H. Amdt. 498 - Amendment Sought to Allow Any Tax Strategy Patent That Was Filed As of the Date of Enactment of the Bill to Move Toward Issuance by the Patent Trade Office.

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This is an amendment to H.R. 1249 - Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
House Vote: On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A008) Failed by voice vote.

DID NOT PASS by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Leahy-Smith America Invents Act

H.R. 1249 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
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Title
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform.
Other Titles
  • America Invents Act
  • America Invents Act
  • Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
  • Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
  • Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Sponsor
Lamar Smith
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Commerce
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Administrative remedies
  • Advanced technology and technological innovations
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Competitiveness, trade promotion, trade deficits
  • Congressional oversight
  • Congressional tributes
  • Department of Commerce
  • Evidence and witnesses
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Federal district courts
  • Government buildings, facilities, and property
  • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
  • Government studies and investigations
  • Government trust funds
  • Intellectual property
  • Judges
  • Judicial review and appeals
  • Jurisdiction and venue
  • Legal fees and court costs
  • Michigan
  • Small business
  • State and local courts
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
  • User charges and fees
  • Virginia
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Major Actions
Introduced3/30/2011
Referred to Committee
Amendments (22 proposed)
Passed House6/23/2011
Passed Senate9/08/2011
Signed by President9/16/2011
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 1 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment PASSED the House
283 voted YES 140 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 2 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
105 voted YES 316 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 3 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
81 voted YES 342 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 9 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment PASSED the House
223 voted YES 198 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 12 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
129 voted YES 295 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 13 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
92 voted YES 329 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 14 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
81 voted YES 342 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 15 to H R 12496/23/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
158 voted YES 262 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 1249 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform6/23/2011This motion DID NOT PASS the House
172 voted YES 251 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseH.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act6/23/2011This bill PASSED the House
304 voted YES 117 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Moore amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Lujan amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Peters amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
currently selectedHouseOn agreeing to the Polis amendment (A008) Failed by voice vote.6/23/2011DID NOT PASS by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Speier amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.6/23/2011PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateOn the Cloture Motion H.R. 12499/06/2011This motion PASSED the Senate
93 voted YES 5 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 600 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)9/08/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
47 voted YES 51 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 595 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)9/08/2011This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
13 voted YES 85 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 599 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)9/08/2011This amendment PASSED the Senate
50 voted YES 48 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateH.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act9/08/2011This bill PASSED the Senate
89 voted YES 9 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/30/2011
3/30/2011Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
3/30/2011Referred to House Judiciary
3/30/2011Referred to House Budget
3/30/2011Subcommittee Hearings Held.
3/30/2011Referred to the Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet.
4/11/2011Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet Discharged.
4/14/2011Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar4/14/2011Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 32 - 3.
6/01/2011Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 112-98, Part I.
6/01/2011Committee on The Budget discharged.
Put on a legislative calendar6/01/2011Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
6/21/2011Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 316 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2021 and H.R. 1249. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate for H.R. 2021 and 80 minutes of general debate for H.R. 1249. The resolution also provides that for H.R. 1249, the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary shall be considered as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule.
6/22/2011Rule H. Res. 316 passed House.
6/22/2011Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 316.
6/22/2011Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2021 and H.R. 1249. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measures will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate for H.R. 2021 and 80 minutes of general debate for H.R. 1249. The resolution also provides that for H.R. 1249, the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary shall be considered as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule.
6/22/2011House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 316 and Rule XVIII.
6/22/2011The Speaker designated the Honorable Tom Graves to act as Chairman of the Committee.
6/22/2011DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with twenty minutes of debate on the question of constitutionality of the measure.
6/22/2011GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 1249.
6/22/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Smith (TX) amendment.
6/22/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Smith (TX) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Smith (TX) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/22/2011Mr. Smith (TX) moved to rise.
6/22/2011On motion to rise Agreed to by voice vote.
6/22/2011Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 1249 as unfinished business.
6/23/2011Considered as unfinished business.
6/23/2011The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
