Rep. Charles Boustany
Republican • 3rd District, Louisiana • 6th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 36 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 40 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 157 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Charles Boustany Jr. was born February 21, 1956 in Lafayette, Louisiana where he currently resides. He was educated at the Louisiana State University (Bachelors, 1978) and Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans (M.D., 1982). Boustany was a cardiac surgeon in private practice from 1990-2004.
Before his election to Congress in 2004, Charles won an at-large seat on the Lafayette Parish Republican Executive Committee and served through (1996-2001). He was named the Vice-Chairman of Bush-Cheney Victory 2000 Campaign for Lafayette Parish in 2000. Boustany also served on the Board of Directors for the Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce(2001), and the Executive Board of Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce as Vice President for Government Affairs (2002).http://boustany.house.gov/biography.asp Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.928Referred to House Energy and Commerce Feb 12, 2015 21 Views
To repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
H.R.828Referred to the House Committee Feb 10, 2015 0 Views
To amend title 31, United States Code, to clarify the use of credentials by enrolled agents.
H.R.776 - Protect Overnight Delivery ActReferred to House Ways and Means Feb 05, 2015 0 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to create alternative sanctions for technical noncompliance with the Stark rule under Medicare...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1179Referred to House Education and the Workforce Feb 27, 2015 10 Views
To prohibit waivers relating to compliance with the work requirements for the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for n...
H.R.1142Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 6 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent and expand the temporary minimum credit rate for the low-income housing tax credi...
H.R.1026Referred to the House Committee Feb 24, 2015 8 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit the release of information regarding the status of certain investigations.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015