Rep. Trent Franks
Republican • 8th District, Arizona • 7th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 134 of 401) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 401)
- 109 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 24 of 439) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 315 of 439)
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.1540Referred to House Ways and Means Mar 23, 2015 5 Views
To terminate the authority to waive certain provisions of law requiring the imposition of sanctions with respect to Iran, to codify certain sa...
H.R.1073 - CIPAReferred to the Subcommittee Mar 12, 2015 5 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 0 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a temporary dividends received deduction for dividends received from a controlled foreign ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1654Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 7 Views
To authorize the direct provision of defense articles, defense services, and related training to the Kurdistan Regional Government, and for ot...
H.R.1658Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 4 Views
To amend title 5, United States Code, to limit the circumstances in which official time may be used by a Federal employee.
H.R.1643Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 13 Views
To promote neutrality, simplicity, and fairness in the taxation of digital goods and digital services.
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 2015Abstain (against 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 2025Aye (with party)March 25, 2015