H.R. 4954 - SAFE Port Act

Emergency management. 109th Congress (2005-2006) View bill details
Sponsor:
Summary:
To improve maritime and cargo security through enhanced layered defenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
111 proposed amendments. 60 accepted. 5 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on September 14, 2006.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 98 voted NO: 0
2 voted present/not voting

SAFE Port Act

H.R. 4954 — 109th Congress (2005–2006)

Summary
To improve maritime and cargo security through enhanced layered defenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
To improve maritime and cargo security through enhanced layered defenses, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Internet Gambling bill
  • Port Security bill
  • SAFE Port Act
  • Security and Accountability For Every Port Act
  • SAFE Port Act
  • Security and Accountability For Every Port Act
  • Port Security Improvement Act of 2006
  • IP-Enabled Voice Communication and Public Safety Act of 2006
  • Public Transportation Terrorism Prevention Act of 2006
  • Rail Security Act of 2006
  • Transportation Security Improvement Act of 2006
  • Warning, Alert, and Response Network Act
  • SAFE Port Act
  • Security and Accountability For Every Port Act of 2006
  • Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006
  • Warning, Alert, and Response Network Act
Sponsor
Daniel Lungren
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Emergency management
  • Administrative procedure
  • Administrative remedies
  • Armed forces
  • Budgets
  • Business
  • Business records
  • Canada
  • Civil liberties
  • Classified defense information
  • Coast guard
  • Computer security measures
  • Computer software
  • Congress
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Containerization
  • Cost accounting
  • Cost effectiveness
  • Criminal justice
  • Criminal justice information
  • Customs administration
  • Data banks
  • Defense policy
  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Dubai Ports World aftermath legislation
  • Economic assistance
  • Electronic data interchange
  • Electronic government information
  • Equipment and supplies
  • Executive departments
  • Executive reorganization
  • Exports
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • Federal advisory bodies
  • Federal aid to law enforcement
  • Federal aid to transportation
  • Federal law enforcement officers
  • Federal officials
  • Federal-local relations
  • Federal-state relations
  • Finance
  • Fire fighters
  • Foreign aid
  • Foreign policy
  • Freight
  • Government employees
  • Government information
  • Government paperwork
  • Identification of criminals
  • Imports
  • Information technology
  • Infrastructure
  • Infrastructure (Economics)
  • Intelligence activities
  • Intermodal transportation
  • International affairs
  • International agencies
  • International cooperation
  • Job training
  • Labor
  • Latin America
  • Law
  • Law enforcement officers
  • Longshoremen
  • Marine safety
  • Marine terminals
  • Medical care
  • Medicine
  • Mexico
  • Nuclear terrorism
  • Paramedical personnel
  • Personnel records
  • Police
  • Radiation
  • Radiation safety
  • Research and development
  • Right of privacy
  • Risk
  • Salaries
  • Science policy
  • Searches and seizures
  • Security clearances
  • Security measures
  • Ships
  • Smuggling
  • Standards
  • State and local government
  • Strategic planning
  • Surety and fidelity
  • Tariff
  • Technological innovations
  • Technology
  • Technology assessment
  • Telecommunication
  • Terrorism
  • Trade
  • Transportation
  • Transportation workers
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Weapons systems
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/14/2006
Referred to Committee
Amendments (111 proposed)
Passed House5/04/2006
Passed Senate9/14/2006
Signed by President10/13/2006
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the King (NY) amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.5/04/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Ruppersberger amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.5/04/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.5/04/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Weiner amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.5/04/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Flake amendment (A014) Failed by voice vote.5/04/2006DID NOT PASS by voice vote
select this voteHouseAmendment 15 to H.R. 49545/04/2006This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
195 voted YES 230 voted NO 7 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act5/04/2006This motion DID NOT PASS the House
202 voted YES 222 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act5/04/2006This bill PASSED the House
421 voted YES 2 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Ruppersberger amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Ruppersberger amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Cuellar amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Ryun (KS) amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Hooley amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Thompson (MS) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Shays amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Bass amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.5/05/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4919 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/07/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4922 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4926 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4927 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/11/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4929 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/12/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4935 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/12/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4937 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/12/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4956 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/12/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateDeMint Amdt. No. 4921 As Amended9/12/2006This amendment PASSED the Senate
95 voted YES 0 voted NO 5 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateLautenberg Amdt. No. 49409/12/2006This amendment PASSED the Senate
85 voted YES 12 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateHutchison Amdt. No. 49319/12/2006This amendment PASSED the Senate
97 voted YES 0 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4924 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4928 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4932 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4933 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4939 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4946 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4947 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4949 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4950 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4951 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4953 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4954 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4955 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4959 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4962 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4964 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4968 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4972 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4976 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4985 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4988 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 5000 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/13/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateMotion to Waive CBA Re: Reid Amdt. No.49369/13/2006This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
41 voted YES 57 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateMotion to Table Biden Amdt. No. 49759/13/2006This amendment PASSED the Senate
57 voted YES 41 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateColeman Amdt. No. 49829/13/2006This amendment PASSED the Senate
95 voted YES 3 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateMeenendez Amdt. No. 49999/13/2006This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
