Rep. Charles Boustany
Republican • 3rd District, Louisiana • 6th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 10 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 34 of 401) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 401)
- 54 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 210 of 439) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 45 of 439)
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.1430 - Permanent CFC Look-Through Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Mar 18, 2015 3 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corpora...
H.R.1372 - Home Visiting Extension ActReferred to House Energy and Commerce Mar 16, 2015 4 Views
To amend title V of the Social Security Act to extend the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Programs.
H.R.1218 - Personal Health Investment Today ActReferred to the House Committee Mar 03, 2015 28 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain amounts paid for physical activity, fitness, and exercise as amounts paid for medi...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1683Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 10 Views
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the United States Coast Guard.
H.R.1603Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 11 Views
To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to improve the private treatment of veterans who are victims of military ...
H.R.1610Referred to House Rules Mar 25, 2015 14 Views
To establish biennial budgets for the United States Government.
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 2015Aye (with 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