Read our 2016 Report Card for Noem.
Our unique analysis of the bills Noem has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Noem is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Kristi Noem sits on the following committees:
Noem was the primary sponsor of 4 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 291 (113th): Black Hills Cemetery Act
- H.R. 2227 (113th): To improve the response to and prevention of sexual assaults involving members of the Armed Forces.
- H.R. 1607 (113th): Livestock Disaster Protection Act
- H.R. 686 (113th): Protect our Prairies Act
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.
Noem sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (21%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (19%) Agriculture and Food (16%) Native Americans (12%) Taxation (12%) Education (9%) Water Resources Development (7%) Government Operations and Politics (5%)
Some of Noem’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 1173: Medicare Mental Health Access Act
- H.R. 631: Death Tax Repeal Act of 2017
- H.R. 337: Black Hills National Cemetery Boundary Expansion Act
- H.R. 246: To repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient ...
- H.R. 6028 (114th): RESPECT Act
- H.R. 6029 (114th): Prescribed Burn Approval Act of 2016
- H.R. 5871 (114th): Spearfish Canyon and Bismarck Lake Land Exchange Act
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H.R. 719: Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016
Sep 30, 2015. Passed 277/151.
This was a vote to agree to the provisions to keep the government funded through December 11, 2015 that the Senate had added in a previous vote. With this vote, the House approved the Senate's changes to the bill, with the government funding provisions, sending ...
H.R. 2393: Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015
Jun 10, 2015. Passed 300/131.
The Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015 would repeal the requirement for meat products to be labeled with their country of origin. Currently meat products must include information on where the animal was bred, raised, and slaughtered. The Canadian government filed a complaint ...
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.J.Res. 117 (112th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013
Sep 13, 2012. Passed 329/91.
H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Jun 23, 2011. Passed 304/117.
The Leahy–Smith America Invents Act (AIA) is a United States federal statute that was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Barack Obama on September 16, 2011. The law represents the most significant change to the U.S. patent system since 1952, and ...
H.R. 2112 (112th): Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012
Jun 16, 2011. Passed 217/203.
From Jan 2011 to Mar 2017, Noem missed 123 of 4,341 roll call votes, which is 2.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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