43 voted YES 55 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4923 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4942 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4952 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4961 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4966 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4970 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4983 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4986 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4997 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 5001 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 5007 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 5016 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 5017 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 5018 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.9/14/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateMotion to Invoke Cloture on H.R.49549/14/2006This motion PASSED the Senate
98 voted YES 0 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Schumer Amdt. No. 4930 )9/14/2006This amendment PASSED the Senate
61 voted YES 37 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateOn Passage - Senate - H.R.4954 as Amended9/14/2006This bill PASSED the Senate
98 voted YES 0 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act9/28/2006This motion PASSED the House
281 voted YES 140 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn the Conference Report - House - H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act9/30/2006This motion PASSED the House
409 voted YES 2 voted NO 21 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/14/2006
3/14/2006Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
3/15/2006Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Security, Infrastructure Protection, and Cybersecurity.
3/16/2006Subcommittee Hearings Held.
3/30/2006Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
3/30/2006Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote.
4/04/2006Committee Hearings Held.
Put on a legislative calendar4/26/2006Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
4/26/2006Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
4/28/2006Referred sequentially to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for a period ending not later than May 1, 2006 for consideration of such provisions of the bill and amendment as fall within the jurisdiction of that committee pursuant to clause 1(r), rule X..
4/29/2006Reported (Amended) by the Committee on 109-447, Part I.
5/01/2006Committee on Transportation discharged.
Put on a legislative calendar5/01/2006Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 250.
5/03/2006Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 789 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 4954 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order.
5/04/2006Rule H. Res. 789 passed House.
5/04/2006Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 789.
5/04/2006Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 4954 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order.
5/04/2006GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 4954.
5/04/2006House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 789 and Rule XVIII.
5/04/2006The Speaker designated the Honorable Shelley Moore Capito to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
5/04/2006Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. King (NY).
5/04/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the King (NY) amendment.
select this voteVote5/04/2006On agreeing to the King (NY) amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/04/2006Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Ruppersberger.
5/04/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ruppersberger amendment.
select this voteVote5/04/2006On agreeing to the Ruppersberger amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/04/2006Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Ruppersberger.
5/04/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ruppersberger amendment.
select this voteVote5/04/2006On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/04/2006Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Weiner.
5/04/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Weiner amendment.
select this voteVote5/04/2006On agreeing to the Weiner amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/04/2006Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Flake.
5/04/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Flake (AZ) amendment.
select this voteVote5/04/2006On agreeing to the Flake amendment (A014) Failed by voice vote.
5/04/2006Amendment (A015) offered by Ms. Sanchez, Loretta.
5/04/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Loretta Sanchez (CA) amendment.
5/04/2006The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 4954.
5/04/2006The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
5/04/2006The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
5/04/2006Mr. Nadler moved to recommit with instructions to Homeland Security (Select).
5/04/2006DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Nadler motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with amendments which revamp the bill's requirements relating to entry of containers into the United States.
5/04/2006The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
select this voteVote5/04/2006Amendment 15 to H.R. 4954
select this voteVote5/04/2006On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage5/04/2006On Passage - House - H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Ruppersberger amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A004) offered by Mr. Ruppersberger.
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ruppersberger amendment.
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Ruppersberger amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Cuellar.
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Cuellar amendment.
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Cuellar amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Ryun (KS).
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ryun (KS) amendment.
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Ryun (KS) amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A007) offered by Ms. Hooley.
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Hooley amendment.
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Hooley amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Thompson (MS).
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Thompson (MS) amendment.
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Thompson (MS) amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Shays.
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Shays amendment.
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Shays amendment (A009) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. Bass.
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Bass amendment.
select this voteVote5/05/2006On agreeing to the Bass amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A011) offered by Ms. Millender-McDonald.
5/05/2006Millender-McDonald amendment (A011) modified by unanimous consent.
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Millender-McDonald amendment.
5/05/2006On agreeing to the Millender-McDonald amendment (A011) as modified Agreed to by voice vote.
5/05/2006Amendment (A012) offered by Ms. Jackson-Lee (TX).
5/05/2006DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 789, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment.
5/08/2006Received in the Senate.
5/15/2006Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar5/16/2006Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 432.
9/07/2006Amendment SA 4919 proposed by Senator Frist.
select this voteVote9/07/2006Amendment SA 4919 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/07/2006Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
9/08/2006Amendment SA 4921 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator DeMint.
9/08/2006Amendment SA 4922 proposed by Senator McCain.
9/08/2006Considered by Senate.
9/11/2006Considered by Senate.
9/11/2006Amendment SA 4927 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator DeMint to Amendment SA 4921.
9/11/2006Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote9/11/2006Amendment SA 4922 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/11/2006Amendment SA 4926 proposed by Senator Stevens to Amendment SA 4922.
select this voteVote9/11/2006Amendment SA 4926 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/11/2006Amendment SA 4927, previously agreed to, was modified by Unanimous Consent.
select this voteVote9/11/2006Amendment SA 4927 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/11/2006Considered by Senate.
