Rep. Charles Boustany
Republican • 3rd District, Louisiana • 5th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 17 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 110 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 75 of 436)
- 203 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 255 of 439) 13 Made Into Law (Ranks 31 of 439)
Charles Boustany Jr. was born February 21, 1956 in Lafayette, Louisiana where he currently resides. He was educated at the Louisiana State University (Bachelors, 1978) and Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans (M.D., 1982). Boustany was a cardiac surgeon in private practice from 1990-2004.
Before his election to Congress in 2004, Charles won an at-large seat on the Lafayette Parish Republican Executive Committee and served through (1996-2001). He was named the Vice-Chairman of Bush-Cheney Victory 2000 Campaign for Lafayette Parish in 2000. Boustany also served on the Board of Directors for the Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce(2001), and the Executive Board of Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce as Vice President for Government Affairs (2002).http://boustany.house.gov/biography.asp Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5097 - Local Care for Veterans ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 18, 2014 15 Views
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to allow certain veterans to participate in the Patient-Centered Community Care program.
H.R.4875 - Equalizing Transparency for Veterans ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jun 27, 2014 3 Views
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to publish information on the provision of health care by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and ...
H.R.4464 - Permanent CFC Look-Through Act of 2014Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No May 02, 2014 9 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corpora...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5110 - Securing Access Via Excellence for Medicare Home Health Act of 2014Referred to House Energy and Commerce Jul 15, 2014 21 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal rebasing of payments for home health services, as required under the Patient Protect...
H.R.5053 - Expedited Family Reunification Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 10, 2014 22 Views
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompan...
H.R.5014 - Illegal Entry Accountability Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jun 30, 2014 14 Views
To suspend foreign assistance to certain countries related to unlawful migration.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Nay (with party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 1022: Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1022 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs ActNay (with party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 4411: Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 4411 To prevent Hezbollah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)July 22, 2014