Rep. Kyrsten Sinema

COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS

Committee On Financial Services

  • Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance
  • Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations

CAUCUS MEMBERSHIP AND LEADERSHIP POSITIONS

  • Congressional Social Work Caucus
  • Congressional Soccer Caucus
  • AZ Civil Air Patrol
  • Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Caucus
  • Congressional Diabetes Caucus
  • Congressional Travel & Tourism Caucus
  • United Solutions Caucus
  • Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus
  • New Democrat Coalition
  • Womens Policy Inc.
  • Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus
  • Congressional Caucus on Women’s Issues
  • Congressional Caucus on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Congressional Military Sexual Assault Prevention Caucus
  • Congressional Dutch Caucus
  • No Labels

SPONSORED LEGISLATION IN 113TH CONGRESS

H.R. 3387: Classified Veterans Access to Care Act
Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish standards and procedures to ensure that a veteran who participated in a classified mission or served in a sensitive unit while in the Armed Forces may access mental health care provided by the VA in a manner that fully accommodates the veteran’s obligation to not improperly disclose classified information and other purposes.
Introduced: 10-30-13
Co-sponsors: 6
Latest action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health (Veterans’ Affairs)

H.R. 3187: Military Pay Protection Act of 2013
To appropriate such funds as may be necessary to ensure that members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components thereof, and supporting civilian and contractor personnel continue to receive pay and allowances for active service performed when a Government-wide shutdown occurs, and for other purposes.
Introduced: 09-26-13
Co-sponsors: 1
Latest action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation (House Transportation and Infrastructure) and Committee on Armed Services

H.R. 3053: Healthcare for our Heroes Act
Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish scholarships to new participants in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Professionals Educational Assistance Scholarship Program until December 31, 2016 (currently, December 31, 2014).
Introduced: 08-02-13
Co-sponsors: 1
Latest action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health (Veterans’ Affairs)

H.R. 1987: Veterans’ Dignity and Honor Act
To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the amount of benefits payable for the burial and funeral expenses of certain veterans
Introduced: 05-15-2013
Co-sponsors: 2
Latest action: Referred to the House Veteran Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

H.R. 1876: Stability to Ensure the American Dream for Youth Act
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans
Introduced: 05-08-2013
Co-sponsors: 5
Latest action: Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce

H.R. 1424: SEAM Act of 2013
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to expand the qualifying advanced energy project credit by allocating in 2013 $5 billion of grants or tax credit amounts to manufacturers of goods and components (other than for assembly of components) in the United States that are used in alternative energy projects.
Introduced: 04-09-2013
Co-sponsors: 20
Latest action: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means