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$65,800,030
$65,800,030

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$488,800$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$574,311$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,171,979$0
Bob BennettRUT$135,189$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,788,567$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$414,674$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$394,413$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,120,375$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,238,871$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$76,814$0
Jim BunningRKY$180,277$0
Richard BurrRNC$449,887$0
Robert ByrdDWV$206,165$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,112,444$0
Ben CardinDMD$976,148$0
Tom CarperDDE$269,353$0
Bob CaseyDPA$3,002,466$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$663,735$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$3,968,034$0
Tom CoburnROK$71,575$0
William Thad CochranRMS$207,614$0
Norm ColemanRMN$780,161$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$379,630$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$149,750$0
Jim DeMintRSC$590,748$0
Chris DoddDCT$672,134$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$550,792$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$106,200$0
Byron DorganDND$283,801$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,518,788$0
John EnsignRNV$215,001$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,001$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$756,252$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$620,446$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,333,625$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$274,016$0
Judd GreggRNH$131,200$0
Chuck HagelRNE$62,150$0
Tom HarkinDIA$536,087$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$429,915$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$683,634$0
Jim InhofeROK$148,439$0
Dan InouyeDHI$179,278$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$604,974$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$265,096$0
Ted KennedyDMA$879,300$0
John F. KerryDMA$349,692$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$867,546$0
Herb KohlDWI$500$0
Jon KylRAZ$722,035$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,198,651$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$741,315$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$508,829$0
Carl LevinDMI$666,052$0
Joe LiebermanICT$1,066,946$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$294,595$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$165,697$0
Dick LugarRIN$328,140$0
Mel MartinezRFL$1,051,622$0
John McCainRAZ$133,275$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,387,716$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$763,883$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,875,931$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$258,087$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$201,819$0
Patty MurrayDWA$608,498$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$413,135$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,352,412$0
Barack ObamaDIL$1,939,457$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$592,051$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$360,407$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,035,442$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$180,928$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$608,200$0
Ken SalazarDCO$1,709,846$0
Bernie SandersIVT$85,099$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$991,429$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$2,214,193$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,213,496$0
Ted StevensRAK$225,491$0
John SununuRNH$241,285$0
Jon TesterDMT$435,294$0
Craig ThomasRWY$29,915$0
John ThuneRSD$433,159$0
David VitterRLA$518,671$0
George VoinovichROH$544,142$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$616,936$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$689,257$0
Ron WydenDOR$265,347$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$488,800$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
Max BaucusDMT$574,311$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,171,979$0
Bob BennettRUT$135,189$0
Joe BidenDDE$1,788,567$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$414,674$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$394,413$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,120,375$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,238,871$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$76,814$0
Jim BunningRKY$180,277$0
Richard BurrRNC$449,887$0
Robert ByrdDWV$206,165$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,112,444$0
Ben CardinDMD$976,148$0
Tom CarperDDE$269,353$0
Bob CaseyDPA$3,002,466$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$663,735$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$3,968,034$0
Tom CoburnROK$71,575$0
William Thad CochranRMS$207,614$0
Norm ColemanRMN$780,161$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$379,630$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$149,750$0
Jim DeMintRSC$590,748$0
Chris DoddDCT$672,134$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$550,792$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$106,200$0
Byron DorganDND$283,801$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,518,788$0
John EnsignRNV$215,001$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,001$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$756,252$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$620,446$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,333,625$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$274,016$0
Judd GreggRNH$131,200$0
Chuck HagelRNE$62,150$0
Tom HarkinDIA$536,087$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$429,915$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$683,634$0
Jim InhofeROK$148,439$0
Dan InouyeDHI$179,278$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$604,974$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$265,096$0
Ted KennedyDMA$879,300$0
John F. KerryDMA$349,692$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$867,546$0
Herb KohlDWI$500$0
Jon KylRAZ$722,035$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,198,651$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$741,315$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$508,829$0
Carl LevinDMI$666,052$0
Joe LiebermanICT$1,066,946$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$294,595$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$165,697$0
Dick LugarRIN$328,140$0
Mel MartinezRFL$1,051,622$0
John McCainRAZ$133,275$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,387,716$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$763,883$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,875,931$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$258,087$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$201,819$0
Patty MurrayDWA$608,498$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$413,135$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,352,412$0
Barack ObamaDIL$1,939,457$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$592,051$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$360,407$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,035,442$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$180,928$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$608,200$0
Ken SalazarDCO$1,709,846$0
Bernie SandersIVT$85,099$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$991,429$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$2,214,193$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,213,496$0
Ted StevensRAK$225,491$0
John SununuRNH$241,285$0
Jon TesterDMT$435,294$0
Craig ThomasRWY$29,915$0
John ThuneRSD$433,159$0
David VitterRLA$518,671$0
George VoinovichROH$544,142$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$616,936$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$689,257$0
Ron WydenDOR$265,347$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Attorneys & law firms$65,800,030

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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