Rep. James Langevin
Democrat • 2nd District, Rhode Island • 8th Term • Sworn In 2001
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 77 of 401) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 401)
- 84 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 69 of 439) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 45 of 439)
Langevin was born on April 22, 1964 in Providence, Rhode Island. He has been unable to walk since 1980, when, at the age of 16, he was seriously injured in an accidental shooting. He uses a wheelchair, and is known as an advocate for people with disabilities.
He was a member of the Rhode Island state assembly from 1988 until 1994 and Rhode Island's Secretary of State from 1995 until 2001. Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 18
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1703Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 2 Views
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to create protected credit reports for minors and protect the credit of minors, and for other purposes.
H.R.1704Referred to House Judiciary Mar 26, 2015 2 Views
To establish a nation data breach notification standard, and for other purposes.
H.R.1631Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 5 Views
To improve, coordinate, and enhance rehabilitation research at the National Institutes of Health.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1600Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 8 Views
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to limit co-payment, coinsurance, or other cost-sharing requirements applicable to presc...
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.1565Referred to the House Committee Mar 24, 2015 9 Views
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit transactions.
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 2025Nay (with party)March 25, 2015