Rep. Gregory Meeks
Democrat • 5th District, New York • 10th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 3 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 331 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 198 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 36 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 29 of 440)
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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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1975 - Securities and Exchange Commission Overpayment Credit ActOrdered to be Reported May 20, 2015 2 Views
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require the Securities Exchange Commission to refund or credit excess payments made to the Com...
H.R.797 - Disaster Assistance Recoupment Fairness Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 06, 2015 2 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 1 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.2916 - Fire Sale Loophole Closing ActReferred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 8 Views
To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to restrict the ability of a person whose Federal license to import, manufacture, or deal...
H.R.2917 - End Purchase of Firearms by Dangerous Individuals Act of 2015Referred to House Energy and Commerce Jun 25, 2015 7 Views
To incentivize State reporting systems that allow mental health professionals to submit information on certain individuals deemed dangerous fo...
H.R.2930 - Long Island Sound Restoration and Stewardship ActReferred to House Natural Resources Jun 25, 2015 7 Views
To amend and reauthorize certain provisions relating to Long Island Sound restoration and stewardship.
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.Aye (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