Rep. John Sarbanes
Democrat • 3rd District, Maryland • 4th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 332 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 162 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 360 of 438) 6 Made Into Law (Ranks 397 of 438)
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: 9
- Past Seven Days: 30
- All-Time: 26,992
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.20 - Government By the People Act of 2014Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Mar 06, 2014 34 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 5 Views
Recognizing the 100th anniversary of the unification of the Island of Crete with the Hellenic Republic and expressing support for designation ...
H.R.3139 - Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Reauthorization ActReferred to the Subcommittee Sep 27, 2013 3 Views
To amend the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to provide for the reauthorization of the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5364 - CHIP Extension and Improvement Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 116 Views
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.
H.Res.707Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 13 Views
Condemning all forms of anti-Semitism and rejecting attempts to justify anti-Jewish hatred or violent attacks as an acceptable expression of d...
H.R.5239Referred to the House Committee Jul 29, 2014 2 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income any discharge of student loan indebtedness.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5108: To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5108 To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)September 15, 2014
H.R. 5161: Enhance Labeling, Accessing, and Branding of Electronic Licenses Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5161 E-LABEL ActAye (with party)September 11, 2014
H.R. 3522: Employee Health Care Protection Act of 2013
On Passage: H R 3522 To authorize health insurance issuers to continue to offer for sale current group health insurance coverage in satisfaction of the minimum essential health insurance coverage requirement, and for other purposesNay (with party)September 11, 2014