Rep. Peter King
Republican • 2nd District, New York • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 24 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 25 of 430) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 52 of 430)
- 270 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 58 of 437) 8 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 437)
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.3701 - U.S. Financial Services Global Viability ActReferred to the House Committee Dec 11, 2013 6 Views
To make improvements to provisions of the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 relating to proprietary trading by banking entities.
H.R.3653 - Jobs for Veterans Act of 2013Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 11, 2013 5 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow an increased work opportunity credit with respect to recent veterans, and for other purposes.
H.R.3143 - Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jan 09, 2014 9 Views
To deter terrorism, provide justice for victims, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.505Referred to the House Committee Mar 06, 2014 14 Views
Strongly recommending that the United States renegotiate the return of the Iraqi Jewish Archive to Iraq.
H.R.4139 - American Job Creation and Strategic Alliances LNG ActReferred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2014 19 Views
To promote United States economic growth and job creation and strengthen strategic partnerships with United States allies, and for other purpo...
H.R.4144 - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Board of Visitors Enhancement ActReferred to the House Committee Mar 04, 2014 12 Views
To amend the provisions of title 46, United States Code, related to the Board of Visitors to the United States Merchant Marine Academy, and fo...
Recent Voting History
H.Res. 499: Condemning the violation of Ukrainian sovereignty, independence, and territorial integrity by military forces of the Russian Federation.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended: H RES 499 Condemning the violation of Ukrainian sovereignty, independence, and territorial integrity by military forces of the Russian FederationAye (with party)March 11, 2014
H.R. 3979: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3979 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014Aye (with party)March 11, 2014
H.R. 3474: Hire More Heroes Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 3474 Hire More Heroes Act of 2013Aye (with party)March 11, 2014