Rep. Meerman speaks on the House floor Wednesday, prior to the passage of SB 956, which prohibits the admittance of COVID-19 positive patients to nursing homes from another facility; while developing centralized intake facilities.
Rep. Meerman talks about Tuesday’s rally at the state Capitol to support families still waiting for unemployment assistance to come from the state. The Representative says some families have called the state’s Unemployment Insurance Agency hundreds of times a day for weeks on end, but have never heard back.
Rep. Meerman talks about his legislation in the new, bi-partisan expungement reform package being introduced this week, saying his measure brings needed common-sense to expunging misdemeanor marijuana possession charges.
Rep. Meerman talks about House passage this week of his HB 4119, which makes a small fix in a 2006 law to allow several local libraries in Michigan, including ones in Allendale and Georgetown, to remain eligible for state aid and revenue from fees so they can continue offering the same services.