Rep. Jim Banks

Representative from Indiana’s 3rd District, Republican

Banks, a Republican, is the representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district and has served since Jan 3, 2017 (next election in 2018) (map).

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Committee Membership

Jim Banks sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Banks sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (100%)

Recent Bills

Some of Banks’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Banks’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 1039: Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017
May 19, 2017. Passed 229/177.
H.R. 1039 amends the federal criminal code to authorize a probation officer to arrest a person, without warrant, if there is probable cause to believe that person forcibly assaulted or obstructed a probation officer while performing their official duties. The bill also would direct the ...
Yea H.R. 1695: Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act of 2017
Apr 26, 2017. Passed 378/48.
This bill would change the appointment process for the head of the U.S. Copyright Office, known as the Register of Copyrights. Currently the Register of Copyrights is hired by the Librarian of Congress (who is the head of the Library of Congress). This bill would ...
Yea 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.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2017 to May 2017, Banks missed 1 of 285 roll call votes, which is 0.4%. This is better than 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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Primary Sources

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