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S. 702 - State Court Interpreter Grant Program Act

Law. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants to State courts to develop and implement State courts interpreter programs. (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.

State Court Interpreter Grant Program Act

S. 702 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants to State courts to develop and implement State courts interpreter programs. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants to State courts to develop and implement State courts interpreter programs.
Other Titles
  • State Court Interpreter Grant Program Act
  • State Court Interpreter Grant Program Act
Sponsor
Herbert Kohl
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Law
  • Budgets
  • Communications
  • District of Columbia
  • English language
  • Federal-state relations
  • Grants-in-aid
  • Judicial officers
  • State and local government
  • State courts
  • Translating and interpreting
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    Major Actions
    Introduced2/28/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced2/28/2007
    2/28/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
    2/28/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S2358-2359)
    Put on a legislative calendar4/24/2008Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
    8/01/2008Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Leahy with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 110-436. Minority views filed.
    Put on a legislative calendar8/01/2008Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 932.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $409,882
    $68,085,322
    $68,495,204
    $0
    4 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    State Court Interpreter Grant Program Act

    4 organizations supported this bill

    Conference Of Chief Justices
    (n.d.). Conference of Chief Justices Resolution 7. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Association Of Judiciary Interpreters And Translators
    (n.d.). PROTEUS. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Center For State Courts
    (n.d.). Court Interpreter Legislation. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Philadelphia Bar Association
    (n.d.). Funding For State Court Interpreters . 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 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$136,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$481,466$0
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
    Max BaucusDMT$605,711$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,185,505$0
    Bob BennettRUT$133,826$0
    Joe BidenDDE$2,086,772$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$411,178$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$454,010$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$1,484,344$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$1,275,728$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$81,501$0
    Jim BunningRKY$229,549$0
    Richard BurrRNC$507,971$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$221,426$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,149,296$0
    Ben CardinDMD$962,915$0
    Tom CarperDDE$338,988$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$3,062,150$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$733,501$0
    Hillary ClintonDNY$4,273,544$0
    Tom CoburnROK$90,940$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$194,764$0
    Norm ColemanRMN$774,706$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$420,130$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$457,653$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$579,185$0
    John CornynRTX$1,297,083$0
    Larry CraigRID$34,500$0
    Mike CrapoRID$145,237$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$571,148$0
    Chris DoddDCT$684,402$0
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$556,711$0
    Pete DomeniciRNM$109,600$0
    Byron DorganDND$306,951$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,597,392$0
    John EnsignRNV$256,345$0
    Mike EnziRWY$48,501$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$686,771$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$645,291$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,241,299$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$273,328$0
    Judd GreggRNH$110,937$0
    Chuck HagelRNE$60,850$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$552,157$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$445,544$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$725,985$0
    Jim InhofeROK$152,468$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$225,593$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$619,661$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$237,047$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$979,848$0
    John F. KerryDMA$355,481$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$903,321$0
    Herb KohlDWI$500$0
    Jon KylRAZ$724,486$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,169,919$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$796,882$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$531,029$0
    Carl LevinDMI$679,326$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$1,068,606$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$379,795$0
    Chester Trent LottRMS$173,397$0
    Dick LugarRIN$338,840$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$1,059,687$0
    John McCainRAZ$122,475$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,318,193$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$827,028$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,928,799$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$280,187$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$225,220$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$738,325$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$441,135$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,360,137$0
    Barack ObamaDIL$2,133,457$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$618,801$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$362,723$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,131,324$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$199,428$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$649,274$0
    Ken SalazarDCO$1,487,705$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$97,999$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$1,065,318$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$412,839$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$722,324$0
    Gordon SmithROR$452,685$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$141,585$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$2,423,630$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,253,394$0
    Ted StevensRAK$249,841$0
    John SununuRNH$263,214$0
    Jon TesterDMT$436,981$0
    Craig ThomasRWY$32,665$0
    John ThuneRSD$430,361$0
    David VitterRLA$539,199$0
    George VoinovichROH$560,399$0
    John WarnerRVA$1,000$0
    Jim WebbDVA$533,717$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$708,908$0
    Ron WydenDOR$260,257$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$136,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$481,466$0
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$6,000$0
    Max BaucusDMT$605,711$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,185,505$0
    Bob BennettRUT$133,826$0
    Joe BidenDDE$2,086,772$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$411,178$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$454,010$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$1,484,344$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$1,275,728$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$81,501$0
    Jim BunningRKY$229,549$0
    Richard BurrRNC$507,971$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$221,426$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,149,296$0
    Ben CardinDMD$962,915$0
    Tom CarperDDE$338,988$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$3,062,150$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$733,501$0
    Hillary ClintonDNY$4,273,544$0
    Tom CoburnROK$90,940$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$194,764$0
    Norm ColemanRMN$774,706$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$420,130$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$457,653$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$579,185$0
    John CornynRTX$1,297,083$0
    Larry CraigRID$34,500$0
    Mike CrapoRID$145,237$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$571,148$0
    Chris DoddDCT$684,402$0
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$556,711$0
    Pete DomeniciRNM$109,600$0
    Byron DorganDND$306,951$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,597,392$0
    John EnsignRNV$256,345$0
    Mike EnziRWY$48,501$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$686,771$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$645,291$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,241,299$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$273,328$0
    Judd GreggRNH$110,937$0
    Chuck HagelRNE$60,850$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$552,157$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$445,544$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$725,985$0
    Jim InhofeROK$152,468$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$225,593$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$619,661$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$237,047$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$979,848$0
    John F. KerryDMA$355,481$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$903,321$0
    Herb KohlDWI$500$0
    Jon KylRAZ$724,486$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,169,919$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$796,882$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$531,029$0
    Carl LevinDMI$679,326$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$1,068,606$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$379,795$0
    Chester Trent LottRMS$173,397$0
    Dick LugarRIN$338,840$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$1,059,687$0
    John McCainRAZ$122,475$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,318,193$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$827,028$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,928,799$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$280,187$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$225,220$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$738,325$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$441,135$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,360,137$0
    Barack ObamaDIL$2,133,457$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$618,801$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$362,723$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,131,324$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$199,428$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$649,274$0
    Ken SalazarDCO$1,487,705$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$97,999$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$1,065,318$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$412,839$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$722,324$0
    Gordon SmithROR$452,685$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$141,585$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$2,423,630$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,253,394$0
    Ted StevensRAK$249,841$0
    John SununuRNH$263,214$0
    Jon TesterDMT$436,981$0
    Craig ThomasRWY$32,665$0
    John ThuneRSD$430,361$0
    David VitterRLA$539,199$0
    George VoinovichROH$560,399$0
    John WarnerRVA$1,000$0
    Jim WebbDVA$533,717$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$708,908$0
    Ron WydenDOR$260,257$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Attorneys & law firms$68,085,322
    Courts & Justice System$409,882

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
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