S. 1036 - Federal Surface Transportation Policy and Planning Act of 2009

Transportation and public works. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to establish national purposes and goals for Federal surface transportation activities and programs and create a national surface transportation plan. (by CRS) 
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Federal Surface Transportation Policy and Planning Act of 2009

S. 1036 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Summary
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to establish national purposes and goals for Federal surface transportation activities and programs and create a national surface transportation plan. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to establish national purposes and goals for Federal surface transportation activities and programs and create a national surface transportation plan.
Other Titles
  • Federal Surface Transportation Policy and Planning Act of 2009
Sponsor
John D. Rockefeller, IV
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Transportation and public works
  • Air quality
  • Economic development
  • Energy efficiency and conservation
  • Infrastructure development
  • Land use and conservation
  • Performance measurement
  • Roads and highways
  • Transportation programs funding
  • Transportation safety and security
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    Major Actions
    Introduced5/14/2009
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced5/14/2009
    5/14/2009Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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    Contributions

    1. January - February 2005 For $307,728 Against $0
    2. March - April 2005 For $822,839 Against $0
    3. May - June 2005 For $744,585 Against $0
    4. July - August 2005 For $322,741 Against $0
    5. September - October 2005 For $624,150 Against $0
    6. November - December 2005 For $616,568 Against $0
    7. January - February 2006 For $362,646 Against $0
    8. March - April 2006 For $995,267 Against $0
    9. May - June 2006 For $756,723 Against $0
    10. July - August 2006 For $672,395 Against $0
    11. September - October 2006 For $1,881,425 Against $0
    12. November - December 2006 For $518,837 Against $0
    13. January - February 2007 For $404,496 Against $0
    14. March - April 2007 For $1,108,371 Against $0
    15. May - June 2007 For $1,244,088 Against $0
    16. July - August 2007 For $505,525 Against $0
    17. September - October 2007 For $977,295 Against $0
    18. November - December 2007 For $1,036,542 Against $0
    19. January - February 2008 For $537,401 Against $0
    20. March - April 2008 For $910,619 Against $0
    21. May - June 2008 For $1,160,911 Against $0
    22. July - August 2008 For $627,983 Against $0
    23. September - October 2008 For $1,618,334 Against $0
    24. November - December 2008 For $611,556 Against $0
    25. January - February 2009 For $384,349 Against $0
    26. March - April 2009 For $1,100,597 Against $0
    27. May - June 2009 For $1,134,097 Against $0
    28. July - August 2009 For $553,681 Against $0
    29. September - October 2009 For $846,936 Against $0
    30. November - December 2009 For $653,682 Against $0
    31. January - February 2010 For $429,991 Against $0
    32. March - April 2010 For $1,063,001 Against $0
    33. May - June 2010 For $920,449 Against $0
    34. July - August 2010 For $544,053 Against $0
    35. September - October 2010 For $1,094,131 Against $0
    36. November - December 2010 For $206,822 Against $0

    Votes

      64 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      Federal Surface Transportation Policy and Planning Act of 2009

