Rep. John Sarbanes
Democrat • 3rd District, Maryland • 4th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 329 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 160 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 358 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.
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- Past Seven Days: 26
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.20 - Government By the People Act of 2014Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Mar 06, 2014 150 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 4 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 House Ways and Means Jul 31, 2014 9 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.R.5239Referred to the House Committee Jul 29, 2014 6 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income any discharge of student loan indebtedness.
H.J.Res.119Referred to the House Committee Jul 14, 2014 20 Views
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014