Rep. Trent Franks
Republican • 8th District, Arizona • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 22 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 84 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 122 of 437)
- 382 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 57 of 439) 17 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 of 439)
Franks was born June 19, 1957 in Uravan, Colorado, a company town and now a Superfund site. He was educated at Ottawa university (Ottawa, Kansas). Trent is a former member of the Arizona House of Representatives. While in the House, he served as Vice-Chairman of the House Commerce Committee and Chairman of the House Sub-Committee on Child Protection and Family Preservation.
In January of 1987, Trent was appointed by the Governor to head the Arizona Governor's Office for Children, which is a Cabinet level division of the Governor's office responsible for overseeing and coordinating state policy and programs for Arizona's children.http://www.house.gov/franks/bio.shtml Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5709 - Sanction Iran, Safeguard America Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 09, 2014 7 Views
To terminate the authority to waive certain provisions of law requiring the imposition of sanctions with respect to Iran, to codify certain sa...
H.Res.687Referred to the Subcommittee Sep 08, 2014 1 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the President's responsibility to address the border crisis.
H.Con.Res.109Referred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2014 3 Views
Expressing the sense of Congress relating to extending the interim agreement with the Government of Iran regarding its nuclear program.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5814Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 12, 2014 11 Views
To adapt to changing crude oil market conditions.
H.Res.762Referred to the House Committee Nov 20, 2014 5 Views
Expressing support for the goals of National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by promoting national awareness of adoption and the chil...
H.R.5768 - Separation of Powers Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 09, 2014 15 Views
To prohibit the use of funds for granting deferred action or other immigration relief to aliens not lawfully present in the United States.
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: To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, 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