Rep. John Duncan
Republican • 2nd District, Tennessee • 14th Term • Sworn In 1988
- 11 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 256 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 146 of 437)
- 260 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 204 of 440) 18 Made Into Law (Ranks 159 of 440)
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.Res.724Referred to the House Committee Sep 15, 2014 0 Views
Recognizing the historical links and friendship between Scotland and the United States and respectfully supporting a truly democratic process.
H.R.5337 - Safe Aviation and Flight Enhancement Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 0 Views
To direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to issue regulations to improve flight recorder and aircraft crash location...
H.R.4727Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 21, 2014 2 Views
To enhance interstate commerce by creating a National Hiring Standard for Motor Carriers.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5759 - Preventing Executive Overreach on Immigration Act of 2014Read the second time Dec 09, 2014 34 Views
To establish a rule of construction clarifying the limitations on executive authority to provide certain forms of immigration relief.
H.R.5694 - Contain Ebola and Stop the Epidemic Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Nov 24, 2014 3 Views
To prohibit certain flights from landing in the United States and to prohibit the issuance of certain visas to protect the United States from ...
H.Res.747Referred to the House Committee Sep 19, 2014 4 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that there be support for a referendum on the independence of the Kurdish region of Iraq.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (against party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014