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S. 155 - Coal-To-Liquid Fuel Promotion Act of 2007

Energy. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to promote coal-to-liquid fuel activities. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Coal-To-Liquid Fuel Promotion Act of 2007

S. 155 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to promote coal-to-liquid fuel activities. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to promote coal-to-liquid fuel activities.
Other Titles
  • Coal-to-Liquid Fuel Promotion Act of 2007
Sponsor
Jim Bunning
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Energy
  • Administrative procedure
  • Air pollution
  • Alternative energy sources
  • Armed forces
  • Aviation fuels
  • Budgets
  • Building construction
  • Business
  • Carbon cycle
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Coal
  • Congress
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Construction costs
  • Cooperative societies
  • Defense contracts
  • Defense economics
  • Defense policy
  • Department of Energy
  • Depreciation and amortization
  • Diesel motor
  • Energy facilities
  • Energy research
  • Energy storage
  • Environmental health
  • Environmental protection
  • Environmental research
  • Executive departments
  • Federally-guaranteed loans
  • Finance
  • Gas industry
  • Government lending
  • Governmental investigations
  • Health policy
  • Income tax
  • Investment tax credit
  • Laboratories
  • Law
  • Licenses
  • Medical care
  • Methane
  • Military bases
  • Minimum tax
  • Motor vehicle pollution control
  • Natural resources
  • Petroleum
  • Petroleum industry
  • Petroleum reserves
  • Public contracts
  • Public health
  • Public lands
  • Research and development
  • Research and development facilities
  • Research centers
  • Science policy
  • Secondary recovery of gas
  • Secondary recovery of oil
  • Strategic materials
  • Synthetic fuel
  • Tax credits
  • Tax deductions
  • Tax returns
  • Taxation
  • Transportation
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced1/04/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/04/2007
1/04/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

3% more
$523,050
$0
$1,513,011
$2,036,061
$1,974,709
$1,974,709

opposed this bill

3 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Coal-To-Liquid Fuel Promotion Act of 2007

3 organizations supported this bill

Americans For American Energy
(n.d.). Support the Development of Coal-to-Liquids Fuel. Retrieved n.d., from .
Coal Utilization Research Council
(n.d.). Coal Friendly Bills. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Mining Association
(n.d.). NMA Salutes Bunning, Obama for Legislation Promoting Coal Liquefaction, Energy Independence. Retrieved n.d., from .

1 organization opposed this bill

Sierra Club
(n.d.). Energy: Coal-to-Liquid Fuel Promotion Act. 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$0$10
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$5,000$500
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$28,300$18,950
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$48,300$0
Bob BennettRUT$8,750$0
Joe BidenDDE$0$4,710
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$21,400$16,001
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$95,459$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,000$195,356
Sherrod BrownDOH$500$60,610
Sam BrownbackRKS$250$0
Jim BunningRKY$61,310$0
Richard BurrRNC$20,200$2,300
Robert ByrdDWV$53,350$250
Maria CantwellDWA$0$160,365
Ben CardinDMD$0$35,951
Tom CarperDDE$580$2,300
Bob CaseyDPA$9,600$66,513
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$48,800$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$3,100$139,250
Tom CoburnROK$8,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$1,000$2,300
Norm ColemanRMN$27,450$7,100
Susan M. CollinsRME$8,800$17,650
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$37,800$0
Bob CorkerRTN$36,600$2,000
John CornynRTX$35,900$0
Larry CraigRID$7,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$18,000$0
Jim DeMintRSC$7,350$2,300
Chris DoddDCT$0$4,100
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$35,250$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$33,500$0
Byron DorganDND$32,250$1,250
Dick DurbinDIL$20,950$21,160
John EnsignRNV$16,323$0
Mike EnziRWY$49,100$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$0$39,308
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$38,850
Lindsey GrahamRSC$9,300$1,250
Chuck GrassleyRIA$4,750$5,000
Judd GreggRNH$0$3,000
Chuck HagelRNE$18,610$0
Tom HarkinDIA$250$15,046
Orrin G. HatchRUT$28,600$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$23,500$5,733
Jim InhofeROK$91,200$0
Dan InouyeDHI$0$2,300
Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,550$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$4,000$5,800
Ted KennedyDMA$0$11,120
John F. KerryDMA$0$18,920
Amy KlobucharDMN$250$64,000
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$40,223$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$14,250$1,416
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$18,403
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$12,700
Carl LevinDMI$0$23,095
Joe LiebermanICT$2,600$37,200
Blanche LincolnDAR$10,000$300
Chester Trent LottRMS$11,100$0
Dick LugarRIN$26,500$6,950
Mel MartinezRFL$22,300$11,250
John McCainRAZ$0$7,750
Claire McCaskillDMO$10,700$48,110
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$229,200$4,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$7,800$33,660
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$7,150
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$31,650$250
Patty MurrayDWA$0$75,299
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$15,000$1,500
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$4,000$62,405
Barack ObamaDIL$2,000$108,442
Mark L. PryorDAR$12,000$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$4,560
Harry ReidDNV$21,750$37,748
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$18,400$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$119,300$44,700
Ken SalazarDCO$27,150$127,863
Bernie SandersIVT$0$40,570
Chuck SchumerDNY$500$39,498
Jeff SessionsRAL$37,100$2,000
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$49,000$2,300
Gordon SmithROR$23,600$4,600
Olympia SnoweRME$0$10,400
Arlen SpecterDPA$89,156$1,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$30,310
Ted StevensRAK$20,450$1,000
John SununuRNH$13,300$0
Jon TesterDMT$0$110,977
Craig ThomasRWY$37,100$0
John ThuneRSD$14,150$0
David VitterRLA$6,000$3,800
George VoinovichROH$105,100$0
John WarnerRVA$1,000$0
Jim WebbDVA$7,000$40,740
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$37,410
Ron WydenDOR$0$3,500