6/23/2011UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced the unfinished business was on the question of adoption of an amendment which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings were postponed.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Conyers amendment no. 2.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Conyers amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Conyers demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Baldwin amendment no. 3.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Baldwin amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Ms. Baldwin demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Moore amendment no. 4.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment no. 5.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lujan amendment no. 6.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Peters amendment no. 7.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis (CO) amendment no. 8.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Conyers amendment no. 9.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Speier amendment no. 10.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Watt amendment no. 11.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Sensenbrenner amendment no. 12.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Sensenbrenner amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Sensenbrenner demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Manzullo amendment no. 13.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Manzullo amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Manzullo demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rohrabacher amendment no. 14.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Rohrabacher amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the noes had prevailed. Mr. Rohrabacher demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011DEBATE - Pursuant to the provsions of H. Res. 316, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Schock amendment no. 15.
6/23/2011POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Schock amendment, the Chair put t he question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Smith (TX) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
6/23/2011UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was on the adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings were postponed.
6/23/2011The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 1249.
6/23/2011The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
6/23/2011Mr. Miller (NC) moved to recommit with instructions to Judiciary.
6/23/2011DEBATE - The House proceeded with ten minutes of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to report the same to the House with an amendment to require the U.S. Patent Office to prioritize patent applications filed by entities that pledge to develop or manufacture their products, processes, and technologies in the U.S., including, specifically, those filed by small businesses and individuals.
6/23/2011The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
6/23/2011Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
6/23/2011The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 1249.
6/23/2011Mr. Jackson (IL) raised a point of order. Subsequent to the completion of a roll call vote on the Conyers amendment No. 9, the final disposition was called into question and by unanimous consent, the proceedings were vacated and the Conyers amendment No. 9 was redesignated and the question of adoption was put again by the Chair de novo for a re-vote by the Committee of the Whole.
6/23/2011The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
6/23/2011Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Smith (TX).
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 1 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 2 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 3 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 9 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 12 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 13 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 14 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 15 to H R 1249
select this voteVote6/23/2011On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 1249 To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage6/23/2011H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
6/23/2011Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Conyers.
6/23/2011Amendment (A003) offered by Ms. Baldwin.
6/23/2011Amendment (A004) offered by Ms. Moore.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Moore amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A005) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A005) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Lujan.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Lujan amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. Peters.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Peters amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Polis.
currently selectedVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A008) Failed by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Conyers.
6/23/2011Amendment (A010) offered by Ms. Speier.
select this voteVote6/23/2011On agreeing to the Speier amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
6/23/2011Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Watt.
6/23/2011By unanimous consent, the Watt amendment was withdrawn.
6/23/2011Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Sensenbrenner.
6/23/2011Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Manzullo.
6/23/2011Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Rohrabacher.
6/23/2011Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Schock.
6/23/2011Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Conyers.
6/27/2011Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar6/28/2011Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 87.
8/02/2011Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
8/02/2011Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate.
select this voteVote9/06/2011On the Cloture Motion H.R. 1249
9/07/2011Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
9/07/2011Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate.
9/07/2011Measure laid before Senate by motion.
9/08/2011Considered by Senate.
9/08/2011Message on Senate action sent to the House.
9/08/2011Amendment SA 595 proposed by Senator Cantwell.
9/08/2011Amendment SA 599 proposed by Senator Coburn.
9/08/2011Amendment SA 600 proposed by Senator Sessions.
select this voteVote9/08/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 600 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)
select this voteVote9/08/2011On the Amendment S.Amdt. 595 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)
select this voteVote9/08/2011On the Motion to Table S.Amdt. 599 to H.R. 1249 (Leahy-Smith America Invents Act)
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage9/08/2011H.R. 1249 (112th): Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
Presented to President9/12/2011Presented to President.
Signed9/16/2011Signed by President.
Enacted9/16/2011Became Public Law No: 112-29.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteH. Amdt. 491Smith, Lamar [R-TX21]June 22, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Manager's amendment makes numerous technical and clarifying changes to the bill.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 492Conyers, John [D-MI13]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to permit the conversion of the United States to a first-to-file system only upon a Presidential finding that other nations have adopted a similar one-year grace period.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 493Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike section 5 in the America Invents Act which expanded the prior-user rights defense to apply to all patents with minimal exceptions.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 494Moore, Gwen [D-WI4]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment allows the United States Patent Trade Office to develop methods for ways to track the diversity of patent applicants.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 495Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment expresses the sense of Congress that "the patent system should promote industries to continue to develop new technologies that spur growth and create jobs across the country".

