Rep. John Sarbanes
Democrat • 3rd District, Maryland • 5th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 278 of 401) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 7 of 401)
- 47 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 258 of 439) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 45 of 439)
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: 23
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.882 - No Child Left Inside Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 11, 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...
H.R.20 - Government By the People Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jan 23, 2015 2 Views
To reform the financing of Congressional elections by broadening participation by small dollar donors, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1619Referred to the House Committee Mar 25, 2015 23 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.1559Referred to House Ways and Means Mar 24, 2015 16 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of an initial comprehensive care plan for M...
H.R.1548Referred to the House Committee Mar 23, 2015 7 Views
To amend the Clean Air Act to eliminate the exemption for aggregation of emissions from oil and gas sources, and for other purposes.
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 2025Nay (with party)March 25, 2015