H.R. 3688 - To Implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.

Peru, Free trade - Trade. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
To implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement which essentially extends the rules of NAFTA to trade between the US and Peru (by MAPLight.org) (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on December 4, 2007.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 77 voted NO: 18
5 voted present/not voting

To Implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.

H.R. 3688 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Keywords
Peru, Free trade
Summary
To implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement which essentially extends the rules of NAFTA to trade between the US and Peru (by MAPLight.org) (by CRS)
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Title
To implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.
Other Titles
  • United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
  • United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
  • United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
Sponsor
Steny Hoyer
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Trade
  • Administrative fees
  • Business
  • Clothing
  • Commercial arbitration
  • Corporation taxes
  • Customs administration
  • Dispute settlement
  • Foreign policy
  • Free trade
  • Government procurement
  • Import relief
  • Imports
  • Income tax
  • International affairs
  • Latin America
  • Natural resources
  • Peru
  • Public contracts
  • Tariff
  • Tax administration
  • Taxation
  • Textile industry
  • Timber sales
  • Trade agreements
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced9/27/2007
Referred to Committee
Passed House11/08/2007
Passed Senate12/04/2007
Signed by President12/14/2007
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 3688 United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement11/08/2007This bill PASSED the House
285 voted YES 132 voted NO 16 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateOn Passage - Senate - H.R. 368812/04/2007This bill PASSED the Senate
77 voted YES 18 voted NO 5 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced9/27/2007
9/27/2007Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
10/31/2007Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar10/31/2007Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 39 - 0.
11/05/2007Reported by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 110-421.
Put on a legislative calendar11/05/2007Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 266.
11/07/2007Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 801 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3688 with 3 hours of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
11/08/2007Rule H. Res. 801 passed House.
11/08/2007Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3688 with 3 hours of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
11/08/2007Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 801.
11/08/2007DEBATE - The House proceeded with 3 hours of debate on H.R. 3688.
11/08/2007LEAVING AS UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The House left H.R. 3688 as unfinished business with the remaining 20 minutes of debate and the vote on passage to occur on Thursday, November 8, 2007.
11/08/2007Considered as unfinished business.
11/08/2007DEBATE - The House proceeded with twenty minutes of debate on H.R. 3688.
11/08/2007The previous question was ordered without objection.
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage11/08/2007On Passage - House - H.R. 3688 United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement
Put on a legislative calendar11/13/2007Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 480.
12/03/2007Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
Presented to President12/04/2007Cleared for White House.
12/04/2007Considered by Senate.
12/04/2007Message on Senate action sent to the House.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage12/04/2007On Passage - Senate - H.R. 3688
Presented to President12/11/2007Presented to President.
Signed12/14/2007Signed by President.
Enacted12/14/2007Became Public Law No: 110-138.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

50% more
$3,392
$1,005
$0
$6,431
$45
$4,595
$8,004
$10,873
$16,860
$7,709
$5,348
$1,194
$10,905
$6,818
$17,801
YES$100,981
$2,483
$28
$0
$2,350
$14
$2,729
$6,927
$10,365
$17,207
$1,653
$1,488
$736
$5,184
$4,081
$11,902
NO$67,145

opposed this bill

$89
$88
$2,755
$12,282
YES$15,214
3.5 times as much
$0
$236
$10,083
$42,485
NO$52,804
16 Organizations Supported and 6 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act: On Passage - Senate - H.R. 3688

16 organizations supported this bill

American Farm Bureau Federation
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
American Feed Industry Association
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
American Frozen Food Institute
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
American Soybean Association
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
Blue Diamond Growers
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
Business Roundtable
(n.d.). Business Roundtable Lauds Ways & Means Committee Bipartisan, Unanimous Passage of the U.S-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement. Retrieved n.d., from .
Distilled Spirits Council of the United States
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
Grocery Manufacturers Association
(n.d.). GMA Position Brief: Peru Trade Partnership. Retrieved n.d., from .
International Dairy Foods Association
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Association of Manufacturers
(n.d.). Support the Free Trade Agreement with Peru. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Chicken Council
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Cotton Council
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Grain and Feed Association
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Pork Producers Council
Dave Warner (2007, November 7). NPPC Applauds Passage Of Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved October 24, 2014, from NPPC.
The Fertilizer Institute
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .
USA Rice Federation
(n.d.). Ag Groups Urge Congress To Pass Peru Trade Pact. Retrieved n.d., from .