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select this voteH. Amdt. 496Luján, Ben [D-NM3]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment lists criteria that the Patent Trade Office Director must take into account when selecting satellite offices in the United States.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 497Peters, Gary [D-MI]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment mandates a United States Patent Trade Office led study with the Small Business Administration on how to better utilize existing government resources for education and technical assistance to help small businesses with international patent protection.

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currently selectedH. Amdt. 498Polis, Jared [D-CO2]June 23, 2011Failed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to allow any tax strategy patent that was filed as of the date of enactment of the bill to move toward issuance by the Patent Trade Office.

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June 23, 2011, 2:58 pm ET - Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Polis.
June 23, 2011, 3:07 pm ET - On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A008) Failed by voice vote.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 499Conyers, John [D-MI13]June 23, 2011Passed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment clarifies the deadline for filing patent term extension applications covering drug products that must be approved by the FDA.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 500Speier, Jackie [D-CA14]June 23, 2011Passed by voice vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment requires the United States Patent Trade Office to provide rules for the exchange of relevant information during the derivation proceedings.

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H. Amdt. 501Watt, Melvin [D-NC12]June 23, 2011Offered on June 22, 2011.

An amendment numbered 11 printed in Part B of House Report 112-111 to add a severability clause protecting the remainder of the bill if the Supreme Court determines that certain sections or provisions are unconstitutional.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 502Sensenbrenner, F. [R-WI5]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike section 3 of the bill which created a first-to-file patent system.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 503Manzullo, Donald [R-IL16]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike the provision giving the United States Patent Trade Office the authority to set patent and trademark fees.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 504Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA48]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to exempt small businesses from the post-grant reviews and reexaminations.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 505Schock, Aaron [R-IL18]June 23, 2011Failed by roll call vote on June 23, 2011.

Amendment sought to strike section 18 which established a pilot program that allowed the United States Patent Trade Office to review certain low-quality business method patents.

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S. Amdt. 594Johnson, Ron [R-WI]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 595Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 7, 2011Failed by roll call vote on September 7, 2011.

To establish a transitional program for covered business method patents.

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S. Amdt. 596Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

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S. Amdt. 597Cantwell, Maria [D-WA]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

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S. Amdt. 598Paul, Rand [R-KY]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 599Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]September 7, 2011Offered on September 6, 2011.

To amend the provision relating to funding the Patent and Trademark Office by establishing a United States Patent and Trademark Office Public Enterprise Fund, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 600Sessions, Jefferson [R-AL]September 7, 2011Failed by roll call vote on September 7, 2011.

To strike the provision relating to the calculation of the 60-day period for application of patent term extension.

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Total contributions given to House members from interest groups that…

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$728
$159,650
$898,756
$441,345
$759,622
$9,370,664
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Leahy-Smith America Invents Act: On agreeing to the Polis amendment (A008) Failed by voice vote.

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American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
Citizens for Tax Justice
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
Consumer Action
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
Financial Planning Association
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
National Association of Enrolled Agents
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
Partnership for Philanthropic Planning
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
Tax Justice Network
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.
U.S. PIRG
undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Re: Please Stop Congressman Polis’ Tax Strategy Patents Loophole; Protect Taxpayers from Lawsuits, Royalties, and a More Complicated Tax Code. Retrieved June 29, 2011, from AICPA.