9/12/2006Considered by Senate.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4929 proposed by Senator Murray.
select this voteVote9/12/2006Amendment SA 4929 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4930 proposed by Senator Schumer.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4931 proposed by Senator Hutchison.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4935 proposed by Senator Salazar.
select this voteVote9/12/2006Amendment SA 4935 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4936 proposed by Senator Reid.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4937 proposed by Senator Dorgan.
select this voteVote9/12/2006Amendment SA 4937 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4940 proposed by Senator Lautenberg.
9/12/2006Amendment SA 4956 proposed by Senator Shelby.
select this voteVote9/12/2006Amendment SA 4956 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/12/2006Considered by Senate.
9/12/2006Cloture motion on the bill presented in Senate.
select this voteVote9/12/2006DeMint Amdt. No. 4921 As Amended
select this voteVote9/12/2006Lautenberg Amdt. No. 4940
select this voteVote9/12/2006Hutchison Amdt. No. 4931
9/13/2006Considered by Senate.
9/13/2006Point of order raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 4936.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4924 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Rockefeller.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4924 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4975 proposed by Senator Biden.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4928 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Bingaman.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4928 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Considered by Senate.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4932 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Domenici.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4932 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4933 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Domenici.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4933 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4936 ruled out of order by the chair.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4939 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Kerry.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4939 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4943 proposed by Senator Clinton.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4945 proposed by Senator Nelson NE. (consideration: CR S9454-9456, S9458, S9461, S9496-9497; text as modified CR S9496-9497)
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4946 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Burns.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4946 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4947 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Burns.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4947 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4949 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Cantwell.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4949 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4950 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Cantwell.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4950 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4951 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator McCain.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4951 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4953 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Vitter.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4953 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4954 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Snowe.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4954 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4955 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Allard.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4955 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4957 proposed by Senator Clinton.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4958 proposed by Senator Clinton.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4959 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Pryor.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4959 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4962 proposed by Senator Voinovich.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4962 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4964 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Burns.
9/13/2006Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4964 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4967 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Stabenow.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4968 proposed by Senator Nelson FL.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4968 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4970 proposed by Senator DeMint.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4972 proposed by Senator Obama.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4972 as modified agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
9/13/2006Motion to table amendment SA 4975 made in Senate.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4976 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Boxer.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4976 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4982 proposed by Senator Coleman.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4985 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Baucus.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4985 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4988 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Lautenberg.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 4988 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4990 proposed by Senator Santorum.
9/13/2006Proposed amendment SA 4990 withdrawn in Senate.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 4999 proposed by Senator Menendez.
9/13/2006Amendment SA 5000 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Snowe.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Amendment SA 5000 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
select this voteVote9/13/2006Motion to Waive CBA Re: Reid Amdt. No.4936
select this voteVote9/13/2006Motion to Table Biden Amdt. No. 4975
select this voteVote9/13/2006Coleman Amdt. No. 4982
select this voteVote9/13/2006Meenendez Amdt. No. 4999
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4923 proposed by Senator Isakson.
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4923 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4995 proposed by Senator Boxer.
9/14/2006Motion to table amendment SA 4930 made in Senate.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4942 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Lautenberg.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4942 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4943 ruled non-germane by the chair.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4945 ruled non-germane by the chair.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4952 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Vitter.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4952 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4957 ruled non-germane by the chair.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4958 ruled non-germane by the chair.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4961 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Vitter.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4961 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4966 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Rockefeller.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4966 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4967 ruled non-germane by the chair.
