Rep. John Sarbanes
Democrat • 3rd District, Maryland • 5th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 346 of 440) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 39 of 440)
- 109 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 314 of 441) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 186 of 441)
The son of former Senator Paul Sarbanes, John was born and raised in Baltimore. He graduated from from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton in 1984 and Harvard Law in 1988. He clerked for judge J. Frederick Motz on the federal district court before entering into private practice.
He served on the Health Care Pactice at Venable for sixteen years, six of them as chair, representing non-profit hospitals and senior living providers. He now lives in the towson area with his wife, Dina, and three children, who attend baltimore county public schools. He attends the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation in Baltimore, where he has gone since childhood, and is also active at the Bolton Street Synagogue.
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- Past Seven Days: 26
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.3680Referred to the House Committee Oct 01, 2015 16 Views
To provide for the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a grant program for co-prescribing opioid overdose reversal drugs.
H.R.3579 - Federal Firefighter Flexibility and Fairness ActReferred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2015 10 Views
To amend section 5542 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that any hours worked by Federal firefighters under a qualified trade-of-time...
H.R.882 - No Child Left Inside Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 29, 2015 0 Views
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to improve environmental literacy to better prepare students for postseco...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.3681Referred to the House Committee Oct 02, 2015 92 Views
To extend and expand the Medicaid emergency psychiatric demonstration project.
H.R.3635 - Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness ActReferred to the House Committee Sep 29, 2015 46 Views
To provide for the compensation of Federal employees furloughed during a Government shutdown.
H.Res.433Referred to the House Committee Sep 22, 2015 22 Views
Expressing support for designation of the week of September 21, 2015, as National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 1839: Reforming Access for Investments in Startup Enterprises Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1839 Reforming Access for Investments in Startup Enterprises Act or the RAISE ActAye (with party)October 06, 2015
H.R. 1553: Small Bank Exam Cycle Reform Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 1553 Small Bank Exam Cycle Reform ActAye (with party)October 06, 2015
H.R. 3457: Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act
On Passage: H R 3457 Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism ActNay (with party)October 01, 2015