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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Gary L. AckermanDNY-5$0$2,550No
Sandy AdamsRFL-24$0$31,911No
Robert B. AderholtRAL-4$0$29,896No
W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$30,500No
Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$10,000No
Jason AltmireDPA-4$0$10,750No
Justin AmashRMI-3$0$11,000No
Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$0$11,400No
Steve AustriaROH-7$0$5,000No
Joe BacaDCA-43$0$6,000No
Michele BachmannRMN-6$0$32,050No
Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$90,650No
Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$0$51,426No
Lou BarlettaRPA-11$0$14,700No
John BarrowDGA-12$0$36,000No
Roscoe G. BartlettRMD-6$0$3,450No
Joe BartonRTX-6$0$11,200No
Charlie BassRNH-2$0$13,000No
Karen BassDCA-33$0$14,800No
Xavier BecerraDCA-31$0$36,790No
Dan BenishekRMI-1$0$22,250No
Rick BergRND$0$76,414No
Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$0$80,517No
Howard L. BermanDCA-28$0$34,300No
Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$54,594No
Brian P. BilbrayRCA-50$0$18,550No
Gus M. BilirakisRFL-9$0$5,100No
Rob BishopRUT-1$0$2,500No
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.DGA-2$0$7,400No
Tim BishopDNY-1$0$22,500No
Diane BlackRTN-6$0$35,250No
Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$0$18,950No
Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$0$17,100No
John A. BoehnerROH-8$0$193,902No
Jo BonnerRAL-1$0$6,150No
Mary Bono MackRCA-45$0$11,600No
Dan BorenDOK-2$0$0No
Leonard L. BoswellDIA-3$0$15,884No
Charles W. Boustany Jr.RLA-7$0$46,600No
Kevin BradyRTX-8$0$45,939No
Bob BradyDPA-1$0$6,050No
Bruce L. BraleyDIA-1$0$450No
Mo BrooksRAL-5$0$4,000No
Paul C. BrounRGA-10$0$5,900No
Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0No
Vern BuchananRFL-13$0$41,000No
Larry BucshonRIN-8$0$13,150No
Ann Marie BuerkleRNY-25$0$15,550No
Michael C. BurgessRTX-26$0$3,250No
Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$2,000No
George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$13,000No
Ken CalvertRCA-44$0$11,500No
Dave CampRMI-4$0$102,750No
John CampbellRCA-48$0$61,250No
Francisco "Quico" CansecoRTX-23$0$54,800No
Eric CantorRVA-7$0$139,150No
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV-2$0$72,700No
Lois CappsDCA-23$0$15,750No
Mike CapuanoDMA-8$0$9,000No
Dennis CardozaDCA-18$0$0No
John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$0$4,750No
John C. Carney Jr.DDE$0$55,750No
André CarsonDIN-7$0$40,619No
John R. CarterRTX-31$0$6,500No
Bill CassidyRLA-6$0$8,450No
Kathy CastorDFL-11$0$3,750No
Steve ChabotROH-1$0$25,173No
Jason ChaffetzRUT-3$0$16,000No
Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$12,500No
Judy ChuDCA-32$0$13,935No
David N. CicillineDRI-1$0$21,000No
Hansen ClarkeDMI-13$0$3,250No
Yvette D. ClarkeDNY-11$0$8,900No
William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$4,000No
Emanuel CleaverDMO-5$0$39,188No
Jim ClyburnDSC-6$0$46,499No
John Howard CobleRNC-6$0$5,250No
Mike CoffmanRCO-6$0$14,850No
Steve CohenDTN-9$0$4,750No
Tom ColeROK-4$0$18,250No
K. "Mike" ConawayRTX-11$0$64,499No
Gerry ConnollyDVA-11$0$33,750No
John Conyers Jr.DMI-14$0$1,300No
Jim CooperDTN-5$0$42,594No
Jim CostaDCA-20$0$4,750No
Jerry F. CostelloDIL-12$0$1,000No
Joe CourtneyDCT-2$0$3,000No
Chip CravaackRMN-8$0$18,345No
Eric A. "Rick" CrawfordRAR-1$0$19,000No
Ander CrenshawRFL-4$0$6,500No
Mark S. CritzDPA-12$0$23,400No
Joe CrowleyDNY-7$0$77,500No
Henry CuellarDTX-28$0$22,967No
John Abney CulbersonRTX-7$0$12,905No
Elijah E. CummingsDMD-7$0$10,500No
Danny K. DavisDIL-7$0$10,000No
Geoff DavisRKY-4$0$14,344No
Susan A. DavisDCA-53$0$250No
Peter A. DeFazioDOR-4$0$5,000No
Diana DeGetteDCO-1$0$9,250No
Rosa L. DeLauroDCT-3$0$11,500No
