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.1078 - Food and Drug Administration Safety Over Sequestration Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 25, 2015 0 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 0 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 Subcommittee Feb 06, 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.181Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 1 Views
Calling for the immediate extradition or rendering to the United States of convicted felon William Morales and all other fugitives from justic...
H.R.1670Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 1 Views
To direct the Architect of the Capitol to place in the United States Capitol a chair honoring American Prisoners of War/Missing in Action.
H.R.1683Referred to the House Committee Mar 26, 2015 2 Views
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the United States Coast Guard.
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