Rep. Sanford Bishop
Democrat • 2nd District, Georgia • 12th Term • Sworn In 1993
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 278 of 401) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 401)
- 62 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 157 of 439) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 45 of 439)
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: 33
- All-Time: 31,571
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.482 - Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Mar 02, 2015 6 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 33 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.1683Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 4 Views
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the United States Coast Guard.
H.R.1619Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 6 Views
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the b...
H.R.1594Referred to the House Committee Mar 24, 2015 5 Views
To amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan for milit...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Passage: H R 2 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015Aye (with party)March 26, 2015
H.Res. 173: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes, and providing for proceedings during the period from March 27, 2015, through April 10, 2015.
On Agreeing to the Resolution: H RES 173 Providing for consideration of H. R. 2, Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015Aye (with party)March 26, 2015
H.Con.Res. 27: Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, as Amended: H CON RES 27 Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025Nay (with party)March 25, 2015