Jeff DenhamRCA-19$0$25,550No
Charlie DentRPA-15$0$9,700No
Scott DesJarlaisRTN-4$0$4,000No
Theodore E. DeutchDFL-19$0$12,620No
Mario Diaz-BalartRFL-21$0$3,000No
Norm DicksDWA-6$0$1,000No
John D. DingellDMI-15$0$9,750No
Lloyd DoggettDTX-25$0$2,500No
Robert J. DoldRIL-10$0$100,550No
Joe DonnellyDIN-2$0$57,810No
Mike DoyleDPA-14$0$5,000No
David DreierRCA-26$0$11,000No
Sean P. DuffyRWI-7$0$51,339No
Jeff DuncanRSC-3$0$7,750No
John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$1,250No
Donna F. EdwardsDMD-4$0$250No
Keith EllisonDMN-5$0$20,050No
Renee L. EllmersRNC-2$0$14,000No
Jo Ann EmersonRMO-8$0$27,500No
Eliot L. EngelDNY-17$0$7,750No
Anna G. EshooDCA-14$0$26,000No
Blake FarentholdRTX-27$0$22,750No
Sam FarrDCA-17$0$1,250No
Chaka FattahDPA-2$0$9,500No
Bob FilnerDCA-51$0$0No
Stephen Lee FincherRTN-8$0$46,050No
Mike FitzpatrickRPA-8$0$47,800No
Jeff FlakeRAZ-6$0$53,400No
Charles J. "Chuck" FleischmannRTN-3$0$11,500No
John FlemingRLA-4$0$13,099No
Bill FloresRTX-17$0$43,250No
J. "Randy" ForbesRVA-4$0$18,294No
Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$9,329No
Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$1,550No
Barney FrankDMA-4$0$28,600No
Trent FranksRAZ-2$0$0No
Rodney P. FrelinghuysenRNJ-11$0$16,075No
Marcia L. FudgeDOH-11$0$5,100No
Elton GalleglyRCA-24$0$500No
John GaramendiDCA-10$0$0No
Cory GardnerRCO-4$0$4,500No
Ernest Scott GarrettRNJ-5$0$84,875No
Jim GerlachRPA-6$0$37,094No
Bob GibbsROH-18$0$6,000No
Christopher P. GibsonRNY-20$0$28,250No
Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$0$6,500No
John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$0$8,500No
Louie GohmertRTX-1$0$5,000No
Charlie GonzalezDTX-20$0$0No
Bob GoodlatteRVA-6$0$31,250No
Paul A. GosarRAZ-1$0$6,450No
Trey GowdyRSC-4$0$25,250No
Kay GrangerRTX-12$0$15,250No
Sam GravesRMO-6$0$10,000No
John "Tom" GravesRGA-9$0$28,816No
Al GreenDTX-9$0$7,750No
Raymond "Gene" GreenDTX-29$0$0No
Tim GriffinRAR-2$0$31,650No
H. Morgan GriffithRVA-9$0$21,320No
Raúl M. GrijalvaDAZ-7$0$500No
Michael G. GrimmRNY-13$0$71,565No
Frank C. GuintaRNH-1$0$37,450No
Steven Brett GuthrieRKY-2$0$13,000No
Luis V. GutiérrezDIL-4$0$18,911No
Ralph M. HallRTX-4$0$11,250No
Colleen W. HanabusaDHI-1$0$7,500No
Richard L. HannaRNY-24$0$5,750No
Gregg HarperRMS-3$0$18,750No
Andy HarrisRMD-1$0$11,900No
Vicky HartzlerRMO-4$0$10,250No
Alcee L. HastingsDFL-23$0$4,500No
Richard "Doc" HastingsRWA-4$0$1,000No
Nan A. S. HayworthRNY-19$0$85,416No
Joseph J. HeckRNV-3$0$9,750No
Martin HeinrichDNM-1$0$28,207No
Jeb HensarlingRTX-5$0$97,050No
Wally HergerRCA-2$0$12,000No
Jaime Herrera BeutlerRWA-3$0$18,500No
Brian HigginsDNY-27$0$9,200No
Jim HimesDCT-4$0$81,800No
Maurice D. HincheyDNY-22$0$750No
Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$6,250No
Mazie K. HironoDHI-2$0$31,567No
Kathy HochulDNY-26$0$14,000No
Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$1,500No
Rush HoltDNJ-12$0$11,000No
Mike HondaDCA-15$0$3,750No
Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$0$79,420No
Tim HuelskampRKS-1$0$4,500No
Bill HuizengaRMI-2$0$42,661No
Randy HultgrenRIL-14$0$9,250No
Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$4,750No
Robert HurtRVA-5$0$59,000No
Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$2,500No
Steve IsraelDNY-2$0$86,000No
Darrell E. IssaRCA-49$0$36,550No
Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$250No
Jesse L. Jackson Jr.DIL-2$0$11,850No
Lynn JenkinsRKS-2$0$63,500No
Bill JohnsonROH-6$0$8,000No
Eddie Bernice JohnsonDTX-30$0$3,000No
Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$0$1,250No
Sam JohnsonRTX-3$0$15,400No
Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$5,250No
Walter B. JonesRNC-3$0$5,000No
Jim JordanROH-4$0$27,300No
Marcy KapturDOH-9$0$9,250No
William R. KeatingDMA-10$0$11,000No
