Rep. Rob Bishop
Republican • 1st District, Utah • 7th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 366 of 439) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 51 of 439)
- 117 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 333 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 283 of 440)
Bishop was born July 13, 1951 in Kaysville, Utah and received a B.A. from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City in 1974. He was a teacher and a legislative lobbyist, and a member of the Utah state assembly from 1979 until 1995. He was speaker of the assembly from 1992 until 1994. Bishop was first elected to Congress in 2002 and reelected in 2004.
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 37
- All-Time: 31,679
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.3764 - Tribal Recognition Act of 2015Subcommittee Hearings Held Oct 28, 2015 8 Views
To provide that an Indian group may receive Federal acknowledgment as an Indian tribe only by an Act of Congress, and for other purposes.
H.R.2710 - Lawful Purpose and Self Defense ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jul 01, 2015 12 Views
To revise various laws that interfere with the right of the people to obtain and use firearms for all lawful purposes.
H.R.1991 - Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act Extension Act of 2015Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No Jun 12, 2015 6 Views
To extend the authority of the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancemen...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.96Referred to the House Committee Nov 19, 2015 30 Views
Condemning Palestinian incitement of violence and reaffirming the special bond between Israel and the United States.
H.Res.532Referred to the House Committee Nov 18, 2015 20 Views
Recognizing the 20th anniversary of the Dayton Peace Accords.
H.R.3917 - Charitable Automobile Red-Tape Simplification Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Nov 03, 2015 7 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the substantiation rules for the donation of vehicles valued between $500 and $2,500.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2270: Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2270 Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story ActAye (with party)November 30, 2015
H.R. 2288: To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2288 To remove the use restrictions on certain land transferred to Rockingham County, Virginia, and for other purposesAye (with party)November 30, 2015
H.R. 4038: American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015
On Passage: H R 4038 American Security Against Foreign Enemies ActAye (with party)November 19, 2015