Filemon Vela sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Agriculture
- House Committee on Homeland Security
Vela sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
International Affairs (100%)
Some of Vela’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5705: To authorize the Attorney General to deny the transfer of firearms and explosives ...
- H.R. 2786: Cross-Border Rail Security Act of 2015
- H.R. 2307 (113th): Working to Address Treaty Enforcement Rapidly for Texas Act
- H.R. 1863 (113th): To require the Secretary of State to submit a report on water ...
- H.R. 583 (113th): Putting Our Resources Toward Security (PORTS) Act
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From Jan 2013 to Jul 2016, Vela missed 54 of 2,385 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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