Rep. John Carter
Republican • 31st District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 11 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 227 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 162 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 344 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 107 of 439)
Carter was born November 6, 1941 and raised in Houston. He was educated at Texas Tech University (B.A.) and University of Texas School of Law (J.D., 1969). In 1981, was appointed the judge of the 277th District Court of Williamson County, Texas and was elected District Judge in 1982. Prior to his time on the bench, Carter was in private practice as an attorney.
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- Past Seven Days: 50
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5143 - Protection of Children Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 17, 2014 7 Views
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompan...
H.R.4903 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No Jun 19, 2014 10 Views
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
H.J.Res.79 - Border safety & security billRead the second time Oct 12, 2013 3 Views
Making continuing appropriations for certain components of the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5137 - National Security and Federal Lands Protection ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 18, 2014 17 Views
To modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes.
H.J.Res.118Referred to the House Committee Jul 10, 2014 6 Views
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection ...
H.Res.652Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 21, 2014 1 Views
Condemning the President of the United States and the executive branch of Government for continuous actions that violate the laws and Constitu...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3107: Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3107 Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground ActAbstain (against party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 3202: Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3202 Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment ActAbstain (against party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 935: Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 935 To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposesAbstain (against party)July 28, 2014