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H.R. 1459 (114th): Democracy Restoration Act of 2015


Cosponsors of H.R. 1459 (114th)

This bill had 57 cosponsors — 57 Democrats — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees*
D Conyers, John [D-MI13] Primary Sponsor
D Cohen, Steve [D-TN9] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee Chair
D Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary Chair
D Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
D Johnson, Henry “Hank” [D-GA4] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
D Cicilline, David [D-RI1] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Jeffries, Hakeem [D-NY8] Mar 23, 2015
Judiciary
D Lieu, Ted [D-CA33] Apr 21, 2016
Judiciary

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* Based on current committee assignments. An original cosponsor was a cosponsor on the date the legislation was introduced. Other cosponsors are shown with the date they joined, or later withdrew.

The table above shows whether the sponsor and any cosponsors are members of any committees that the bill has been referred to, a key predictor of whether this bill will move forward.

Cosponsorship of Other Relevant Legislators

The table below shows whether legislators on relevant committees or cosponsors of relevant bills are the sponsor or a cosponsor of this bill.

Cosponsor? Legislator Committee Assignment(s), Bills Sponsored
Original Cosponsor D Cohen, Steve [D-TN9]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee Chair
Original Cosponsor D Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10]
Judiciary Chair
No R Johnson, Mike [R-LA4]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee Ranking Member
No R Jordan, Jim [R-OH4]
Judiciary Ranking Member
No D Bush, Cori [D-MO1]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No D Garcia, Sylvia [D-TX29]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
Original Cosponsor D Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
Original Cosponsor D Johnson, Henry “Hank” [D-GA4]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No D Raskin, Jamie [D-MD8]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No D Ross, Deborah [D-NC2]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No R Fischbach, Michelle [R-MN7]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No R McClintock, Tom [R-CA4]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No R Owens, Clarence “Burgess” [R-UT4]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No R Roy, Chip [R-TX21]
Judiciary - The Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Subcommittee
No D Bass, Karen [D-CA37]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D Cicilline, David [D-RI1]
Judiciary
No D Correa, Luis [D-CA46]
Judiciary
No D Dean, Madeleine [D-PA4]
Judiciary
No D Demings, Val [D-FL10]
Judiciary
No D Deutch, Theodore “Ted” [D-FL22]
Judiciary
No D Escobar, Veronica [D-TX16]
Judiciary
No D Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA7]
Judiciary
Mar 23, 2015 D Jeffries, Hakeem [D-NY8]
Judiciary
No D Jones, Mondaire [D-NY17]
Judiciary
Apr 21, 2016 D Lieu, Ted [D-CA33]
Judiciary
No D Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA19]
Judiciary
No D McBath, Lucy [D-GA6]
Judiciary
No D Neguse, Joe [D-CO2]
Judiciary
No D Scanlon, Mary [D-PA5]
Judiciary
No D Stanton, Greg [D-AZ9]
Judiciary
No D Swalwell, Eric [D-CA15]
Judiciary
No R Bentz, Cliff [R-OR2]
Judiciary
No R Biggs, Andy [R-AZ5]
Judiciary
No R Bishop, Dan [R-NC9]
Judiciary
No R Buck, Ken [R-CO4]
Judiciary
No R Chabot, Steve [R-OH1]
Judiciary
No R Fitzgerald, Scott [R-WI5]
Judiciary
No R Gaetz, Matt [R-FL1]
Judiciary
No R Gohmert, Louie [R-TX1]
Judiciary
No R Issa, Darrell [R-CA50]
Judiciary
No R Massie, Thomas [R-KY4]
Judiciary
No R Spartz, Victoria [R-IN5]
Judiciary
No R Steube, Gregory [R-FL17]
Judiciary
No R Tiffany, Thomas [R-WI7]
Judiciary
No D Clarke, Yvette [D-NY9]
No D Davis, Danny [D-IL7]
Original Cosponsor D Grijalva, Raúl [D-AZ3]
Original Cosponsor D Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH9]
Original Cosponsor D Lee, Barbara [D-CA13]
Original Cosponsor D McGovern, James “Jim” [D-MA2]
Original Cosponsor D Moore, Gwen [D-WI4]
Jul 12, 2016 D Norton, Eleanor [D-DC0]
No D Payne, Donald [D-NJ10]
No D Rush, Bobby [D-IL1]
Mar 23, 2015 D Schakowsky, Janice “Jan” [D-IL9]
Nov 14, 2016 D Scott, Robert “Bobby” [D-VA3]
No D Thompson, Bennie [D-MS2]
No D Waters, Maxine [D-CA43]
Original Cosponsor D Wilson, Frederica [D-FL24]