Mike KellyRPA-3$0$5,250No
Dale E. KildeeDMI-5$0$0No
Ron KindDWI-3$0$46,594No
Pete KingRNY-3$0$32,850No
Steve KingRIA-5$0$9,950No
Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$11,500No
Adam KinzingerRIL-11$0$28,800No
Larry KissellDNC-8$0$8,500No
John KlineRMN-2$0$18,500No
Dennis J. KucinichDOH-10$0$1,250No
Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$15,500No
Raúl R. LabradorRID-1$0$4,750No
Doug LambornRCO-5$0$1,160No
Leonard LanceRNJ-7$0$18,750No
Jeffrey M. LandryRLA-3$0$4,200No
Jim LangevinDRI-2$0$22,500No
James LankfordROK-5$0$19,950No
Rick LarsenDWA-2$0$9,500No
John B. LarsonDCT-1$0$57,090No
Tom LathamRIA-4$0$45,500No
Bob LattaROH-5$0$2,000No
Barbara LeeDCA-9$0$950No
Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$34,500No
Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$1,000No
John LewisDGA-5$0$14,350No
Dan LipinskiDIL-3$0$1,500No
Frank A. LoBiondoRNJ-2$0$12,000No
Dave LoebsackDIA-2$0$1,000No
Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$0$28,344No
Billy LongRMO-7$0$3,500No
Nita M. LoweyDNY-18$0$34,750No
Frank D. LucasROK-3$0$27,000No
Blaine LuetkemeyerRMO-9$0$22,750No
Ben Ray LujánDNM-3$0$9,990No
Cynthia M. LummisRWY$0$7,700No
Dan LungrenRCA-3$0$30,250No
Stephen F. LynchDMA-9$0$3,500No
Connie MackRFL-14$0$62,692No
Carolyn B. MaloneyDNY-14$0$67,373No
Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$17,344No
Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$18,800No
Tom MarinoRPA-10$0$17,000No
Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$14,250No
Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$52,500No
Doris O. MatsuiDCA-5$0$1,000No
Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4$0$45,610No
Kevin McCarthyRCA-22$0$66,600No
Michael T. McCaulRTX-10$0$22,647No
Tom McClintockRCA-4$0$2,050No
Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$1,500No
Thaddeus McCotterRMI-11$0$19,800No
Jim McDermottDWA-7$0$500No
Jim McGovernDMA-3$0$3,500No
Patrick T. McHenryRNC-10$0$48,500No
Douglas "Mike" McIntyreDNC-7$0$27,250No
Howard P. "Buck" McKeonRCA-25$0$22,500No
David B. McKinleyRWV-1$0$3,250No
Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$0$36,040No
Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$0$9,900No
Patrick MeehanRPA-7$0$42,028No
Gregory W. MeeksDNY-6$0$22,000No
John L. MicaRFL-7$0$12,550No
Mike MichaudDME-2$0$6,478No
Candice S. MillerRMI-10$0$6,750No
Gary G. MillerRCA-42$0$13,000No
George MillerDCA-7$0$2,901No
Jeff MillerRFL-1$0$5,000No
R. "Brad" MillerDNC-13$0$3,000No
Gwen MooreDWI-4$0$35,713No
Jim MoranDVA-8$0$14,500No
Mick MulvaneyRSC-5$0$24,000No
Chris MurphyDCT-5$0$97,850No
Tim MurphyRPA-18$0$19,250No
Sue Wilkins MyrickRNC-9$0$4,000No
Jerry NadlerDNY-8$0$4,750No
Grace F. NapolitanoDCA-38$0$0No
Richard E. NealDMA-2$0$70,000No
Robert "Randy" NeugebauerRTX-19$0$53,526No
Kristi L. NoemRSD$0$24,900No
Richard B. NugentRFL-5$0$8,500No
Devin NunesRCA-21$0$31,350No
Alan NunneleeRMS-1$0$13,500No
Pete OlsonRTX-22$0$12,800No
John W. OlverDMA-1$0$2,500No
Bill OwensDNY-23$0$29,250No
Steven M. PalazzoRMS-4$0$52,249No
Frank Pallone Jr.DNJ-6$0$2,700No
Bill PascrellDNJ-8$0$45,950No
Ed PastorDAZ-4$0$9,000No
Ron PaulRTX-14$0$0No
Erik PaulsenRMN-3$0$66,060No
Donald PayneDNJ-10$0$2,750No
Steve PearceRNM-2$0$27,000No
Nancy PelosiDCA-8$0$32,800No
Mike PenceRIN-6$0$2,000No
Ed PerlmutterDCO-7$0$63,249No
Gary PetersDMI-9$0$84,399No
Collin C. PetersonDMN-7$0$34,500No
Tom PetriRWI-6$0$0No
Rochelle "Chellie" PingreeDME-1$0$6,650No
Joe PittsRPA-16$0$5,000No
Todd Russell PlattsRPA-19$0$0No
Lloyd "Ted" PoeRTX-2$0$2,550No
Jared PolisDCO-2$0$22,500No
Mike PompeoRKS-4$0$17,500No
Bill PoseyRFL-15$0$22,250No
David E. PriceDNC-4$0$13,000No
Tom PriceRGA-6$0$24,350No
Benjamin QuayleRAZ-3$0$26,250No
Mike QuigleyDIL-5$0$20,435No