9/14/2006Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4970 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4983 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Schumer.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4983 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4986 proposed by Senator Collins for Senator Baucus.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4986 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4995 ruled non-germane by the chair.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 4997 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Menendez.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 4997 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 5001 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Wyden.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 5001 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 5007 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator DeMint to Amendment SA 4970.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 5007 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 5016 proposed by Senator Stevens.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 5016 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 5017 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Grassley.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 5017 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
9/14/2006Amendment SA 5018 proposed by Senator Stevens for Senator Snowe.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Amendment SA 5018 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
select this voteVote9/14/2006Motion to Invoke Cloture on H.R.4954
select this voteVote9/14/2006On the Motion to Table (Motion to Table Schumer Amdt. No. 4930 )
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage9/14/2006On Passage - Senate - H.R.4954 as Amended
9/18/2006Amendment SA 4997, previously agreed to as modified, was further modified by Unanimous Consent.
9/19/2006Senate insisted on its amendment, requested a conference.
9/19/2006Senate appointed conferee(s) Collins; Coleman; Bennett; Lieberman; Levin from the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
9/19/2006Senate appointed conferee(s) Stevens; Lott; Hutchison; Inouye; Lautenberg from the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
9/19/2006Senate appointed conferee(s) Grassley; Hatch; Baucus from the Committee on Finance.
9/19/2006Senate appointed conferee(s) Shelby; Sarbanes from the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
9/19/2006Senate appointed conferee(s) Murray as an additional conferee.
9/20/2006Message on Senate action sent to the House.
9/28/2006Mr. King (NY) asked unanimous consent that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference.
9/28/2006On motion that the House disagree to the Senate amendment, and agree to a conference Agreed to without objection.
9/28/2006Mr. Thompson (MS) moved that the House instruct conferees.
9/28/2006DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the Thompson (MS) motion to instruct conferees on H.R. 4954. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require managers on the part of the House to agree to the provisions contained of the Senate amendment relating to the Rail Security Act of 2006; the National Alert System; mass transit security; improved motor carrier, bus and hazardous material security; and specified Sections of Title XI.
9/28/2006The previous question was ordered without objection.
9/28/2006POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of the debate on the Thompson (MS) motion to insturct conferees, the Chair put the question on adoption of the motion and by voice vote announced noes had prevailed. Mr. Thompson (MS) demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the motion until later in the legislative day.
9/28/2006The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Homeland Security for consideration of the House bill and the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: King (NY), Young (AK), Lungren, Daniel E., Linder, Simmons, McCaul (TX), Reichert, Thompson (MS), Sanchez, Loretta, Markey, Harman, and Pascrell.
9/28/2006The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Energy and Commerce for consideration of Titles VI and X and sec. 1104 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Barton (TX), Upton, and Dingell.
9/28/2006The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Science for consideration of secs. 201 and 401 of the House bill, and secs. 111, 121, 302, 303, 305, 513, 607, 608, 706, 801, 802, and 1107 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Boehlert, Sodrel, and Melancon.
9/28/2006The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for consideration of secs. 101-104, 107-109, and 204 of the House bill, and secs. 101-104, 106-108, 111, 202, 232, 234, 235, 503, 507-512, 514, 517-519, Title VI, secs. 703, 902, 905, 906, 1103, 1104, 1107-1110, 1114, and 1115 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: LoBiondo, Shuster, and Oberstar.
9/28/2006The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Ways and Means for consideration of secs. 102, 121, 201, 203 and 301 of the House bill, and secs. 201, 203, 304, 401-404, 407, and 1105 of the Senate amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Thomas, Shaw, and Rangel.
select this voteVote9/28/2006On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act
9/30/2006Conference report H. Rept. 109-711 filed.
9/30/2006Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1064 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of the conference report to H.R. 4954. All points of order against the conference report and against its consideration are waived. The conference report shall be considered as read.
9/30/2006DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 4954.
9/30/2006Mr. King (NY) brought up conference report H. Rept. 109-711 for consideration under the provisions of H. Res. 1064.
9/30/2006DEBATE - The House resumed debate on the conference report to accompany H.R. 4954.
Presented to President9/30/2006Cleared for White House.
select this voteVote9/30/2006On the Conference Report - House - H.R. 4954 Security and Accountability for Every Port (SAFE) Act
9/30/2006Motions to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/02/2006Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Presented to President10/03/2006Presented to President.
Signed10/13/2006Signed by President.
Enacted10/13/2006Became Public Law No: 109-347.
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select this voteH. Amdt. 788King, Peter [R-NY2]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Manager's amendment consists of the text of the amendment contained in House Report 109-450 and printed on pages H2134-H2135 in the Congressional Record for May 4, 2006.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 789Ruppersberger, C. [D-MD2]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment requires the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a study to assess the activities of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's National Targeting Center.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 790Ruppersberger, C. [D-MD2]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment requires the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security to consult with the appropriate Federal, State and local entities when determining the establishment of maritime security centers.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 791Ruppersberger, C. [D-MD2]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment requires the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security to consult with State and local agencies in developing protocols for the resumption of trade after a transportation security incident.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 792Cuellar, Henry [D-TX28]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 109-450 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to study the specific challenges faced by land ports when calling for greater security.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 793Ryun, Jim [R-KS2]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment requires the Secretary of Homeland Security, in evaluating emerging technologies for container security, to analyze portable battery powered nuclear detection devices that can be mass produced inexpensively.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 794Hooley, Darlene [D-OR5]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment changes the definition of Container Security Device (CSD) in the bill to require that a CSD positively identify the container, detect and record any unauthorized intrusion of the container, and have a false alarm rate that is demonstrated to be below 1 percent.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 795Thompson, Bennie [D-MS2]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment requires that communications equipment authorized for purchase under the Grant Program be interoperable with local, State, and Federal governments; and requires that the "mechanisms for sharing terrorism threat information" funded under these grants also be interoperable with local, State, and Federal agencies.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 796Shays, Christopher [R-CT4]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

