Rep. Peter King
Republican • 2nd District, New York • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 31 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 27 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 105 of 437)
- 377 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 62 of 439) 26 Made Into Law (Ranks 1 of 439)
King was born April 5, 1944 in Queens, New York and graduated from St. Francis College in Brooklyn and attendd the University of Notre Dame Law School. He served in the Army National Guard from 1968 to 1973, was elected to Hempstead Town Council in 1977, and served three terms as Nassau County comptroller from 1981 to 1993.
King is the author of three novels, "Terrible Beauty," "Deliver Us From Evil" and "Vale of Tears." Read More...
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- House Committee on Financial Services
- Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
- Oversight and Investigations
- House Committee on Homeland Security
- Counterterrorism and Intelligence
- Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications
- House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
- Terrorism, Human Intelligence, Analysis, and Counterintelligence
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5620 - First Responder Anthrax Preparedness ActReferred to the Subcommittee Oct 28, 2014 11 Views
To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to make anthrax vaccines and antimicrobials available to emergency response providers, and for ot...
H.R.5619 - LEO Fair Retirement Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2014 3 Views
To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that for purposes of computing the annuity of certain law enforcement officers, any hours wor...
H.R.5515 - Elder Justice Reauthorization ActReferred to the Subcommittee Nov 17, 2014 1 Views
To reauthorize the Elder Justice Act of 2009.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5813 - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Improvement Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Dec 09, 2014 8 Views
To allow for a contract for operation of Melville Hall at the United States Merchant Marine Academy, after receipt of a gift from the United S...
H.R.5770 - Disaster Assistance Recoupment Fairness Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Dec 01, 2014 3 Views
To amend the Disaster Assistance Recoupment Fairness Act of 2011 to extend authority granted to the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Man...
H.Res.755Referred to the House Committee Nov 14, 2014 5 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of American Education Week.
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 energyAye (with 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