Rep. Roger Hauck, R-Union Twp.; audio on surprise medical billing legislation

Rep. Hauck talks about his new legislation to protect Michigan residents from surprise medical bills. The bipartisan plan requires medical providers to give notice if their service will result in out-of-pocket costs to a patient, along with a written estimate of those costs. In emergency situations, where consent cannot be given, the patient will still…

Rep. Roger Hauck, R-Union Twp.; audio on House passage of Raise the Age legislation

Rep. Hauck speaks on the House floor Thursday afternoon, prior to House passage of his legislation in a bi-partisan package of bills that would end the policy requiring all 17-year-olds to be treated as adults in Michigan’s criminal justice system. Including 17-year-olds in the juvenile system has been shown to reduce reoffending by 34 percent,…

Rep. Roger Hauck, R-Union Twp.; audio on raise the age legislation

Rep. Hauck speaks in the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday morning on his legislation in a bi-partisan, multi-bill package to raise the age at which individuals are considered adults for the purposes of prosecuting and adjudicating criminal offenses.  The package would also allow 17-year-olds to be treated as minors within the juvenile system in most circumstances. …

Rep. Roger Hauck, R-Union Twp.; audio on tax relief proposal

Rep. Hauck talks about his legislation that allows Michigan families to continue claiming personal exemptions on income taxes in the wake of federal tax reforms being signed into law last month. Rep. Hauck’s bill also increases the state personal exemption from the current $4,000 to $4,300 for the 2018 tax year, with gradual increases reaching…