      64 organizations supported this bill

      1Sky
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Action Committee for Transit
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Alliance to Save Energy
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Amalgamated Transit Union
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      America 2050
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      American Highway Users Alliance
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 5). Letter to Chairmen Rockefeller and Lautenberg. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
      American Planning Association
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      American Public Health Association
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      American Public Transportation Association
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      American Shortline and Regional Railroad Association
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      American Trucking Associations
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 5). Letter to Chairmen Rockefeller and Lautenberg. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
      Amtrak
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      Association for Commuter Transportation
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Association for Public Transportation, Inc.
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Association of American Railroads
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      BNSF Railway
      Rose, Matt (2009, September 11). What Should A National Freight Policy Do And How Should It Be Funded?. National Journal. Retrieved July 6, 2011.
      Building America's Future
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      Center for Neighborhood Technology
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      CEOs for Cities
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Citizens for Reliable & Safe Highways
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Climate Solutions
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Coastal Connect
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Congress for the New Urbanism
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Conservation Law Foundation
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Environment America
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Environmental and Energy Study Institute
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Environmental Defense Fund
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Environmental Law & Policy Center
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Environmental Working Group
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Free Congress Foundation
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Friends Committee on National Legislation
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Friends of the Earth
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Housing Preservation Project
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      League of American Bicyclists
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      League of Conservation Voters
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Livable Communities Coalition
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      LOCUS: Reponsible Real Estate Developers and Investors
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      National Association of Manufacturers
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 5). Letter to Chairmen Rockefeller and Lautenberg. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
      National Association of Railroad Passengers
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      National Audubon Society
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      National Railroad Construction and Maintenance
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      National Retail Federation
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 5). Letter to Chairmen Rockefeller and Lautenberg. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
      National Wildlife Federation
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Natural Resources Defense Council
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Railway Supply Institute
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      Reconnecting America
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Retail Industry Leaders Association
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 5). Letter to Chairmen Rockefeller and Lautenberg. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
      Seabridge USA
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Sierra Business Council
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Sierra Club
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Smart Growth America
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Southern Environmental Law Center
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      States For Passenger Rail Coalition
      undersigned organizations (2009, May 15). OneRail Coalition Applauds Senators Rockefeller and Lautenberg for Envisioning a 21st Century Transportation Program. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from One Rail.
      Surface Transportation Policy Partnership
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      The Transit Coalition
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      TransForm
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Transportation for America
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Truck Safety Coalition
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      U.S. Chamber of Commerce
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 5). Letter to Chairmen Rockefeller and Lautenberg. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
      U.S. PIRG
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Union of Concerned Scientists
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 2). Letter to Senators. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from Public Interest Network.
      Waterfront Coalition
      undersigned organizations (2009, June 5). Letter to Chairmen Rockefeller and Lautenberg. Retrieved July 6, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.

      0 organizations opposed this bill

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      Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 111th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
      Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

      Contributions by Legislator

      Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$114,710$0
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$230,420$0
      John BarrassoRWY$65,300$0
      Max BaucusDMT$385,461$0
      Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$187,150$0
      Mark BegichDAK$231,264$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$508,671$0
      Bob BennettRUT$95,322$0
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$96,284$0
      Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$62,750$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$645,832$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$236,125$0
      Sam BrownbackRKS$6,041$0
      Jim BunningRKY$28,800$0
      Richard BurrRNC$283,308$0
      Roland BurrisDIL$2,750$0
      Robert ByrdDWV$52,850$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$265,952$0
      Ben CardinDMD$368,641$0
      Tom CarperDDE$217,990$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$424,970$0
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$794,743$0
      Tom CoburnROK$137,393$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$94,247$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$281,399$0
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$177,247$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$549,778$0
      John CornynRTX$650,165$0
      Mike CrapoRID$99,157$0
      Jim DeMintRSC$526,119$0
      Chris DoddDCT$264,396$0
      Byron DorganDND$121,800$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$383,560$0
      John EnsignRNV$222,335$0
      Mike EnziRWY$63,500$0
      Russ FeingoldDWI$161,503$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$364,471$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$434,909$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$262,487$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$221,429$0
      Judd GreggRNH$9,800$0
      Kay R. HaganDNC$195,926$0
      Tom HarkinDIA$154,305$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$193,150$0
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$325,063$0
      Jim InhofeROK$190,335$0
      Dan InouyeDHI$263,450$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$390,059$0
      Mike JohannsRNE$186,846$0
      Tim JohnsonDSD$146,350$0
      Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
      Ted KennedyDMA$143,045$0
      John F. KerryDMA$249,170$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$284,498$0
      Herb KohlDWI$40$0
      Jon KylRAZ$776,690$0
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$358,577$0
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$576,395$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$57,350$0
      Carl LevinDMI$204,995$0
      Joe LiebermanICT$795,050$0
      Blanche LincolnDAR$388,893$0
      Dick LugarRIN$72,800$0
      Mel MartinezRFL$164,625$0
      John McCainRAZ$407,393$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$305,178$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$909,371$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$672,950$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$229,119$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$152,800$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$181,744$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$474,127$0
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$275,000$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$650,706$0
      Mark L. PryorDAR$255,049$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$108,760$0
      Harry ReidDNV$724,004$0
      Jim RischRID$230,455$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$247,029$0
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$220,499$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$61,600$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$607,650$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$232,520$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$255,606$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$175,775$0
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$191,788$0
      Arlen SpecterDPA$376,750$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$221,245$0
      Jon TesterDMT$195,575$0
      John ThuneRSD$465,928$0
      Mark UdallDCO$557,138$0
      Tom UdallDNM$278,845$0
      David VitterRLA$666,621$0
      George VoinovichROH$109,295$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$454,617$0
      Jim WebbDVA$179,500$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$158,141$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$316,805$0
      Ron WydenDOR$302,590$0

