Rep. Leonard Lance
Republican • 7th District, New Jersey • 4th Term • Sworn In 2009
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 65 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 48 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 102 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
Lance was born June 25, 1952. He holds a B.A. from Lehigh University, a J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School and an M.P.A. from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. Leonard Lance has faced persistent rumors about his sexuality; suspicions about Lance being gay continue despite his opposition to gay rights. Lance was elected to the New Jersey State Senate in 2001 and re-elected in 2003 and 2007. From 2004 to 2008, he was the Minority Leader of the State Senate.<ref name="Leonard Lance Official Campaign Web site">Leonard Lance Official Campaign Web site</ref> Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1078Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2015 7 Views
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to exempt from sequestration certain user fees of the Food and Drug Adm...
H.Con.Res.15Referred to the House Committee Feb 05, 2015 11 Views
Expressing the sense of Congress that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative postage stamp honoring Admiral Ben Moreell...
H.R.724 - Taxpayer Bailout Protection ActReferred to the House Committee Feb 04, 2015 2 Views
To amend title I of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to impose restrictions on the risk corridor program, and for other purposes.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.131Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2015 9 Views
Supporting the designation of March 2015, as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
H.R.1100Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 17 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for amounts paid by a spouse of a member of the Armed Forces f...
H.Con.Res.17Referred to the House Committee Feb 24, 2015 27 Views
Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act.
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 purposesAye (against 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