Rep. John Mica
Republican • 7th District, Florida • 11th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 428 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 122 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 405 of 438) 9 Made Into Law (Ranks 292 of 438)
Mica was born January 27, 1943 in Binghamton, New York. He was educated at Miami Edison High School, Miami-Dade Community College and the University of Florida. He was a businessman, a member of the Florida House of Representatives and a staff member for Senator Paula Hawkins before entering the House. He is the brother of former Representative Daniel A. Mica.
Mica, a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's Subcommittee on Railroads, is well-known for being an opponent of government assistance to Amtrak. Mica has said, "Amtrak needs major surgery and reorganization" and "Amtrak is not just broken, it is actually bankrupt." http://www.house.gov/transportation/press/press2002/release201.html Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1948 - Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2013Referred to the Subcommittee May 14, 2013 1 Views
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to preserve the authority of each State to make determinations relating to the State's water ...
H.R.1592Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 18, 2013 3 Views
To provide for the conveyance of the David W. Dyer Federal Building and United States Courthouse in Miami, Florida, to Miami Dade College in M...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.107On motion to suspend the rules and agree Jul 30, 2014 7 Views
Denouncing the use of civilians as human shields by Hamas and other terrorist organizations in violation of international humanitarian law.
H.R.5089Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred Sep 09, 2014 16 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Mulford Road in Mulberry, Florida, as the "Sergeant First Class ...
H.R.5063 - ASTEROIDS ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 15, 2014 4 Views
To promote the development of a commercial asteroid resources industry for outer space in the United States and to increase the exploration an...
Recent Voting History
S. 1603: Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: S 1603 Gun Lake Trust Land Reaffirmation ActAye (with party)September 16, 2014
H.R. 5461: Restoring Proven Financing for American Employers Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5461 To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction, and for other purposesAye (with party)September 16, 2014
H.R. 5405: Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5405 To make technical corrections to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to enhance the ability of small and emerging growth companies to access capital through public and private markets, to reduce regulatory burdens, and for other purposesAye (with party)September 16, 2014