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$114,710$0
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$230,420$0
      John BarrassoRWY$65,300$0
      Max BaucusDMT$385,461$0
      Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$187,150$0
      Mark BegichDAK$231,264$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$508,671$0
      Bob BennettRUT$95,322$0
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$96,284$0
      Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$62,750$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$645,832$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$236,125$0
      Sam BrownbackRKS$6,041$0
      Jim BunningRKY$28,800$0
      Richard BurrRNC$283,308$0
      Roland BurrisDIL$2,750$0
      Robert ByrdDWV$52,850$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$265,952$0
      Ben CardinDMD$368,641$0
      Tom CarperDDE$217,990$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$424,970$0
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$794,743$0
      Tom CoburnROK$137,393$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$94,247$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$281,399$0
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$177,247$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$549,778$0
      John CornynRTX$650,165$0
      Mike CrapoRID$99,157$0
      Jim DeMintRSC$526,119$0
      Chris DoddDCT$264,396$0
      Byron DorganDND$121,800$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$383,560$0
      John EnsignRNV$222,335$0
      Mike EnziRWY$63,500$0
      Russ FeingoldDWI$161,503$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$364,471$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$434,909$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$262,487$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$221,429$0
      Judd GreggRNH$9,800$0
      Kay R. HaganDNC$195,926$0
      Tom HarkinDIA$154,305$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$193,150$0
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$325,063$0
      Jim InhofeROK$190,335$0
      Dan InouyeDHI$263,450$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$390,059$0
      Mike JohannsRNE$186,846$0
      Tim JohnsonDSD$146,350$0
      Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
      Ted KennedyDMA$143,045$0
      John F. KerryDMA$249,170$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$284,498$0
      Herb KohlDWI$40$0
      Jon KylRAZ$776,690$0
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$358,577$0
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$576,395$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$57,350$0
      Carl LevinDMI$204,995$0
      Joe LiebermanICT$795,050$0
      Blanche LincolnDAR$388,893$0
      Dick LugarRIN$72,800$0
      Mel MartinezRFL$164,625$0
      John McCainRAZ$407,393$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$305,178$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$909,371$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$672,950$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$229,119$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$152,800$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$181,744$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$474,127$0
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$275,000$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$650,706$0
      Mark L. PryorDAR$255,049$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$108,760$0
      Harry ReidDNV$724,004$0
      Jim RischRID$230,455$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$247,029$0
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$220,499$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$61,600$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$607,650$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$232,520$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$255,606$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$175,775$0
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$191,788$0
      Arlen SpecterDPA$376,750$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$221,245$0
      Jon TesterDMT$195,575$0
      John ThuneRSD$465,928$0
      Mark UdallDCO$557,138$0
      Tom UdallDNM$278,845$0
      David VitterRLA$666,621$0
      George VoinovichROH$109,295$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$454,617$0
      Jim WebbDVA$179,500$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$158,141$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$316,805$0
      Ron WydenDOR$302,590$0

      Interest Groups that supported this bill

      $ Donated
      Real Estate developers & subdividers$11,836,419
      Railroads$3,302,079
      Republican/Conservative$3,063,761
      Environmental policy$2,853,637
      Trucking companies & services$1,643,252
      Sea freight & passenger services$1,477,424
      Transportation unions$914,200
      Retail trade$878,177
      Health & welfare policy$351,847
      Churches, clergy & religious organizations$341,510
      Sea transport$315,775
      Manufacturing$297,589
      Chambers of commerce$222,314
      Transportation$208,088
      Public official (elected or appointed)$179,321
      Manufacturers of railroad equipment$149,083
      Railroad services$132,200
      Pro-business associations$85,613
      Railroad transportation$37,025
      Consumer groups$10,500
      Bicycles & other non-motorized recreational transp$1,000

      Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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