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Meekhof, Arlan B. (R)

State Senator District 30
Office: S-106 Capitol Building
Term: Final
Phone: (517) 373-6920
Email: senameekhof@senate.michigan.gov
Home Address: 12596 Retreat Drive, Grand Haven, MI 49417
Website: http://www.senatorarlanmeekhof.com/
Seat Number: 38
Standing Committees: Government Operations(C), Legislative Council(C), Senate Fiscal Agency Governing Board
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

CB - Capitol Building,  FB - Farnum Building,  HOB - House Office Building 


POLITICAL CAREER

Senator Meekhof served two terms in the Michigan House the last as Assistant Minority Leader and Minority Vice Chair of the Great Lakes & Environment Committee. Meekhof has also served as an Olive Township Supervisor.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Prior to becoming a senator, Meekhof served four years in the Michigan House of Representatives in the 89th District from 2007-2010.

EDUCATION

Davenport College

PERSONAL

Sen. Meekhof was born Nov. 28, 1959 in Grand Haven and was adopted April 8, 1960 by Sidney and Ethel Meekhof. He is the eldest of four adopted children. Arlan has lived in Olive Township with his wife Barb for more than 25 years. They also have three adult children-Adrian, Rich, and Meredith. The Meekhofs are very blessed with two granddaughters.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Craig Ryan
cryan@senate.michigan.gov

Additional Information


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Legislative Leaders Nearing Deal With Unions On OPEB (11-29-2017)

Communities Have 20 Years To 'Get The Lead Out' Under DEQ Rules (11-29-2017)

Marleau Hands DHHS Subcommittee Gavel To MacGregor (11-29-2017)

Whitmer Ties Opioid Crisis To Repealing Drug Immunity Law (11-28-2017)

GOP Senators Staying Neutral On Governor's Race (11-28-2017)

Smoking On Bar Patios Issue Being Relit (11-22-2017)

Marijuana Coalition Submits 365,000 Signatures To Bureau of Elections (11-20-2017)

Marijuana Coalition Submits 365,000 Signatures To Bureau of Elections (11-20-2017)

Bits and Tidbits (11-17-2017)

Gun Training Firm Touts Letting Districts Decide On Armed School Staff (11-17-2017)

Gun Training Firm Touts Letting Districts Decide On Armed School Staff (11-17-2017)

SBE Stays Holstered On Guns In Schools (11-14-2017)

Gun Bills Exit Senate Chamber With Verbal Bangs (11-08-2017)

Panel Passes Bills To Allow Guns In Gun Free Zones (11-08-2017)

What's Next On No-Fault (11-06-2017)

What's Next On No-Fault (11-06-2017)

Meekhof Taking Up Concealed Carry Bills (11-06-2017)

Prevailing Wage Repealers Say They've Submitted 380K Signatures (11-03-2017)

Speaker's Auto Insurance Reform Falls By 10 Votes (11-03-2017)

Press Releases

Afendoulis and MacGregor ask for DEQ assistance in Plainfield Township upgradesRegistration open for winter BOW program in Marquette CountyMichigan Senate approves Rep. Hughes bill to increase safety for kids on school busesPeters Provisions in Defense Bill Signed into LawHolland Christian HS Student David Reidsma Wins 2017 Congressional App Challenge

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