Rep. Sanford Bishop
Democrat • 2nd District, Georgia • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 396 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 260 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 171 of 438) 15 Made Into Law (Ranks 42 of 438)
Bishop was born February 4, 1947 in Mobile, Alabama, was educated at Morehouse College and Emory University, served in the United States Army, and was a lawyer and member of the Georgia House of Representatives and of the Georgia Senate before entering the House. Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 47
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.674Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 10 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that sedentary lifestyles are a public health issue and supporting the designation of a N...
H.R.5112Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 15, 2014 10 Views
To provide eligibility for veterans benefits for individuals who served in the United States merchant marine in the Southeast Asia theater of ...
H.R.4991 - Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 07, 2014 4 Views
To redesignate Ocmulgee National Monument in the State of Georgia and revise its boundary, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.699Motion to reconsider laid Aug 01, 2014 18 Views
Welcoming African leaders to the first United States-Africa Leaders' Summit and African trade ministers to the 13th Forum of the African Growt...
H.Res.684Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 7 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the lif...
H.Res.671Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 16, 2014 2 Views
Recognizing the 100th anniversary of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014