Rep. Chellie Pingree
Democrat • 1st District, Maine • 3rd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 8 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 310 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 436)
- 382 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 51 of 438) 10 Made Into Law (Ranks 236 of 438)
Chellie Pingree was first elected to the Maine State Senate in 1992. Previously she had served on the school board and been the local tax assessor for the town of North Haven, Maine, where she ran a small business. Pingree spent four terms in the Maine Senate, the last two as Senate Majority Leader, before leaving office because of term limits. While a State Senator, Pingree also participated in international delegations for the White House, traveling to Bosnia where she was an election monitor, as well as to Ireland where she worked with women political leaders.<ref name ="website bio">"Biography", Chellie Pingree House Web site. Accessed March 30, 2007.</ref> Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4692 - Coastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 15, 2014 3 Views
To direct the Secretary of Commerce, acting through the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, to conduct coast...
H.R.4020 - Student Loan Forgiveness Tax Repayment Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Feb 06, 2014 60 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow certain discharged student loan debt to be included in gross income ratably over 15 years ...
H.R.2197 - York River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2013Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee Jul 23, 2014 2 Views
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the York River and associated tributaries for study for potential inclusion i...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5435 - Medicare Home Infusion Site of Care Act of 2014Referred to House Ways and Means Sep 10, 2014 16 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of home as a site of care for infusion therapy under the Medicare ...
H.R.5314 - Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 64 Views
To amend title 31, United States Code, to enhance the Federal Government's planning and preparation for extreme weather, and the Federal Gover...
H.R.5345 - RESPONSE Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 1 Views
To establish the Railroad Emergency Services Preparedness, Operational Needs, and Safety Evaluation (RESPONSE) Subcommittee under the Federal ...
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