S. 442 - John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007

Criminal justice. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to provide for loan repayment for prosecutors and public defenders. (by CRS) 
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The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007

S. 442 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to provide for loan repayment for prosecutors and public defenders. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide for loan repayment for prosecutors and public defenders.
Other Titles
  • John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007
  • John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007
Sponsor
Richard J. Durbin
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Criminal justice
  • Budgets
  • Education
  • Federal aid to education
  • Higher education
  • Law
  • Legal education
  • Public defenders
  • Public prosecutors
  • Scholarships
  • Student loan funds
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced1/31/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/31/2007
1/31/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
1/31/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S1413-1415)
2/27/2007Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
Put on a legislative calendar3/01/2007Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
4/10/2007Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Leahy with amendments. With written report No. 110-51. Additional views filed.
Put on a legislative calendar4/10/2007Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 113.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from Attorneys & law firms, which…

supported this bill

Attorneys & law firms$65,378,976
$65,378,976

3 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007

3 organizations supported this bill

Federal Bar Association
(n.d.). Federal Bar Association. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
(n.d.). National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Legal Aid & Defender Association
(n.d.). National Legal Aid & Defender Association. Retrieved n.d., from .

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from Attorneys & law firms 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
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$125,100$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$487,800$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$571,311$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,165,229$0
Bob BennettRUT$135,189$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,760,267$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$408,674$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$393,413$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,115,125$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,238,121$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$76,814$0
Jim BunningRKY$180,277$0
Richard BurrRNC$444,087$0
Robert ByrdDWV$203,165$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,103,244$0
Ben CardinDMD$962,673$0
Tom CarperDDE$267,803$0
Bob CaseyDPA$2,998,466$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$644,085$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$3,924,179$0
Tom CoburnROK$71,575$0
William Thad CochranRMS$207,614$0
Norm ColemanRMN$782,461$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$379,380$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$439,585$0
Bob CorkerRTN$623,919$0
John CornynRTX$1,296,832$0
Larry CraigRID$34,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$148,750$0
Jim DeMintRSC$590,248$0
Chris DoddDCT$668,534$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$550,792$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$106,200$0
Byron DorganDND$283,801$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,487,188$0
John EnsignRNV$215,501$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,001$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$754,452$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$619,446$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,327,625$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$274,016$0
Judd GreggRNH$131,200$0
Chuck HagelRNE$62,150$0
Tom HarkinDIA$534,187$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$429,915$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$684,634$0
Jim InhofeROK$148,439$0
Dan InouyeDHI$178,278$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$573,424$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$265,096$0
Ted KennedyDMA$855,450$0
John F. KerryDMA$340,192$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$863,546$0
Herb KohlDWI$500$0
Jon KylRAZ$721,035$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,198,651$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$735,565$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$505,029$0
Carl LevinDMI$661,752$0
Joe LiebermanICT$1,063,496$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$293,345$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$165,697$0
Dick LugarRIN$328,640$0
Mel MartinezRFL$1,067,122$0
John McCainRAZ$133,275$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,384,341$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$763,883$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,871,581$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$250,087$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$201,819$0
Patty MurrayDWA$608,498$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$411,935$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,335,812$0
Barack ObamaDIL$1,904,941$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$583,501$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$352,957$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,031,442$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$180,428$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$603,200$0
Ken SalazarDCO$1,691,663$0
Bernie SandersIVT$85,099$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$989,429$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$408,330$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$695,427$0
Gordon SmithROR$452,772$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$132,535$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$2,199,943$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,202,096$0
Ted StevensRAK$225,491$0
John SununuRNH$241,285$0
Jon TesterDMT$430,044$0
Craig ThomasRWY$29,915$0
John ThuneRSD$433,159$0
David VitterRLA$518,671$0
George VoinovichROH$543,142$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$614,886$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$687,257$0
Ron WydenDOR$263,847$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$487,800$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$571,311$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,165,229$0
Bob BennettRUT$135,189$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,760,267$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$408,674$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$393,413$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,115,125$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,238,121$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$76,814$0
Jim BunningRKY$180,277$0
Richard BurrRNC$444,087$0
Robert ByrdDWV$203,165$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,103,244$0
Ben CardinDMD$962,673$0
Tom CarperDDE$267,803$0
Bob CaseyDPA$2,998,466$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$644,085$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$3,924,179$0
Tom CoburnROK$71,575$0
William Thad CochranRMS$207,614$0
Norm ColemanRMN$782,461$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$379,380$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$439,585$0
Bob CorkerRTN$623,919$0
John CornynRTX$1,296,832$0
Larry CraigRID$34,000$0
Mike CrapoRID$148,750$0
Jim DeMintRSC$590,248$0
Chris DoddDCT$668,534$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$550,792$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$106,200$0
Byron DorganDND$283,801$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,487,188$0
John EnsignRNV$215,501$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,001$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$754,452$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$619,446$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,327,625$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$274,016$0
Judd GreggRNH$131,200$0
Chuck HagelRNE$62,150$0
Tom HarkinDIA$534,187$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$429,915$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$684,634$0
Jim InhofeROK$148,439$0
Dan InouyeDHI$178,278$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$573,424$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$265,096$0
Ted KennedyDMA$855,450$0
John F. KerryDMA$340,192$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$863,546$0
Herb KohlDWI$500$0
Jon KylRAZ$721,035$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,198,651$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$735,565$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$505,029$0
Carl LevinDMI$661,752$0
Joe LiebermanICT$1,063,496$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$293,345$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$165,697$0
Dick LugarRIN$328,640$0
Mel MartinezRFL$1,067,122$0
John McCainRAZ$133,275$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,384,341$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$763,883$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,871,581$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$250,087$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$201,819$0
Patty MurrayDWA$608,498$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$411,935$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,335,812$0
Barack ObamaDIL$1,904,941$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$583,501$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$352,957$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,031,442$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$180,428$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$603,200$0
Ken SalazarDCO$1,691,663$0
Bernie SandersIVT$85,099$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$989,429$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$408,330$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$695,427$0
Gordon SmithROR$452,772$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$132,535$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$2,199,943$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,202,096$0
Ted StevensRAK$225,491$0
John SununuRNH$241,285$0
Jon TesterDMT$430,044$0
Craig ThomasRWY$29,915$0
John ThuneRSD$433,159$0
David VitterRLA$518,671$0
George VoinovichROH$543,142$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$614,886$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$687,257$0
Ron WydenDOR$263,847$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Attorneys & law firms$65,378,976

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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