6 organizations opposed this bill

Environmental Defense Center
(n.d.). Action Alert. Retrieved n.d., from .
Equal Exchange
(n.d.). Vote No to expand the NAFTA into Peru. Retrieved n.d., from .
Global Rights
(n.d.). OPEN LETTER TO THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS – OPPOSE U.S.-PERU FTA. Retrieved n.d., from .
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
(n.d.). Union Urges Defeat of Bill To Extend NAFTA to Peru. Retrieved n.d., from .
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
(n.d.). Oppose the US-Peru Free Trade Agreement. Retrieved n.d., from .
Public Citizen
(n.d.). Peru NAFTA Expansion Bill Now in US Congress - We Need Your Voice!. Retrieved n.d., from .

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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, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$7,290$12,510No
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$53,844$500Yes
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$1,000$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$41,000$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$257,951$21,450Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$55,402$2,000Yes
Bob BennettRUT$96,671$0Yes
Joe BidenDDE$15,450$4,710Not Voting
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$55,999$18,501Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$222,345$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$142,978$205,356No
Sherrod BrownDOH$29,050$72,610No
Sam BrownbackRKS$46,900$2,500Yes
Jim BunningRKY$65,715$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$133,109$2,300Yes
Robert ByrdDWV$4,000$10,500No
Maria CantwellDWA$20,350$161,365Yes
Ben CardinDMD$10,730$56,051Yes
Tom CarperDDE$25,189$3,300Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$35,950$82,563No
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$779,800$0Yes
Hillary ClintonDNY$131,024$144,550Not Voting
Tom CoburnROK$43,000$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$175,244$2,300Yes
Norm ColemanRMN$374,758$7,100Yes
Susan CollinsRME$57,738$17,650Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$158,729$5,000Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$99,617$2,000Yes
John CornynRTX$365,953$0Yes
Larry CraigRID$68,682$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$104,110$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$60,380$2,800Yes
Chris DoddDCT$20,750$9,100Not Voting
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$120,372$0Yes
Pete DomeniciRNM$69,794$0Yes
Byron DorganDND$38,034$18,750No
Dick DurbinDIL$74,270$23,660Yes
John EnsignRNV$45,697$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$44,594$0Yes
Russ FeingoldDWI$19,250$55,558No
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$204,262$43,850Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$93,588$1,250Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$179,789$15,000Yes
Judd GreggRNH$19,750$8,000Yes
Chuck HagelRNE$20,550$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$307,416$17,546No
Orrin HatchRUT$28,936$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$202,361$5,733Yes
Jim InhofeROK$99,593$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$17,200$4,800Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$106,492$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$68,446$15,800Yes
Ted KennedyDMA$6,750$22,120Yes
John KerryDMA$675$23,986Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$51,500$75,000No
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$198,069$0No
Mary LandrieuDLA$82,535$11,416Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$9,850$23,403Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$46,026$12,950No
Carl LevinDMI$13,850$28,095Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$91,950$47,200Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$316,648$800Yes
Chester Trent LottRMS$40,947$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$126,162$6,950Yes
Mel MartinezRFL$178,778$16,250Yes
John McCainRAZ$7,100$7,750Not Voting
Claire McCaskillDMO$43,150$59,610No
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$362,359$4,600Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$28,450$58,660Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$21,500$9,650Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$21,205$5,250Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$22,550$86,549Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$281,280$6,500Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$114,853$62,655Yes
Barack ObamaDIL$10,650$119,442Not Voting
Mark PryorDAR$104,515$9,700Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$4,000$15,560No
Harry ReidDNV$116,405$46,748No
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$302,216$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$9,000$54,700Yes
Ken SalazarDCO$118,205$138,163Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$13,184$63,070No
Chuck SchumerDNY$18,800$47,498Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$36,944$2,000Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$33,000$2,300Yes
Gordon SmithROR$133,845$7,100Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$8,636$11,400Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$102,490$8,500Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$72,800$45,310No
Ted StevensRAK$15,900$2,000Yes
John SununuRNH$38,994$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$67,210$113,427No
John ThuneRSD$165,626$0Yes
David VitterRLA$56,750$3,800Yes
George VoinovichROH$81,200$0Yes
John WarnerRVA$3,894$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$16,850$41,340Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$12,300$43,410No
