Rep. John Duncan
Republican • 2nd District, Tennessee • 14th Term • Sworn In 1988
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 278 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 75 of 436)
- 235 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 200 of 439) 12 Made Into Law (Ranks 57 of 439)
Duncan was born July 21, 1947, in Lebanon, Tennessee. He graduated from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 1969 with a Bachelor of Science degree and subsequently received a Doctorate of Jurisprudence degree from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. in 1973 and was admitted to the bar that same year. He was an attorney in private practice until he became a state court judge in Knox County, Tennessee, where he served from 1981 to 1988. He also served in the Army National Guard from 1970 to 1987.http://www.house.gov/duncan/biography.htm
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4727Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 21, 2014 4 Views
To enhance interstate commerce by creating a National Hiring Standard for Motor Carriers.
H.R.4237 - Sustainable Water Infrastructure Investment Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Mar 13, 2014 3 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the volume cap for private activity bonds shall not apply to bonds for facilities f...
H.R.4082Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2014 3 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit and to provide such credit for hiring long-term unemploye...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.675Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 23 Views
Supporting the Constitutional authority of the Governors of the States of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California to take action to secure ...
H.R.5083 - Medicare DMEPOS Audit Improvement and Reform (AIR) Act of 2014Referred to House Ways and Means Jul 11, 2014 13 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve audit effectiveness and efficiency in paying for durable medical equipment, prosthe...
H.R.4981 - Amy and Vicky Child Pornography Victim Restitution Improvement Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 21, 2014 6 Views
To amend section 2259 of title 18, United States Code, and for other purposes.
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