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S. 1515 - National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act

Criminal justice. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to establish a domestic violence volunteer attorney network to represent domestic violence victims. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act

S. 1515 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to establish a domestic violence volunteer attorney network to represent domestic violence victims. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to establish a domestic violence volunteer attorney network to represent domestic violence victims.
Other Titles
  • National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act
  • National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act
Sponsor
Joseph Biden
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Criminal justice
  • Budgets
  • Congress
  • Congressional investigations
  • Executive departments
  • Families
  • Family violence
  • Federal advisory bodies
  • Grants-in-aid
  • Internet
  • Law
  • Lawyers
  • Legal education
  • Legal services
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Professional associations
  • Social services
  • Stalking
  • Technology
  • Telecommunication
  • Victims of crimes
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced5/24/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/24/2007
5/24/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
5/24/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S6877)
Put on a legislative calendar5/15/2008Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
7/29/2008Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Leahy with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
Put on a legislative calendar7/29/2008Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 909.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$56,100
$10,846,468
$514,952
$65,800,030
$77,217,550
$0
10 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act

10 organizations supported this bill

American Bar Association
(n.d.). American Bar Association Letter of Support. Retrieved n.d., from .
Battered Women's Justice Project
(n.d.). Letter of Support. Retrieved n.d., from .
Family Violence Prevention Fund
(n.d.). Family Violence Prevention Fund Post. Retrieved n.d., from .
Legal Resource Center On Violence Against Women
(n.d.). Letter of Support. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Association Of Women Lawyers
(n.d.). Letter of Support. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence
(n.d.). NCDSV News Interest Feed. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
(n.d.). Letter of Support. Retrieved n.d., from .
National District Attorneys Association
(n.d.). Letter of Support. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Domestic Violence Hotline
(n.d.). Letter of Support. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Organization for Women
(n.d.). NOW Website Statement. Retrieved n.d., from .

1 organization opposed this bill

American Coalition For Fathers And Children
(n.d.). ACFC Article. Retrieved n.d., from .

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, 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
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$125,100$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$494,216$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$574,511$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,175,529$0
Bob BennettRUT$135,189$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,791,067$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$417,324$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$396,163$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,066,439$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,384,107$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$80,064$0
Jim BunningRKY$188,477$0
Richard BurrRNC$485,160$0
Robert ByrdDWV$206,615$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,296,262$0
Ben CardinDMD$1,154,801$0
Tom CarperDDE$269,553$0
Bob CaseyDPA$3,344,130$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$688,086$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$5,579,871$0
Tom CoburnROK$74,075$0
William Thad CochranRMS$208,614$0
Norm ColemanRMN$782,511$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$458,534$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$440,085$0
Bob CorkerRTN$632,294$0
John CornynRTX$1,313,232$0
Larry CraigRID$34,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$149,750$0
Jim DeMintRSC$606,248$0
Chris DoddDCT$672,434$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$579,824$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$107,450$0
Byron DorganDND$284,801$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,529,888$0
John EnsignRNV$216,001$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,001$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$874,370$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$709,179$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,337,125$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$274,776$0
Judd GreggRNH$132,950$0
Chuck HagelRNE$62,150$0
Tom HarkinDIA$537,687$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$433,665$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$696,484$0
Jim InhofeROK$151,889$0
Dan InouyeDHI$180,528$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$617,674$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$268,346$0
Ted KennedyDMA$888,700$0
John F. KerryDMA$422,416$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$1,695,680$0
Herb KohlDWI$500$0
Jon KylRAZ$731,785$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,342,848$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$744,065$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$509,029$0
Carl LevinDMI$670,802$0
Joe LiebermanICT$1,070,946$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$355,145$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$165,697$0
Dick LugarRIN$333,140$0
Mel MartinezRFL$1,057,672$0
John McCainRAZ$134,875$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$5,313,840$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$790,928$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,889,231$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$548,637$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$235,804$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,127,238$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$413,135$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,359,162$0
Barack ObamaDIL$1,957,282$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$595,001$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$365,007$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,046,492$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$187,778$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$609,700$0
Ken SalazarDCO$2,041,739$0
Bernie SandersIVT$87,499$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$997,279$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$417,480$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$700,427$0
Gordon SmithROR$452,772$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$205,957$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$2,232,493$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,908,808$0
Ted StevensRAK$225,491$0
John SununuRNH$241,285$0
Jon TesterDMT$438,044$0
Craig ThomasRWY$29,915$0
John ThuneRSD$435,159$0
David VitterRLA$534,729$0
George VoinovichROH$548,192$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$783,663$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$843,507$0
Ron WydenDOR$269,347$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$125,100$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$494,216$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$574,511$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,175,529$0
Bob BennettRUT$135,189$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,791,067$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$417,324$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$396,163$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,066,439$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,384,107$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$80,064$0
Jim BunningRKY$188,477$0
Richard BurrRNC$485,160$0
Robert ByrdDWV$206,615$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,296,262$0
Ben CardinDMD$1,154,801$0
Tom CarperDDE$269,553$0
Bob CaseyDPA$3,344,130$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$688,086$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$5,579,871$0
Tom CoburnROK$74,075$0
William Thad CochranRMS$208,614$0
Norm ColemanRMN$782,511$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$458,534$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$440,085$0
Bob CorkerRTN$632,294$0
John CornynRTX$1,313,232$0
Larry CraigRID$34,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$149,750$0
Jim DeMintRSC$606,248$0
Chris DoddDCT$672,434$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$579,824$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$107,450$0
Byron DorganDND$284,801$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,529,888$0
John EnsignRNV$216,001$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,001$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$874,370$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$709,179$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,337,125$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$274,776$0
Judd GreggRNH$132,950$0
Chuck HagelRNE$62,150$0
Tom HarkinDIA$537,687$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$433,665$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$696,484$0
Jim InhofeROK$151,889$0
Dan InouyeDHI$180,528$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$617,674$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$268,346$0
Ted KennedyDMA$888,700$0
John F. KerryDMA$422,416$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$1,695,680$0
Herb KohlDWI$500$0
Jon KylRAZ$731,785$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,342,848$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$744,065$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$509,029$0
Carl LevinDMI$670,802$0
Joe LiebermanICT$1,070,946$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$355,145$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$165,697$0
Dick LugarRIN$333,140$0
Mel MartinezRFL$1,057,672$0
John McCainRAZ$134,875$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$5,313,840$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$790,928$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,889,231$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$548,637$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$235,804$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,127,238$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$413,135$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,359,162$0
Barack ObamaDIL$1,957,282$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$595,001$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$365,007$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,046,492$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$187,778$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$609,700$0
Ken SalazarDCO$2,041,739$0
Bernie SandersIVT$87,499$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$997,279$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$417,480$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$700,427$0
Gordon SmithROR$452,772$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$205,957$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$2,232,493$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,908,808$0
Ted StevensRAK$225,491$0
John SununuRNH$241,285$0
Jon TesterDMT$438,044$0
Craig ThomasRWY$29,915$0
John ThuneRSD$435,159$0
David VitterRLA$534,729$0
George VoinovichROH$548,192$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$783,663$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$843,507$0
Ron WydenDOR$269,347$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Attorneys & law firms$65,800,030
Women's issues$10,846,468
Courts & Justice System$514,952
Legal Services$56,100

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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