Ron WydenDOR$38,383$6,000Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$7,290$12,510No
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$53,844$500Yes
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$1,000$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$41,000$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$257,951$21,450Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$55,402$2,000Yes
Bob BennettRUT$96,671$0Yes
Joe BidenDDE$15,450$4,710Not Voting
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$55,999$18,501Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$222,345$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$142,978$205,356No
Sherrod BrownDOH$29,050$72,610No
Sam BrownbackRKS$46,900$2,500Yes
Jim BunningRKY$65,715$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$133,109$2,300Yes
Robert ByrdDWV$4,000$10,500No
Maria CantwellDWA$20,350$161,365Yes
Ben CardinDMD$10,730$56,051Yes
Tom CarperDDE$25,189$3,300Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$35,950$82,563No
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$779,800$0Yes
Hillary ClintonDNY$131,024$144,550Not Voting
Tom CoburnROK$43,000$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$175,244$2,300Yes
Norm ColemanRMN$374,758$7,100Yes
Susan CollinsRME$57,738$17,650Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$158,729$5,000Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$99,617$2,000Yes
John CornynRTX$365,953$0Yes
Larry CraigRID$68,682$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$104,110$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$60,380$2,800Yes
Chris DoddDCT$20,750$9,100Not Voting
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$120,372$0Yes
Pete DomeniciRNM$69,794$0Yes
Byron DorganDND$38,034$18,750No
Dick DurbinDIL$74,270$23,660Yes
John EnsignRNV$45,697$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$44,594$0Yes
Russ FeingoldDWI$19,250$55,558No
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$204,262$43,850Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$93,588$1,250Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$179,789$15,000Yes
Judd GreggRNH$19,750$8,000Yes
Chuck HagelRNE$20,550$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$307,416$17,546No
Orrin HatchRUT$28,936$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$202,361$5,733Yes
Jim InhofeROK$99,593$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$17,200$4,800Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$106,492$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$68,446$15,800Yes
Ted KennedyDMA$6,750$22,120Yes
John KerryDMA$675$23,986Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$51,500$75,000No
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$198,069$0No
Mary LandrieuDLA$82,535$11,416Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$9,850$23,403Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$46,026$12,950No
Carl LevinDMI$13,850$28,095Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$91,950$47,200Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$316,648$800Yes
Chester Trent LottRMS$40,947$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$126,162$6,950Yes
Mel MartinezRFL$178,778$16,250Yes
John McCainRAZ$7,100$7,750Not Voting
Claire McCaskillDMO$43,150$59,610No
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$362,359$4,600Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$28,450$58,660Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$21,500$9,650Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$21,205$5,250Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$22,550$86,549Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$281,280$6,500Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$114,853$62,655Yes
Barack ObamaDIL$10,650$119,442Not Voting
Mark PryorDAR$104,515$9,700Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$4,000$15,560No
Harry ReidDNV$116,405$46,748No
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$302,216$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$9,000$54,700Yes
Ken SalazarDCO$118,205$138,163Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$13,184$63,070No
Chuck SchumerDNY$18,800$47,498Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$36,944$2,000Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$33,000$2,300Yes
Gordon SmithROR$133,845$7,100Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$8,636$11,400Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$102,490$8,500Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$72,800$45,310No
Ted StevensRAK$15,900$2,000Yes
John SununuRNH$38,994$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$67,210$113,427No
John ThuneRSD$165,626$0Yes
David VitterRLA$56,750$3,800Yes
George VoinovichROH$81,200$0Yes
John WarnerRVA$3,894$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$16,850$41,340Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$12,300$43,410No
Ron WydenDOR$38,383$6,000Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Milk & dairy producers$1,623,662
Livestock$1,622,657
Wine & distilled spirits manufacturing$1,105,787
Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$943,603
Vegetables, fruits and tree nut$750,378
Poultry & eggs$636,232
Other commodities (incl rice, peanuts, honey)$598,448
Animal feed & health products$544,950
Cotton$438,538
Wheat, corn, soybeans and cash grain$403,458
Manufacturing$313,104
Feedlots & related livestock services$105,150
Pro-business associations$78,869
International trade associations$4,250
Farm bureaus$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$1,974,709
Teamsters union$406,166
Human Rights$19,800
Consumer groups$6,850
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