Rep. John Carter
Republican • 31st District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 11 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 224 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 75 of 436)
- 161 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 344 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 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: 51
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5143 - Protection of Children Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 17, 2014 22 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 5 Views
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
H.J.Res.85 - National emergency and disaster recovery billRead the second time Oct 07, 2013 2 Views
Making continuing appropriations for the Federal Emergency Management Agency 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 33 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 9 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 6 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. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Nay (with party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 1022: Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1022 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs ActNay (with party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 4411: Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 4411 To prevent Hezbollah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)July 22, 2014