Rep. Trent Franks
Republican • 8th District, Arizona • 7th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 9 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 123 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 179 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 55 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 29 of 440)
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.2922 - Adoptive Family Relief ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 12 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.2662 - Fallen Heroes Family Assistance ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 04, 2015 3 Views
To amend title 37, United States Code, to clarify the situations in which the United States will cover the cost of transportation for next of ...
H.Res.270Referred to the House Committee May 18, 2015 2 Views
Expressing the sense of Congress regarding the Palestinian Authority's purported accession to the International Criminal Court for the purpose...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.2910 - Mexican Wolf Transparency and Accountability ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 3 Views
To ensure the United States Fish and Wildlife Service's Mexican wolf nonessential experimental population 10(j) rule has no force or effect, a...
H.R.2942 - Stop Catch and Release Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 17 Views
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to detain any alien who is unlawfully present in the United States and is arrested for certain c...
H.R.2881 - Small Business Job Protection Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 4 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of applicable large employer for purposes of the employer mandate in the P...
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.Nay (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