Jarman was the representative for Oklahoma’s 5th congressional district and was most recently a Republican (1975-1976) and previously a Democrat (1951-1975). He served from 1951 to 1976.
Jarman 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 at least about half 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).
Jarman sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Private Legislation (21%) Transportation and Public Works (17%) Agriculture and Food (12%) Commerce (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Labor and Employment (8%) Economics and Public Finance (8%) Law (8%)
Some of Jarman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Con.Res. 633 (94th): Concurrent resolution setting forth the standards and rights of foster children.
- H.R. 11545 (94th): A bill for the relief of Richard A. S. Moore.
- H.R. 7756 (94th): Broadcast License Renewal Act
- H.R. 17432 (93rd): A bill for the relief of Ammeneh Amir-Bagheri.
- H.Res. 1405 (93rd): Resolution expressing the concern of the House of Representatives with respect to ...
- H.R. 16876 (93rd): A bill to repeal the Occupational Safety and Health Act.
- H.J.Res. 1076 (93rd): Joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States ...
From Jan 1951 to Oct 1976, Jarman missed 487 of 5,636 roll call votes, which is 8.6%. This is on par with the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GovInfo.gov, for sponsored bills