Rep. John Carter
Republican • 31st District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 11 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 237 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 165 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 347 of 438) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 194 of 438)
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: 38
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5143 - Protection of Children Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 17, 2014 5 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 13 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 3 Views
Making continuing appropriations for the Federal Emergency Management Agency for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.702Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 9 Views
Affirming that private equity plays an important role in growing and strengthening United States businesses throughout all sectors of the econ...
H.R.5160Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 29, 2014 9 Views
To prevent the expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program unlawfully created by Executive memorandum on August 15, 2012.
H.R.5137 - National Security and Federal Lands Protection ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 18, 2014 8 Views
To modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes.
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.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Aye (with party)August 01, 2014