Representative Andre Carson (1974 - )In Congress 2008 - Present
Legislation Sponsored or Cosponsored by Andre Carson
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H.Amdt.1115 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Description: Amendment sought to prohibit military promotion boards from considering any information from official documents, word of mouth, or in writing on the pursuit of treatment or counseling for mental health or addiction issues and to require this information on this prohibition to be promulgated to current service members. Amends Bill: H.R.4310 Sponsor: Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] (Offered 05/17/2012) Latest Action: 05/18/12 On agreeing to the Carson (IN) amendment (A017) Failed by recorded vote: 180 - 241 (Roll no. 275). (consideration: CR H3113)
H.Amdt.306 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)
Description: Amendment directs the Department of Defense to provide mental health assessments to service members during deployment and, when possible, these assessments should include a review of all past health records originated by the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs. Amends Bill: H.R.1540 Sponsor: Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] (Offered 05/25/2011) Latest Action: 05/25/11 On agreeing to the Carson (IN) amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
H.Amdt.976 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
Description: Amendment directed the Coordinator of United States Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS Globally and the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development to expand their plan for strengthening health systems of host countries by allowing for postsecondary educational institutions, particularly in Africa, to collaborate with United States postsecondary educational institutions and specifically historically black colleges and universities. Amends Bill: H.R.5501 Sponsor: Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] (Offered 04/02/2008) Latest Action: 04/02/08 On agreeing to the Carson amendment (A004) Agreed to by recorded vote: 415 - 10 (Roll no. 156).