package that requires schools to permanently expel students who are convicted of criminal sexual conduct against another pupil enrolled in the same school district. The plan is a response to a situation that unfolded in Rep. Theis’…
Rep. Theis talks about House passage Thursday of her three-bill package of legislation designed to protect underage victims of sex crimes on school property when they are assaulted by a fellow student. The legislation was prompted by a recent Livingston County case where a 16-year-old was convicted of criminal sexual conduct charges against multiple victims…
Rep. Theis speaks about passage Tuesday by the House Law and Justice Committee of her legislation that would require schools to expel students who are convicted of criminal sexual conduct against another pupil enrolled in the same school district; and prohibit an offender from enrolling in a school building where their victim attends school. The legislation is…
House Insurance Committee Chair Lana Theis, the sponsor of legislation to reform Michigan’s no-fault auto insurance system, talks about the plan moving out of committee Thursday morning and on to the full House, a move she says is significant.
Rep. Theis, the Chair of the House Insurance Committee and the sponsor of HB 5013 to reform the state’s no-fault insurance system, testifies before the Committee Tuesday morning on her legislation, at the start of a day of testimony on the plan.
House Insurance Committee Chair Lana Theis talks about the bipartisan auto insurance reform plan unveiled on Tuesday, saying Michigan residents are paying too much and that she hopes to quickly get started debating the legislation in her committee.
House Insurance Committee Chair Lana Theis talks about an auto insurance townhall meeting she participated in earlier this week in west Michigan.
Rep. Theis talks about her appointment Thursday as Chair of the House Insurance Committee, saying that insurance touches the lives of everyone and is a significant source of jobs in Livingston County.
Rep. Theis talks about the Detroit Schools package approved by the House early Thursday and how staying out of bankruptcy avoids financial issues for every Michigan school district.
In this edition of the Capitol Report, Rep. Theis talks about passage of the state’s 2017 Fiscal Year budget and its impact on state spending, and the completion of the Detroit Public Schools package.
Rep. Theis talks about her vote in favor of the legislative package reforming the public school system in Detroit.
In her regular report from the state Capitol, Rep. Theis discusses civil service reform, operations of the Grand Rapids Veterans Home, legislation affecting auto repairs and constituent outreach in her district.