Rep. Gregory Meeks
Democrat • 5th District, New York • 10th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 278 of 401) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 401)
- 100 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 34 of 439) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 45 of 439)
Meeks was born September 25, 1953 in East Harlem, New York City and raised in a housing project. He attended Adelphi University and obtained a degree in Law from Howard University. He worked as an Assistant District Attorney and Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York before joining the Investigations Commission to investigate official misconduct and organized crime. He was Supervising Judge for the New York State Workers Compensation System before being elected to the New York State Assembly in 1992.
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- Past Seven Days: 28
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.797 - Disaster Assistance Recoupment Fairness Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 0 Views
To authorize the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to waive certain debts owed to the United States related to disaster...
H.R.798 - Responsible Skies Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 0 Views
To amend the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 to prohibit the flying of unmanned recreational aircraft near commercial airports.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1683Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 2 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 5 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.1579Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Mar 24, 2015 4 Views
To establish United States embassies with consular services in the five countries in the Caribbean with which the United States has diplomatic...
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