Nick J. Rahall IIDWV-3$0$10,900No
Charlie RangelDNY-15$0$16,250No
Tom ReedRNY-29$0$24,750No
Denny RehbergRMT$0$59,992No
David G. ReichertRWA-8$0$19,750No
James B. RenacciROH-16$0$74,899No
Silvestre ReyesDTX-16$0$14,150No
Reid J. RibbleRWI-8$0$19,950No
Laura RichardsonDCA-37$0$0No
Cedric L. RichmondDLA-2$0$16,600No
E. Scott RigellRVA-2$0$37,450No
David RiveraRFL-25$0$8,000No
Martha RobyRAL-2$0$24,500No
David "Phil" RoeRTN-1$0$0No
Harold "Hal" RogersRKY-5$0$15,000No
Mike D. RogersRAL-3$0$10,750No
Mike RogersRMI-8$0$24,000No
Dana RohrabacherRCA-46$0$3,700No
Todd RokitaRIN-4$0$20,300No
Tom RooneyRFL-16$0$31,500No
Ileana Ros-LehtinenRFL-18$0$18,750No
Peter J. RoskamRIL-6$0$77,450No
Dennis A. RossRFL-12$0$22,250No
Mike RossDAR-4$0$6,500No
Steve RothmanDNJ-9$0$6,750No
Lucille Roybal-AllardDCA-34$0$1,250No
Ed RoyceRCA-40$0$87,549No
Jon RunyanRNJ-3$0$28,000No
C.A. "Dutch" RuppersbergerDMD-2$0$19,750No
Bobby L. RushDIL-1$0$4,500No
Paul RyanRWI-1$0$89,750No
Tim RyanDOH-17$0$15,450No
Loretta SanchezDCA-47$0$11,000No
John P. SarbanesDMD-3$0$10,500No
Steve ScaliseRLA-1$0$14,000No
Jan SchakowskyDIL-9$0$20,450No
Adam B. SchiffDCA-29$0$19,750No
Robert T. SchillingRIL-17$0$21,100No
Jeannette "Jean" SchmidtROH-2$0$2,000No
Aaron SchockRIL-18$0$60,800No
Kurt SchraderDOR-5$0$16,500No
Allyson Y. SchwartzDPA-13$0$32,250No
David SchweikertRAZ-5$0$41,100No
Austin ScottRGA-8$0$6,166No
David ScottDGA-13$0$50,360No
Bobby ScottDVA-3$0$5,000No
Tim ScottRSC-1$0$33,150No
F. "Jim" SensenbrennerRWI-5$0$14,223No
José E. SerranoDNY-16$0$10,000No
Pete SessionsRTX-32$0$60,750No
Terri A. SewellDAL-7$0$8,250No
Brad ShermanDCA-27$0$78,550No
John ShimkusRIL-19$0$13,800No
Joseph Heath ShulerDNC-11$0$7,000No
Bill ShusterRPA-9$0$5,500No
Mike SimpsonRID-2$0$5,000No
Albio SiresDNJ-13$0$1,750No
Louise McIntosh SlaughterDNY-28$0$9,250No
David Adam SmithDWA-9$0$21,500No
Adrian SmithRNE-3$0$39,269No
Chris SmithRNJ-4$0$0No
Lamar SmithRTX-21$0$53,250No
Steve Southerland IIRFL-2$0$14,500No
Karen "Jackie" SpeierDCA-12$0$9,200No
Fortney "Pete" StarkDCA-13$0$0No
Cliff StearnsRFL-6$0$250No
Steve StiversROH-15$0$65,450No
Marlin A. StutzmanRIN-3$0$6,500No
John SullivanROK-1$0$16,400No
Betty SuttonDOH-13$0$11,000No
Linda T. SánchezDCA-39$0$12,500No
Lee TerryRNE-2$0$17,131No
Bennie G. ThompsonDMS-2$0$17,250No
Glenn ThompsonRPA-5$0$7,450No
C. Mike ThompsonDCA-1$0$51,700No
William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$0$11,050No
Pat TiberiROH-12$0$111,794No
John F. TierneyDMA-6$0$13,500No
Scott R. TiptonRCO-3$0$8,150No
Paul TonkoDNY-21$0$5,000No
Ed TownsDNY-10$0$18,423No
Niki TsongasDMA-5$0$17,250No
Mike TurnerROH-3$0$12,500No
Fred UptonRMI-6$0$20,800No
Chris Van HollenDMD-8$0$25,250No
Nydia M. VelázquezDNY-12$0$37,000No
Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$2,000No
Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$8,700No
Greg WaldenROR-2$0$24,320No
Joe WalshRIL-8$0$11,300No
Tim WalzDMN-1$0$7,750No
Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$0$50,800No
Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$12,000No
Mel WattDNC-12$0$30,000No
Henry A. WaxmanDCA-30$0$11,250No
Daniel WebsterRFL-8$0$16,050No
Peter WelchDVT$0$15,950No
Allen B. WestRFL-22$0$56,315No
Lynn A. WestmorelandRGA-3$0$32,000No
Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$0$10,000No
Frederica S. WilsonDFL-17$0$2,500No
Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$0$3,750No
Robert J. WittmanRVA-1$0$12,000No
Frank R. WolfRVA-10$0$17,936No
Steve WomackRAR-3$0$7,000No
Rob WoodallRGA-7$0$5,166No
Lynn C. WoolseyDCA-6$0$0No
David WuDOR-1$0$3,150No
John A. YarmuthDKY-3$0$4,750No
Kevin YoderRKS-3$0$21,500No
C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$840No
Don YoungRAK$0$4,000No
Todd C. YoungRIN-9$0$26,800No

