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Dearborn Senator Introduced 2 Pieces of Legislation in 2012

Here's a look at initiatives spearheaded by legislator Sen. Morris Hood over the past year.

Sen. Morris Hood, who represents Dearborn, introduced two pieces of legislation in the state Senate in 2012. He also introduced two amendments during the year.

Hood—whose district covers Dearborn, River Rouge and part of Detroit—is up for reelection in 2013. He has served District 3 for six years as senator.

Here's a look at the bills and resolutions introduced by Sen. Hood in 2012, courtesy of MichiganVotes.org.

Amendments

Sen. Hood was absent for 113 of the Senate's 1,912 votes in 2012. Two senators—Republicans Joe Hune and Torry Rocca—had perfect voting records for the year.

Lee Jacobsen January 03, 2013 at 08:19 PM
Senator Hood missed 113 votes, and the only lobbyists he could find were from the OEM mattress industry? Times are indeed tough. Recycled materials are made into new stuff all the time, trash is big business. I wonder if the vote would have gone the other way if the custom mattress folk had more of a say. Just speculation. Regarding insurance and riding without a helmet, don't you need insurance to ride in the first place, helmet or not? Senator Hood addressed this issue at least 7 times with proposals, are there not more pressing issues? See herehttp://www.michiganvotes.org/2011-SB-291

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