News From Rep. Chirkun

Monday, January 9, 2017
 LANSING – State Rep. John Chirkun (D-Roseville) announced today that Gov. Rick Snyder has signed into law his bill increasing protections for vulnerable adults. Public Act 480 of 2016 (House Bill 5422) allows a person who abuses a vulnerable adult to be charged if that person knowingly or intentionally commits an act that poses an unreasonable risk, harm or injury to a vulnerable adult, regardless of whether physical harm results.

 “We need to be...

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

      

LANSING – State Rep. John Chirkun (D-Roseville) testified before the Michigan Strategic Fund (MSF) today in support of a tax incentive for Lipari Foods to allow them to construct a 252,000 square foot freezer, warehouse and truck terminal in Warren that will also contain a USDA-approved production space for food processing and other light food manufacturing. The project is expected to result in a total capital investment of $39.4 million and create...

State Rep. John Chirkun (D-Roseville) testifies before the Michigan Strategic Fund at their Dec. 20, 2016 meeting in Lansing in support of a Lipari Foods project in Warren.
Thursday, December 15, 2016

LANSING – State Rep. John Chirkun (D-Roseville) said today that he is pleased the Michigan Senate has unanimously approved his bill making it easier to charge people who have committed vulnerable adult abuse and he hopes that the Governor will sign the bill into law. Chirkun’s bill, House Bill 5422, is a reintroduction of HB 4550, which was introduced by former state Representative Derek Miller. HB 5422 was approved late last night.

“Vulnerable adult and...

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

ROSEVILLE - State Representative John Chirkun (D-Roseville) invites residents to join him for a cup of coffee and conversation at his upcoming coffee hours.  Chirkun will hold his next coffee hours on:

  • Monday, Oct. 17 from 9 to 10 a.m. at Lori’s Café, 15188 E. 13 Mile Road in Warren.

Residents can also contact the representative at (517) 373-0854 or send an email to JohnChirkun@house.mi.gov with any questions or concerns. Chirkun also encourages residents...

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

LANSING — State Representative John Chirkun (D-Roseville) thanked his colleagues in the Michigan House of Representatives today for the passage of his bill, House Bill 5422, which makes it easier to charge people who have committed vulnerable adult abuse. House Bill 5422 is a reintroduction of HB 4550, which was introduced by former state Representative Derek Miller.

“I thank my colleagues for their quick action on this bill, and I thank my former colleague, Derek Miller,...

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