An amendment numbered 9 printed in House Report 109-450 to require the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to conduct a pilot project at an overseas port similar to the Integrated Container Inspection System (ICIS) in Hong Kong.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 797Bass, Charles [R-NH2]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

An amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 109-450 to allow states and local agencies to petition to the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security for approval to apply for grants under this section for any activity relating to prevention of, preparation for, response to, or recovery from acts of terrorism, that would otherwise be a Federal duty performed by Federal agencies and under agreement with a State or local government and a Federal agency.

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H. Amdt. 798Millender-McDonald, Juanita [D-CA37]May 4, 2006Offered on May 3, 2006.

Amendment, as modified, allows grant funds authorized in the bill to be used for the purpose of enhancing supply-chain security at truck inspection stations in or near high volume seaports in coordination with States and local governments.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 799Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment provides for the inclusion of populations of neighborhoods surrounding at-risk ports in the ports security training program established in the bill.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 800Weiner, Anthony [D-NY9]May 4, 2006Passed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment requires port security grant recipients to submit quarterly reports to the Secretary of Homeland Security that describe each expenditure made by the recipient using grant funds.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 801Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]May 4, 2006Failed by voice vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment sought to eliminate the port security grant program in the bill.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 802Sanchez, Loretta [D-CA46]May 4, 2006Failed by roll call vote on May 4, 2006.

Amendment sought to stop the practice of granting risk score reductions for nonvalidated Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism or C-TPAT companies.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4919Frist, William [R-TN]September 7, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 6, 2006.

To provide a complete substitute.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4921DeMint, Jim [R-SC]September 7, 2006Passed by roll call vote on September 11, 2006.

To establish a unified national hazard alert system, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4922McCain, John [R-AZ]September 8, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2006.

To provide increased rail transportation security.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4923Isakson, John [R-GA]September 8, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To reduce the radiation exposure of maritime workers and to reimburse maritime terminal operators for additional costs associated with illnesses or injuries for which exposure to ionizing or non-ionizing radiation from cargo screening procedures required under Federal law is a contributing cause.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4924Rockefeller, John [D-WV]September 11, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To establish a competitive research program within the Department of Homeland Security.

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S. Amdt. 4925Shelby, Richard [R-AL]September 11, 2006Offered on September 10, 2006.

Amendment information not available.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4926Stevens, Ted [R-AK]September 11, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2006.

Amendment information not available.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4927DeMint, Jim [R-SC]September 11, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 10, 2006.

Of a perfecting nature.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4928Bingaman, Jeff [D-NM]September 11, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To provide a pilot program to extend the hours of commercial operations at Santa Teresa, New Mexico.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4929Murray, Patty [D-WA]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 11, 2006.

To extend the merchandise processing fees, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4930Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 12, 2006Failed by roll call vote on September 13, 2006.

To improve maritime container security by ensuring that foreign ports participating in the Container Security Initiative scan all containers shipped to the United States for nuclear and radiological weapons before loading.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4931Hutchison, Kay [R-TX]September 12, 2006Passed by roll call vote on September 11, 2006.

