Rep. Trent Franks
Republican • 8th District, Arizona • 7th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 98 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 74 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 24 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Franks was born June 19, 1957 in Uravan, Colorado, a company town and now a Superfund site. He was educated at Ottawa university (Ottawa, Kansas). Trent is a former member of the Arizona House of Representatives. While in the House, he served as Vice-Chairman of the House Commerce Committee and Chairman of the House Sub-Committee on Child Protection and Family Preservation.
In January of 1987, Trent was appointed by the Governor to head the Arizona Governor's Office for Children, which is a Cabinet level division of the Governor's office responsible for overseeing and coordinating state policy and programs for Arizona's children.http://www.house.gov/franks/bio.shtml Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1073Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2015 6 Views
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to secure critical infrastructure against electromagnetic threats, and for other purposes.
H.R.788 - Foreign Earnings Reinvestment ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 05, 2015 2 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a temporary dividends received deduction for dividends received from a controlled foreign ...
H.R.308 - Keep the Promise Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jan 13, 2015 4 Views
To prohibit gaming activities on certain Indian lands in Arizona until the expiration of certain gaming compacts.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1155Referred to House Judiciary Feb 27, 2015 4 Views
To provide for the establishment of a process for the review of rules and sets of rules, and for other purposes.
H.R.1107Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 11 Views
To require the Secretary of the Interior to submit to Congress a report on the efforts of the Bureau of Reclamation to manage its infrastructu...
H.R.1054Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform Feb 24, 2015 10 Views
To amend title 5, United States Code, to extend the basis for the denial of retirement credit, for service as a Member of Congress, to include...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActNay (against party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesNay (against party)February 27, 2015