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2011 Senate Bill 291: Allow helmetless motorcycle operation (Senate Roll Call 172)
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Passed 24 to 14 in the Senate on March 28, 2012, to repeal the mandatory helmet requirement for a motorcycle operator who is age 21 or older, has been riding for at least two years or passes a safety test, and has a personal injury insurance policy providing at least $20,000 in benefits.
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The vote was 24 in favor, 14 against, and 0 not voting.
(Senate Roll Call 172)

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Against Against
Not Voting Not Voting
 Undecided
Democrat
584258%
415941%
1000%
12 total votes
Republican
653565%
346634%
1000%
26 total votes
Voters
505050%
505050%
1000%
2 total votes

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Allow helmetless motorcycle operation

IN FAVOR

SENATE DEMOCRATS

Anderson (D)Gleason (D)Hopgood (D)Hunter (D)Johnson (D)
Smith (D)Young (D)   

SENATE REPUBLICANS

Brandenburg (R)Casperson (R)Caswell (R)Colbeck (R)Emmons (R)
Green (R)Hildenbrand (R)Hune (R)Jansen (R)Jones (R)
Kowall (R)Meekhof (R)Pavlov (R)Richardville (R)Robertson (R)
Rocca (R)Walker (R)   


AGAINST

SENATE DEMOCRATS

Bieda (D)Gregory (D)Hood (D)Warren (D)Whitmer (D)

SENATE REPUBLICANS

Booher (R)Hansen (R)Kahn (R)Marleau (R)Moolenaar (R)
Nofs (R)Pappageorge (R)Proos (R)Schuitmaker (R) 




SENATE LEGISLATORS ALL VOTES

Y    Anderson (D)  n  Bieda (D)  n  Booher (R)Y    Brandenburg (R)Y    Casperson (R)
Y    Caswell (R)Y    Colbeck (R)Y    Emmons (R)Y    Gleason (D)Y    Green (R)
  n  Gregory (D)  n  Hansen (R)Y    Hildenbrand (R)  n  Hood (D)Y    Hopgood (D)
Y    Hune (R)Y    Hunter (D)Y    Jansen (R)Y    Johnson (D)Y    Jones (R)
  n  Kahn (R)Y    Kowall (R)  n  Marleau (R)Y    Meekhof (R)  n  Moolenaar (R)
  n  Nofs (R)  n  Pappageorge (R)Y    Pavlov (R)  n  Proos (R)Y    Richardville (R)
Y    Robertson (R)Y    Rocca (R)  n  Schuitmaker (R)Y    Smith (D)Y    Walker (R)
  n  Warren (D)  n  Whitmer (D)Y    Young (D)  

Senate Roll Call 172 on 2011 Senate Bill 291

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