Rep. John Sarbanes
Democrat • 3rd District, Maryland • 5th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 374 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 79 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 304 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 114 of 440)
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.
- Today: 9
- Past Seven Days: 37
- All-Time: 28,146
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.882 - No Child Left Inside Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 29, 2015 3 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 6 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.2722 - Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin ActReferred to House Budget Jun 10, 2015 9 Views
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in recognition of the fight against breast cancer.
H.R.2654 - Pregnant Workers Fairness ActReferred to the Subcommittee Jun 16, 2015 5 Views
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose...
H.R.2493 - Wounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jun 05, 2015 3 Views
To establish a grant program to encourage the use of assistance dogs by certain members of the Armed Forces and veterans.
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