Read our 2017 Report Card for Hice.
Hice is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Hice has sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Jody Hice sits on the following committees:
Hice was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Hice sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (26%) Government Operations and Politics (21%) Crime and Law Enforcement (21%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (11%) Immigration (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%)
Some of Hice’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4467: Strengthening Aviation Security Act of 2017
- H.R. 3739: Presidential Allowance Modernization Act of 2017
- H.Res. 434: Condemning violence against religious minorities in the People’s Republic of China and any ...
- H.R. 2945: Congressional Personal Safety Act
- H.R. 1668: Bureau of Land Management Foundation Act
- H.R. 1364: Official Time Reform Act of 2017
- H.R. 1149: Nuclear Family Priority Act
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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 ...
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.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed 203/224.
From Jan 2015 to Jan 2018, Hice missed 24 of 2,069 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 6 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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