S.1609 introduced in Senate by Chris Van Hollen (D)

New bill introduced: A bill to amend the Securities Act of 1934 to require country-by-country reporting.

Democratic Senator Chris Van Hollen from the state of MD, along with three cosponsors, introduced bill S.1609 on May 22, 2019.

There are currently no amendments. The bill’s cosponsors are all Democrats. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Chris Van Hollen Short bio

Chris Van Hollen was born on a 1959 in Karachi.

Chris Van Hollen has held a number of positions, including United States representative, member of the Maryland House of Delegates and member of the State Senate of Maryland.

Roles in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for MD from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021 in the Senate 116th congress. He voted along party lines 92.86 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Appropriations, the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, the Committee on Environment and Public Works and the Committee on the Budget. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 0% of the votes, sponsored 14 bills, cosponsored 236 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 3rd Class for MD from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 94.62 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Committee on Appropriations, the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, the Committee on the Budget and the Committee on Environment and Public Works. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 0.67% of the votes, sponsored 21 bills, cosponsored 469 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 8) from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the House 114th congress. He voted along party lines 97.5 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 3.02% of the votes, sponsored 17 bills, cosponsored 424 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 8) from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the House 113th congress. He voted along party lines 95.57 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 1.26% of the votes, sponsored 19 bills, cosponsored 325 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 8) from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the House 112th congress. He voted along party lines 95.17 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 1.81% of the votes, sponsored 12 bills, cosponsored 266 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 8) from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the House 111th congress. He voted along party lines 98.95 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Oversight and Reform and the Committee on Ways and Means. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 1.88% of the votes, sponsored 25 bills, cosponsored 413 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 8) from Jan 2007 to Jan 2009 in the House 110th congress. He voted along party lines 97.72 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Oversight and Reform and the Committee on Ways and Means. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 1.55% of the votes, sponsored 26 bills, cosponsored 630 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 8) from Jan 2005 to Jan 2007 in the House 109th congress. He voted along party lines 95.62 percent of the time. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 0.25% of the votes, sponsored 8 bills, cosponsored 622 bills.
  • Served as Representative for MD (district 8) from Jan 2003 to Jan 2005 in the House 108th congress. He voted along party lines 94.99 percent of the time. During this period Chris Van Hollen missed 0.33% of the votes, sponsored 12 bills, cosponsored 515 bills.
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Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D)