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$10
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$5,000$500
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$28,300$18,950
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$48,300$0
Bob BennettRUT$8,750$0
Joe BidenDDE$0$4,710
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$21,400$16,001
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$95,459$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,000$195,356
Sherrod BrownDOH$500$60,610
Sam BrownbackRKS$250$0
Jim BunningRKY$61,310$0
Richard BurrRNC$20,200$2,300
Robert ByrdDWV$53,350$250
Maria CantwellDWA$0$160,365
Ben CardinDMD$0$35,951
Tom CarperDDE$580$2,300
Bob CaseyDPA$9,600$66,513
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$48,800$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$3,100$139,250
Tom CoburnROK$8,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$1,000$2,300
Norm ColemanRMN$27,450$7,100
Susan M. CollinsRME$8,800$17,650
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$37,800$0
Bob CorkerRTN$36,600$2,000
John CornynRTX$35,900$0
Larry CraigRID$7,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$18,000$0
Jim DeMintRSC$7,350$2,300
Chris DoddDCT$0$4,100
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$35,250$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$33,500$0
Byron DorganDND$32,250$1,250
Dick DurbinDIL$20,950$21,160
John EnsignRNV$16,323$0
Mike EnziRWY$49,100$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$0$39,308
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$38,850
Lindsey GrahamRSC$9,300$1,250
Chuck GrassleyRIA$4,750$5,000
Judd GreggRNH$0$3,000
Chuck HagelRNE$18,610$0
Tom HarkinDIA$250$15,046
Orrin G. HatchRUT$28,600$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$23,500$5,733
Jim InhofeROK$91,200$0
Dan InouyeDHI$0$2,300
Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,550$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$4,000$5,800
Ted KennedyDMA$0$11,120
John F. KerryDMA$0$18,920
Amy KlobucharDMN$250$64,000
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$40,223$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$14,250$1,416
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$18,403
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$12,700
Carl LevinDMI$0$23,095
Joe LiebermanICT$2,600$37,200
Blanche LincolnDAR$10,000$300
Chester Trent LottRMS$11,100$0
Dick LugarRIN$26,500$6,950
Mel MartinezRFL$22,300$11,250
John McCainRAZ$0$7,750
Claire McCaskillDMO$10,700$48,110
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$229,200$4,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$7,800$33,660
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$7,150
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$31,650$250
Patty MurrayDWA$0$75,299
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$15,000$1,500
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$4,000$62,405
Barack ObamaDIL$2,000$108,442
Mark L. PryorDAR$12,000$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$4,560
Harry ReidDNV$21,750$37,748
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$18,400$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$119,300$44,700
Ken SalazarDCO$27,150$127,863
Bernie SandersIVT$0$40,570
Chuck SchumerDNY$500$39,498
Jeff SessionsRAL$37,100$2,000
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$49,000$2,300
Gordon SmithROR$23,600$4,600
Olympia SnoweRME$0$10,400
Arlen SpecterDPA$89,156$1,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$30,310
Ted StevensRAK$20,450$1,000
John SununuRNH$13,300$0
Jon TesterDMT$0$110,977
Craig ThomasRWY$37,100$0
John ThuneRSD$14,150$0
David VitterRLA$6,000$3,800
George VoinovichROH$105,100$0
John WarnerRVA$1,000$0
Jim WebbDVA$7,000$40,740
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$37,410
Ron WydenDOR$0$3,500

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Coal mining$1,513,011
Mining$523,050
Pro-resource development groups$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$1,974,709
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