Rep. Sanford Bishop
Democrat • 2nd District, Georgia • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 374 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 125 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 149 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 114 of 440)
Bishop was born February 4, 1947 in Mobile, Alabama, was educated at Morehouse College and Emory University, served in the United States Army, and was a lawyer and member of the Georgia House of Representatives and of the Georgia Senate before entering the House. Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 53
- All-Time: 32,153
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.482 - Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act of 2015Subcommittee Hearings Held Jun 16, 2015 3 Views
To redesignate Ocmulgee National Monument in the State of Georgia and revise its boundary, and for other purposes.
H.R.333 - Disabled Veterans Tax Termination ActReferred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 31 Views
To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 5...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.2922 - Adoptive Family Relief ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 9 Views
To amend the section 221 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide relief for adoptive families from immigrant visa fees in certain si...
H.R.2875 - Law Enforcement Trust and Integrity Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 2 Views
To encourage greater community accountability of law enforcement agencies, and for other purposes.
H.R.2880 - Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 0 Views
To redesignate the Martin Luther King, Junior, National Historic Site in the State of Georgia, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015