Read our 2016 Report Card for LaMalfa.
Our unique analysis of the bills LaMalfa has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). LaMalfa is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Doug LaMalfa sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Natural Resources
- House Committee on Agriculture
- House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
LaMalfa was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.R. 2212 (114th): To take certain Federal lands located in Lassen County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Susanville Indian Rancheria, and for other purposes.
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
LaMalfa sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Native Americans (21%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (21%) Finance and Financial Sector (13%) Water Resources Development (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Environmental Protection (8%)
Some of LaMalfa’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 1891: Safe Agriculture Production Act of 2017
- H.R. 1873: Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act
- H.R. 1491: Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Land Affirmation Act of 2017
- H.R. 1269: Sacramento Valley Water Storage and Restoration Act
- H.R. 1241: American Food for American Schools Act of 2017
- H.R. 289: GO Act
- H.Res. 731 (114th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that mandates imposed on ...
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H.R. 863: To facilitate the addition of park administration at the Coltsville National Historical Park, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2017. Passed 369/42.
H.R. 4889: Kelsey Smith Act
May 23, 2016. Failed 229/158.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed 312/119.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed 218/208.
This vote made H.R. 2146 the vehicle for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. H.R. 2146 was originally introduced as a bill to address issues with retirement funds of federal law enforcement officers and firefighters. ...
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed 338/88.
The USA Freedom Act (H.R. 2048, Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection of ...
H.R. 83 (113th): Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015
Dec 11, 2014. Passed 219/206.
This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December 11, 2014 and by the Senate on December 13, 2014. The bill was originally introduced on January 3, 2013 by ...
H.J.Res. 124 (113th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015
Sep 17, 2014. Passed 319/108.
H.R. 5029 (113th): International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2014
Jul 14, 2014. Passed 346/41.
From Jan 2013 to Apr 2017, LaMalfa missed 72 of 2,752 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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