To strengthen national security by adding an additional 275 Customs and Border Protection officers at United States ports.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4932Domenici, Pete [R-NM]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To establish a Domestic Nuclear Detection Office with the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4933Domenici, Pete [R-NM]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To provide for coordination between the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 4934Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

Amendment information not available.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4935Salazar, Ken [D-CO]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 11, 2006.

To create a Rural Policing Institute as part of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4936Reid, Harry [D-NV]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

To provide real national security, restore United States leadership, and implement tough and smart policies to win the war on terror.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4937Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 11, 2006.

To prohibit the United States Trade Representative from negotiating any future trade agreement that limits the Congress in its ability to restrict the operations or ownership of United States ports by a foreign country or person, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 4938Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4939Kerry, John [D-MA]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to create port security training and exercise programs for law enforcement and seaport personnel.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4940Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 12, 2006Passed by roll call vote on September 11, 2006.

To provide that the limitation on the number of Transportation Security Administration employees shall not apply after the date of enactment of this Act, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 4941Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4942Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to implement a threat assessment screening program for port truck drivers.

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S. Amdt. 4943Clinton, Hillary [D-NY]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

To fund additional research to improve the detection of explosive materials at airport security checkpoints.

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S. Amdt. 4944Nelson, Ben [D-NE]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4945Nelson, Ben [D-NE]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

To provide emergency agricultural disaster assistance, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4946Burns, Conrad [R-MT]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To require the Assistant Secretary for the Transportation Security Administration to submit to Congress a security plan for Essential Air Service airports.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4947Burns, Conrad [R-MT]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To promote and enhance public safety and to encourage the rapid deployment of IP-enabled voice services.

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S. Amdt. 4948Burns, Conrad [R-MT]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4949Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

Of a technical nature.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4950Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To establish an Intermodal Rail Radiation Detection Test Center.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4951McCain, John [R-AZ]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To require disclosures regarding homeland security grants.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4952Vitter, David [R-LA]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To provide for a process for interim security clearance for certain workers.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4953Vitter, David [R-LA]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To provide for additional security relating to foreign vessels working on the outer Continental Shelf.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4954Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To establish a deadline for the Coast Guard to complete inspection of foreign ports and validate compliance with the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4955Allard, Wayne [R-CO]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To include the Transportation Technology Center in the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4956Shelby, Richard [R-AL]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 11, 2006.

To improve mass transit security.

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S. Amdt. 4957Clinton, Hillary [D-NY]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

To facilitate nationwide availability of 2-1-1 telephone service for information on and referral to human services, including volunteer opportunities related to human services, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 4958Clinton, Hillary [D-NY]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

To establish a grant program for individuals still suffering health effects as a result of the September 11, 2001, attacks in New York City.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4959Pryor, Mark [D-AR]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To require the Secretary of Transportation to issue regulations to improve trucking security.

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S. Amdt. 4960Burns, Conrad [R-MT]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

Amendment information not available.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4961Vitter, David [R-LA]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To ensure that ports that play a critical role in our national energy policy remain eligible for port security grants.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4962Voinovich, George [R-OH]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize the President to carry out a program for the protection of the health and safety of residents, workers, volunteers, and others in a disaster area.

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S. Amdt. 4963Stevens, Ted [R-AK]September 12, 2006Offered on September 11, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4964Burns, Conrad [R-MT]September 12, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

to extend the requirement for air carriers to honor tickets for suspended air passenger service.

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S. Amdt. 4965Rockefeller, John [D-WV]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4966Rockefeller, John [D-WV]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To require a report on the implementation status of the aircraft charter customer and lessee prescreening program, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 4967Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

To authorize grants for interoperable communications.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4968Nelson, Bill [D-FL]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To require the Department of Homeland Security provide Congress with a strategy for deploying radiation detection capabilities to all United States ports of entry.

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S. Amdt. 4969Baucus, Max [D-MT]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4970DeMint, Jim [R-SC]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To prohibit the issuance of transportation security cards to individuals who have been convicted of certain crimes.

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S. Amdt. 4971McCain, John [R-AZ]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4972Obama, Barack [D-IL]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To ensure the evacuation of individuals with special needs in times of emergency.

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S. Amdt. 4973Obama, Barack [D-IL]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4974Obama, Barack [D-IL]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4975Biden, Joseph [D-DE]September 13, 2006Failed by roll call vote on September 12, 2006.

To establish a Homeland Security and Neighborhood Safety trust Fund and refocus Federal priorities toward securing the Homeland, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4976Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To protect commercial aircraft from the threat of Man-Portable Air Defense Systems.

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S. Amdt. 4977Levin, Carl [D-MI]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4978Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4979Feingold, Russell [D-WI]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4980Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4981Conrad, Kent [D-ND]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4982Coleman, Norm [R-MN]September 13, 2006Passed by roll call vote on September 12, 2006.

