S. 30 - HOPE Act

Medicine. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act. It would support stem-cell research regarding human pluripotent stem-cell lines. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the Senate on April 11, 2007 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on April 11, 2007.

3/5 required to pass

voted YES: 70 voted NO: 28
2 voted present/not voting

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HOPE Act

S. 30 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act. It would support stem-cell research regarding human pluripotent stem-cell lines. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to intensify research to derive human pluripotent stem cell lines.
Other Titles
  • HOPE Act
  • Hope Offered through Principled and Ethical Stem Cell Research Act
  • HOPE Act
  • Hope Offered through Principled and Ethical Stem Cell Research Act
Sponsor
Norm Coleman
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Medicine
  • Administrative procedure
  • Congress
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Cytology
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Executive departments
  • Governmental investigations
  • Human embryology
  • Law
  • Medical care
  • Medical research
  • Science policy
  • Standards
  • Tissue banks
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    Major Actions
    Introduced3/29/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Passed Senate4/11/2007
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    currently selectedSenateOn Passage - Senate - S. 304/11/2007This bill PASSED the Senate
    70 voted YES 28 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced3/29/2007
    3/29/2007Introduced in the Senate and read twice and ordered held at desk.
    4/10/2007Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
    4/11/2007Considered by Senate.
    currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage4/11/2007On Passage - Senate - S. 30
    4/12/2007Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    4/16/2007Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
    4/16/2007Received in the House.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Average contributions given to Senators from Health & welfare policy, which…

    opposed this bill

    Health & welfare policy [About]
    Average given to Senators who voted:
    $3,569
    YES$3,569
    144% more
    $8,721
    NO$8,721
    2 Organizations Supported and 2 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    HOPE Act: On Passage - Senate - S. 30

    2 organizations opposed this bill

    American Life League
    (n.d.). American Life League; "Embryonic stem cell sham looms in Senate"; Judie Brown; 4-10-07. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Genetics Policy Institute
    (n.d.). US Newswire; "Stem Cell Folly - the Coleman-Isakson 'No Hope for Patients Act'"; 4-9-07. Retrieved n.d., from .

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from Health & welfare policy interest groups, 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$0$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$11,050Yes
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$36,249No
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$4,000No
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
    Joe BidenDDE$0$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0No
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$2,449Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$19,193No
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$7,250Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
    Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$10,000Yes
    Robert ByrdDWV$0$250Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$4,250No
    Ben CardinDMD$0$7,250No
    Tom CarperDDE$0$1,000Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$3,000Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,250Yes
    Hillary ClintonDNY$0$25,510No
    Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
    Norm ColemanRMN$0$13,200Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$4,300Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$17,300Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$800Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
    Larry CraigRID$0$0Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Yes
    Chris DoddDCT$0$15,000Not Voting
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$0$0Yes
    Pete DomeniciRNM$0$250Yes
    Byron DorganDND$0$11,500Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$9,875No
    John EnsignRNV$0$4,000Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$2,000Yes
    Russ FeingoldDWI$0$1,700No
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$16,600No
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$1,750Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$19,750Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
    Chuck HagelRNE$0$0Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$9,800Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$13,100Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0Yes
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$250No
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$250Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$7,000Not Voting
    Ted KennedyDMA$0$16,650Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$0$5,100Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$500Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0No
    Jon KylRAZ$0$4,500Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$2,400Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$14,000No
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$0$6,000No
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0No
    Blanche LincolnDAR$0$16,300No
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
    Mel MartinezRFL$0$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$4,000Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$10,800Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$18,600No
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0No
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$16,300No
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$1,500Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$500No
    Barack ObamaDIL$0$4,800No
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$500Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$650Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$11,000No
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$500Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$11,800No
    Ken SalazarDCO$0$14,292Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$5,500No
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$4,000No
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$1,000Yes
    Gordon SmithROR$0$10,500Yes
    Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$30,613Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$4,750No
    Ted StevensRAK$0$200Yes
    John SununuRNH$0$8,600Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$1,750No
    Craig ThomasRWY$0$0Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$0Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$0Yes
    George VoinovichROH$0$0Yes
    John WarnerRVA$0$0Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$0$1,750Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$500Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$4,000No

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$11,050Yes
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$36,249No
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$4,000No
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
    Joe BidenDDE$0$0Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0No
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$2,449Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$19,193No
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$7,250Yes
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
    Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$10,000Yes
    Robert ByrdDWV$0$250Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$4,250No
    Ben CardinDMD$0$7,250No
    Tom CarperDDE$0$1,000Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$3,000Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,250Yes
    Hillary ClintonDNY$0$25,510No
    Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
    Norm ColemanRMN$0$13,200Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$4,300Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$17,300Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$800Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
    Larry CraigRID$0$0Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Yes
    Chris DoddDCT$0$15,000Not Voting
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$0$0Yes
    Pete DomeniciRNM$0$250Yes
    Byron DorganDND$0$11,500Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$9,875No
    John EnsignRNV$0$4,000Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$2,000Yes
    Russ FeingoldDWI$0$1,700No
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$16,600No
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$1,750Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$19,750Yes
    Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
    Chuck HagelRNE$0$0Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$9,800Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$13,100Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0Yes
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$250No
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$250Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$7,000Not Voting
    Ted KennedyDMA$0$16,650Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$0$5,100Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$500Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0No
    Jon KylRAZ$0$4,500Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$2,400Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$14,000No
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$0$6,000No
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0No
    Blanche LincolnDAR$0$16,300No
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$0Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
    Mel MartinezRFL$0$0Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$4,000Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$10,800Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$18,600No
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0No
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$16,300No
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$1,500Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$500No
    Barack ObamaDIL$0$4,800No
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$500Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$650Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$11,000No
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$500Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$11,800No
    Ken SalazarDCO$0$14,292Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$5,500No
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$4,000No
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$1,000Yes
    Gordon SmithROR$0$10,500Yes
    Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$30,613Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$4,750No
    Ted StevensRAK$0$200Yes
    John SununuRNH$0$8,600Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$1,750No
    Craig ThomasRWY$0$0Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$0Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$0Yes
    George VoinovichROH$0$0Yes
    John WarnerRVA$0$0Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$0$1,750Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$500Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$4,000No

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Christian Conservative$174,482

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Health & welfare policy$515,981
    Christian Conservative$174,482
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