Representative Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (1947 - )In Congress 1993 - Present |
Legislation Sponsored or Cosponsored by Sanford D. Bishop, Jr.
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- AMENDMENT1. H.Amdt.108 — 114th Congress (2015-2016) Amends Bill: H.R.2029 Sponsor: Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] (Offered 04/29/2015) Latest Action: 04/29/15 Mr. Dent raised a point of order against the Bishop (GA) amendment (A001). Mr. Dent stated that the amendment sought to strike portions of the bill not yet read. The Chair sustained the point of order. (All Actions)
- AMENDMENT2. H.Amdt.1060 — 110th Congress (2007-2008) Description: Amendment provides 180 days of transitional health care to those service members who separate honorably from active duty and agree to serve in the Guard or Selected Reserve at no charge to the service member. It would offset the cost by cutting $22 million from the Missile Defense Agency. Amends Bill: H.R.5658 Sponsor: Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] (Offered 05/22/2008) Latest Action: 05/22/08 On agreeing to the Bishop (GA) amendment (A015) Agreed to by voice vote. (All Actions)
- AMENDMENT3. H.Amdt.273 — 107th Congress (2001-2002) Description: Amendment authorizes FEMA to establish a minority emergency preparedness demonstration program. Amends Bill: H.R.2620 Sponsor: Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] (Offered 07/30/2001) Latest Action: 07/30/01 On agreeing to the Bishop amendment (A028) Agreed to by voice vote. (All Actions)
- AMENDMENT4. H.Amdt.655 — 105th Congress (1997-1998) Description: Part 1 of the amendment sought to strike language in the proposed article which specifies the people's right to "acknowledge God" and insert language which specifies the people's right to "freedom of religion". \ Part 2 of the amendment sought to strike language in the proposed article that specifies that the Government shall not "discriminate against religion, or deny equal access to a benefit on account of religion" and insert language that specifies "or otherwise compel or discriminate against religion". Amends Bill: H.J.Res.78 Sponsor: Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] (Offered 06/04/1998) Latest Action: 06/04/98 On agreeing to Part 2 of the Bishop amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 23 - 399 (Roll No. 199). (All Actions)