PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Steve Johnson of Wayland was ceremoniously sworn into his second term of office on Wednesday by Michigan State Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen J. Markman. Rep. Johnson was joined in the House chambers by his parents Keith and Jodi Johnson. Rep. Johnson represents the 72nd District, which includes Dorr, Leighton, Wayland, and Gaines Townships as well as the cities of Kentwood and Wayland.
Earlier this month, State Rep. Steve Johnson introduced legislation to ensure tractors that comply with the Michigan Vehicle Code and other minimum speed requirements are able to cross the Mackinac Bridge.
Yesterday, State Rep. Steve Johnson testified before the House Ways & Means Committee in support of House Bill 4717, which allows gas cans made, sold and used in Michigan to not conform to federal EPA regulations. The bill was then voted on and passed 7-4.
Today, State Rep. Steve Johnson’s bill to allow Michigan vehicle owners the option to renew their vehicle registration for up to two years was passed unanimously in the House Transportation Committee.