Rep. John Carter
Republican • 31st District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 171 of 433) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 34 of 433)
- 102 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 337 of 436) 5 Made Into Law (Ranks 52 of 436)
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: 40
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.J.Res.85 - National emergency and disaster recovery billRead the second time Oct 07, 2013 10 Views
Making continuing appropriations for the Federal Emergency Management Agency for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.
H.J.Res.79 - Border safety & security billRead the second time Oct 12, 2013 7 Views
Making continuing appropriations for certain components of the Department of Homeland Security for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.
H.R.3111 - Honoring the Fort Hood Heroes ActReferred to the Subcommittee Nov 06, 2013 14 Views
To declare the November 5, 2009, attack at Fort Hood, Texas, a terrorist attack, and to ensure that the victims of the attack and their famili...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.3789Referred to the House Committee Dec 19, 2013 11 Views
To amend title 10, United States Code, to exempt the retired pay of certain disabled veterans from the reduced adjustment of retired pay and r...
H.R.3790Referred to the House Committee Dec 19, 2013 10 Views
To repeal of annual adjustment of retired pay and retainer pay amounts for retired members of the Armed Forces under age 62.
H.R.3579 - Debt Management Act of 2013Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Dec 04, 2013 8 Views
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to appear before certain committees of the Congress before the United States reaches the debt limit a...
Recent Voting History
H.Res. 441: Providing for the concurrence by the House in the Senate amendments to H.R. 3304, with an amendment.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree: H RES 441 Providing for concurrence by the House in the Senate amendments to H.R. 3304, with an amendmentAye (with party)December 12, 2013
H.J.Res. 59: Budget agreement bill
On Motion to Recede and Concur in the Senate Amendment with Amendment: H J RES 59 Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposesAye (with party)December 12, 2013
On Approving the JournalAye (with party)December 12, 2013