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to ensure that all cargo containers are screened before arriving at a United States seaport, that all high-risk containers are scanned before leaving a United States seaport, and that integrated scanning systems are fully deployed to scan all cargo containers entering the United States before they arrive in the United States.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4983Schumer, Charles [D-NY]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To carry out an "Apollo Project" to research and develop new technology for the accurate and effective detection and prevention of nuclear and radiological threats to United States seaports.

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S. Amdt. 4984Levin, Carl [D-MI]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4985Baucus, Max [D-MT]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To authorize an additional $200,000,000 to be appropriated for fiscal year 2007 for the operating expenses of the Northern Border Air Wing.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4986Baucus, Max [D-MT]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To require that as part of the annual performance plan required in the budget submission of the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection under section 1115 of title 31, United States Code, the Commissioner of Customs establish performance indicators relating to the seizure of methamphetamine and methamphetamine precursor chemicals in order to evaluate the performance goals of the Bureau with respect to the interdiction of illegal drugs entering the United States, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 4987Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4988Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To provide improved intercity bus, hazardous materials, pipeline, and motor carrier security.

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S. Amdt. 4989Collins, Susan [R-ME]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4990Santorum, Richard [R-PA]September 13, 2006Withdrawn on September 12, 2006.

To provide for comprehensive border security and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 4991Burns, Conrad [R-MT]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4992DeMint, Jim [R-SC]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4993DeMint, Jim [R-SC]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4994McCain, John [R-AZ]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 4995Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

To require the placement of blast-resistant cargo containers on all commercial passenger aircraft.

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S. Amdt. 4996Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4997Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To standardize the risk-based funding of port security grants.

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S. Amdt. 4998Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4999Menéndez, Robert [D-NJ]September 13, 2006Failed by roll call vote on September 12, 2006.

To improve the security of cargo containers destined for the United States.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 5000Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 12, 2006.

To conduct a study to identify redundancies and inefficiencies in connection with Federal background checks.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 5001Wyden, Ron [D-OR]September 13, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To modify the definition of the term "container security device".

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S. Amdt. 5002Lieberman, Joseph [I-CT]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5005Reid, Harry [D-NV]September 13, 2006Offered on September 12, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 5007DeMint, Jim [R-SC]September 14, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To prohibit the issuance of transportation security cards to individuals who have been convicted of certain crimes.

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S. Amdt. 5008Kennedy, Edward [D-MA]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5009Enzi, Michael [R-WY]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5010Inouye, Daniel [D-HI]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5011Inouye, Daniel [D-HI]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5012Inouye, Daniel [D-HI]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5013Craig, Larry [R-ID]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5014Smith, Gordon [R-OR]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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S. Amdt. 5015Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]September 14, 2006Offered on September 13, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 5016Stevens, Ted [R-AK]September 14, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To provide a phased and temporary anchor movement exception for Alaska.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 5017Grassley, Charles [R-IA]September 14, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To make technical corrections.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 5018Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]September 14, 2006Passed by voice vote on September 13, 2006.

To change a conveyance date for Coast Guard property in Portland, Maine.

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Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

International trade associations [About]
Sea transport (split) [About]
Average given to Senators who voted:
$18
YES$18
$0
NO$0

opposed this bill

Casinos, racetracks & gambling [About]
Sea transport (split) [About]
Average given to Senators who voted:
$20,649
YES$20,649
$0
NO$0
2 Organizations Supported and 2 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
SAFE Port Act: On Passage - Senate - H.R.4954 as Amended

