Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Legislation intended to stem meth production introduced by 109th District State Representative John Kivela in June, recently passed in the State Senate.
The Marquette Democrat joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to discuss this legislation and more.
His bill amends the Michigan Penal Code to include a provision for racketeering involving illegal meth production.
Kivela’s bill is part of a greater legislative effort to prevent the illegal production and distribution of meth in Michigan, including a new meth offender registry which will block sales of products containing pseudoephedrine for individuals appearing on the registry.
He also talked about a sereis of legislative successes he has had over his term and looked ahead to the remainder of the legislative session this year.