Republican Senator, 3rd Class John McCain introduce new bill S.1403 in the Senate

New bill introduced: A bill to amend the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to establish the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps to place youth and veterans in national service positions to conserve, restore, and enhance the great outdoors of the United States, and for other purposes.

Republican Senator John McCain from the state of AZ, along with ten cosponsors, introduced bill S.1403 on Jun 21, 2017. The bill is mainly related to these subjects Higher education, Outdoor recreation, Minority employment, Department of the Interior, Historical and cultural resources, Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management, Student aid and college costs, Employment and training programs, Indian lands and resources rights, Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations, Veterans’ education, employment, rehabilitation, Disaster relief and insurance, Land use and conservation, Youth employment and child labor, Parks, recreation areas, trails, National and community service and Public Lands and Natural Resources. There is one related bill by Martha McSally titled “21st Century Conservation Service Corps Act of 2017To amend the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to establish the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps to place youth and veterans in national service positions to conserve, restore, and enhance the great outdoors of the United States, and for other purposes..”

Here is a short summary of the bill:
“21st Century Conservation Service Corps Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to replace provisions that established the Public Lands Corps with provisions establishing the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps (21CSC) to: engage youth and veterans in civilian national service positions to conserve, rebuild, and enhance the natural resources, infrastructure, and recreation assets of the United States; increase public access to, and use of, public and tribal land…”
There are currently no amendments. The bill’s cosponsors comes from both parties with 3 Republicans and 6 Democrats supporting it. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Related Bill

  • To amend the Public Lands Corps Act of 1993 to establish the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps to place youth and veterans in national service positions to conserve, restore, and enhance the great outdoors of the United States, and for other purposes., by Martha McSally

John McCain Short bio

John McCain was born on a 1936 in Coco Solo.
John McCain has held a number of positions, including United States senator, United States representative and United States senator.

John McCain’s History in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2017 to Aug 2018 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 92.2 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Indian Affairs, the Select Committee on Intelligence, the Committee on Armed Services and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During this period John McCain missed 45.56% of the votes, sponsored 24 bills , cosponsored 158 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 89.75 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Indian Affairs, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, the Committee on Armed Services and the Select Committee on Intelligence. During this period John McCain missed 2.79% of the votes, sponsored 45 bills , cosponsored 159 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the Senate 113th congress. He voted along party lines 84.66 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Indian Affairs, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Committee on Armed Services and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During this period John McCain missed 4.72% of the votes, sponsored 18 bills , cosponsored 141 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the Senate 112th congress. He voted along party lines 86.65 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 6.16% of the votes, sponsored 30 bills , cosponsored 181 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the Senate 111th congress. He voted along party lines 92.94 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs and the Committee on Indian Affairs. During this period John McCain missed 1.62% of the votes, sponsored 27 bills , cosponsored 131 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2007 to Jan 2009 in the Senate 110th congress. He voted along party lines 88.19 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the Committee on Indian Affairs. During this period John McCain missed 63.93% of the votes, sponsored 22 bills , cosponsored 141 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2005 to Jan 2007 in the Senate 109th congress. He voted along party lines 79.39 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 8.99% of the votes, sponsored 75 bills , cosponsored 152 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2003 to Jan 2005 in the Senate 108th congress. He voted along party lines 84.16 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 1.78% of the votes, sponsored 77 bills , cosponsored 181 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 2001 to Jan 2003 in the Senate 107th congress. He voted along party lines 75.67 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 5.21% of the votes, sponsored 54 bills , cosponsored 121 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 1999 to Jan 2001 in the Senate 106th congress. He voted along party lines 83.12 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 29.46% of the votes, sponsored 102 bills , cosponsored 175 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 1997 to Jan 1999 in the Senate 105th congress. He voted along party lines 83.61 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 3.27% of the votes, sponsored 74 bills , cosponsored 147 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 1995 to Jan 1997 in the Senate 104th congress. He voted along party lines 86.44 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 3.38% of the votes, sponsored 80 bills , cosponsored 118 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 1993 to Jan 1995 in the Senate 103rd congress. He voted along party lines 84.8 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 4.82% of the votes, sponsored 53 bills , cosponsored 201 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 1991 to Jan 1993 in the Senate 102nd congress. He voted along party lines 86.09 percent of the time. During this period John McCain missed 2% of the votes .
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 1989 to Jan 1991 in the Senate 101st congress. During this period John McCain missed 0% of the votes .
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for AZ from Jan 1987 to Jan 1989 in the Senate 100th congress. During this period John McCain missed 0% of the votes .
  • Served as Representative for AZ (district 1) from Jan 1985 to Jan 1987 in the House 99th congress. During this period John McCain missed 0% of the votes .
  • Served as Representative for AZ (district 1) from Jan 1983 to Jan 1985 in the House 98th congress. During this period John McCain missed 0% of the votes .
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