2 organizations supported this bill

North American Port Association
World Shipping Council

2 organizations opposed this bill

Dp World
Poker Players Alliance

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2001 – December 31, 2006.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$1,000Not Voting
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$8,250Yes
George AllenRVA$0$33,920Yes
Max BaucusDMT$0$46,750Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$13,250Yes
Bob BennettRUT$0$2,000Yes
Joe BidenDDE$0$5,900Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$4,000Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$4,000Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$4,250Yes
Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
Jim BunningRKY$0$26,950Yes
Conrad BurnsRMT$0$45,720Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$27,677Yes
Robert ByrdDWV$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$250$15,800Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$2,000Yes
Lincoln ChafeeRRI$0$13,200Not Voting
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,000Yes
Hillary ClintonDNY$0$32,600Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$0$18,500Yes
Norm ColemanRMN$0$21,950Yes
Susan CollinsRME$0$15,250Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$10,000Yes
John CornynRTX$0$8,750Yes
Larry CraigRID$0$3,000Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$6,000Yes
Mark DaytonDMN$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$5,000Yes
Mike DeWineROH$0$11,094Yes
Chris DoddDCT$0$5,100Yes
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$0$14,500Yes
Pete DomeniciRNM$0$3,950Yes
Byron DorganDND$0$8,250Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$0$25,000Yes
John EnsignRNV$0$344,750Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$3,000Yes
Russ FeingoldDWI$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$12,000Yes
Bill FristRTN$0$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$16,500Yes
Judd GreggRNH$0$2,000Yes
Chuck HagelRNE$0$2,000Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$30,900Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$0$19,000Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$0$2,500Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$0$24,350Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$5,000Yes
Jim JeffordsIVT$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$29,750Yes
Ted KennedyDMA$0$12,950Yes
John KerryDMA$500$1,250Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$21,028Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$0$13,000Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$17,500Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$2,000Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$22,700Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$0$12,000Yes
Chester Trent LottRMS$0$26,100Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
Mel MartinezRFL$0$32,996Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$9,800Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$31,700Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$43,600Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$29,392Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$3,000Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$16,000Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$17,873Yes
Barack ObamaDIL$500$6,850Yes
Mark PryorDAR$0$15,000Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$500Yes
Harry ReidDNV$0$503,613Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$500$5,000Yes
Ken SalazarDCO$0$6,000Yes
Rick SantorumRPA$0$44,020Yes
Paul SarbanesDMD$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$12,500Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0Yes
Gordon SmithROR$0$47,000Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$0$18,500Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$19,700Yes
Ted StevensRAK$0$1,500Yes
John SununuRNH$0$6,000Yes
Jim TalentRMO$0$41,720Yes
Craig ThomasRWY$0$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$0$47,692Yes
David VitterRLA$0$4,000Yes
George VoinovichROH$0$5,500Yes
John WarnerRVA$0$1,000Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$1,000Yes

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$1,000Not Voting
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$8,250Yes
George AllenRVA$0$33,920Yes
Max BaucusDMT$0$46,750Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$13,250Yes
Bob BennettRUT$0$2,000Yes
Joe BidenDDE$0$5,900Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$4,000Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$4,000Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$4,250Yes
Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
Jim BunningRKY$0$26,950Yes
Conrad BurnsRMT$0$45,720Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$27,677Yes
Robert ByrdDWV$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$250$15,800Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$2,000Yes
Lincoln ChafeeRRI$0$13,200Not Voting
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,000Yes
Hillary ClintonDNY$0$32,600Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$0$18,500Yes
Norm ColemanRMN$0$21,950Yes
Susan CollinsRME$0$15,250Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$10,000Yes
John CornynRTX$0$8,750Yes
Larry CraigRID$0$3,000Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$6,000Yes
Mark DaytonDMN$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$5,000Yes
Mike DeWineROH$0$11,094Yes
Chris DoddDCT$0$5,100Yes
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$0$14,500Yes
Pete DomeniciRNM$0$3,950Yes
Byron DorganDND$0$8,250Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$0$25,000Yes
John EnsignRNV$0$344,750Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$3,000Yes
Russ FeingoldDWI$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$12,000Yes
Bill FristRTN$0$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$16,500Yes
Judd GreggRNH$0$2,000Yes
Chuck HagelRNE$0$2,000Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$30,900Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$0$19,000Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$0$2,500Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$0$24,350Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$5,000Yes
Jim JeffordsIVT$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$29,750Yes
Ted KennedyDMA$0$12,950Yes
John KerryDMA$500$1,250Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$21,028Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$0$13,000Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$17,500Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$2,000Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$22,700Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$0$12,000Yes
Chester Trent LottRMS$0$26,100Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
Mel MartinezRFL$0$32,996Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$9,800Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$31,700Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$43,600Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$29,392Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$3,000Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$16,000Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$17,873Yes
Barack ObamaDIL$500$6,850Yes
Mark PryorDAR$0$15,000Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$500Yes
Harry ReidDNV$0$503,613Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$500$5,000Yes
Ken SalazarDCO$0$6,000Yes
Rick SantorumRPA$0$44,020Yes
Paul SarbanesDMD$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$12,500Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0Yes
Gordon SmithROR$0$47,000Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$0$18,500Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$19,700Yes
Ted StevensRAK$0$1,500Yes
John SununuRNH$0$6,000Yes
Jim TalentRMO$0$41,720Yes
Craig ThomasRWY$0$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$0$47,692Yes
David VitterRLA$0$4,000Yes
George VoinovichROH$0$5,500Yes
John WarnerRVA$0$1,000Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$1,000Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Sea transport$401,186
International trade associations$1,750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Casinos, racetracks & gambling$2,037,845
Sea transport$401,186
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