Rep. John Sarbanes
Democrat • 3rd District, Maryland • 4th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 8 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 324 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 146 of 437)
- 170 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 356 of 440) 7 Made Into Law (Ranks 414 of 440)
The son of former Senator Paul Sarbanes, John was born and raised in Baltimore. He graduated from from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton in 1984 and Harvard Law in 1988. He clerked for judge J. Frederick Motz on the federal district court before entering into private practice.
He served on the Health Care Pactice at Venable for sixteen years, six of them as chair, representing non-profit hospitals and senior living providers. He now lives in the towson area with his wife, Dina, and three children, who attend baltimore county public schools. He attends the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation in Baltimore, where he has gone since childhood, and is also active at the Bolton Street Synagogue.
- Today: 8
- Past Seven Days: 30
- All-Time: 27,436
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5498 - Primary Care Physician Reentry ActReferred to the Subcommittee Sep 19, 2014 7 Views
To establish a demonstration program to facilitate physician reentry into clinical practice to provide primary health services.
H.R.20 - Government By the People Act of 2014Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Mar 06, 2014 6 Views
To reform the financing of Congressional elections by broadening participation by small dollar donors, and for other purposes.
H.Res.432Referred to the Subcommittee Jan 10, 2014 1 Views
Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the unification of the Island of Crete with the Hellenic Republic and expressing support for designation ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5741 - Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 11, 2014 9 Views
To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require a voter-verified permanent paper ballot under title III of such Act, and for other purpo...
H.Res.737Referred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2014 3 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that performance-based contracts for energy savings are a budget-neutral means to support...
H.Res.730Referred to the House Committee Sep 17, 2014 4 Views
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.
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: Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, 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 (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 ActNay (with party)December 11, 2014