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Gary L. AckermanDNY-5$0$2,550No
Sandy AdamsRFL-24$0$31,911No
Robert B. AderholtRAL-4$0$29,896No
W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$30,500No
Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$10,000No
Jason AltmireDPA-4$0$10,750No
Justin AmashRMI-3$0$11,000No
Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$0$11,400No
Steve AustriaROH-7$0$5,000No
Joe BacaDCA-43$0$6,000No
Michele BachmannRMN-6$0$32,050No
Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$90,650No
Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$0$51,426No
Lou BarlettaRPA-11$0$14,700No
John BarrowDGA-12$0$36,000No
Roscoe G. BartlettRMD-6$0$3,450No
Joe BartonRTX-6$0$11,200No
Charlie BassRNH-2$0$13,000No
Karen BassDCA-33$0$14,800No
Xavier BecerraDCA-31$0$36,790No
Dan BenishekRMI-1$0$22,250No
Rick BergRND$0$76,414No
Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$0$80,517No
Howard L. BermanDCA-28$0$34,300No
Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$54,594No
Brian P. BilbrayRCA-50$0$18,550No
Gus M. BilirakisRFL-9$0$5,100No
Rob BishopRUT-1$0$2,500No
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.DGA-2$0$7,400No
Tim BishopDNY-1$0$22,500No
Diane BlackRTN-6$0$35,250No
Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$0$18,950No
Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$0$17,100No
John A. BoehnerROH-8$0$193,902No
Jo BonnerRAL-1$0$6,150No
Mary Bono MackRCA-45$0$11,600No
Dan BorenDOK-2$0$0No
Leonard L. BoswellDIA-3$0$15,884No
Charles W. Boustany Jr.RLA-7$0$46,600No
Kevin BradyRTX-8$0$45,939No
Bob BradyDPA-1$0$6,050No
Bruce L. BraleyDIA-1$0$450No
Mo BrooksRAL-5$0$4,000No
Paul C. BrounRGA-10$0$5,900No
Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0No
Vern BuchananRFL-13$0$41,000No
Larry BucshonRIN-8$0$13,150No
Ann Marie BuerkleRNY-25$0$15,550No
Michael C. BurgessRTX-26$0$3,250No
Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$2,000No
George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$13,000No
Ken CalvertRCA-44$0$11,500No
Dave CampRMI-4$0$102,750No
John CampbellRCA-48$0$61,250No
Francisco "Quico" CansecoRTX-23$0$54,800No
Eric CantorRVA-7$0$139,150No
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV-2$0$72,700No
Lois CappsDCA-23$0$15,750No
Mike CapuanoDMA-8$0$9,000No
Dennis CardozaDCA-18$0$0No
John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$0$4,750No
John C. Carney Jr.DDE$0$55,750No
André CarsonDIN-7$0$40,619No
John R. CarterRTX-31$0$6,500No
Bill CassidyRLA-6$0$8,450No
Kathy CastorDFL-11$0$3,750No
Steve ChabotROH-1$0$25,173No
Jason ChaffetzRUT-3$0$16,000No
Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$12,500No
Judy ChuDCA-32$0$13,935No
David N. CicillineDRI-1$0$21,000No
Hansen ClarkeDMI-13$0$3,250No
Yvette D. ClarkeDNY-11$0$8,900No
William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$4,000No
Emanuel CleaverDMO-5$0$39,188No
Jim ClyburnDSC-6$0$46,499No
John Howard CobleRNC-6$0$5,250No
Mike CoffmanRCO-6$0$14,850No
Steve CohenDTN-9$0$4,750No
Tom ColeROK-4$0$18,250No
K. "Mike" ConawayRTX-11$0$64,499No
Gerry ConnollyDVA-11$0$33,750No
John Conyers Jr.DMI-14$0$1,300No
Jim CooperDTN-5$0$42,594No
Jim CostaDCA-20$0$4,750No
Jerry F. CostelloDIL-12$0$1,000No
Joe CourtneyDCT-2$0$3,000No
Chip CravaackRMN-8$0$18,345No
Eric A. "Rick" CrawfordRAR-1$0$19,000No
Ander CrenshawRFL-4$0$6,500No
Mark S. CritzDPA-12$0$23,400No
Joe CrowleyDNY-7$0$77,500No
Henry CuellarDTX-28$0$22,967No
John Abney CulbersonRTX-7$0$12,905No
Elijah E. CummingsDMD-7$0$10,500No
Danny K. DavisDIL-7$0$10,000No
Geoff DavisRKY-4$0$14,344No
Susan A. DavisDCA-53$0$250No
Peter A. DeFazioDOR-4$0$5,000No
Diana DeGetteDCO-1$0$9,250No
Rosa L. DeLauroDCT-3$0$11,500No
Jeff DenhamRCA-19$0$25,550No
Charlie DentRPA-15$0$9,700No
Scott DesJarlaisRTN-4$0$4,000No
Theodore E. DeutchDFL-19$0$12,620No
Mario Diaz-BalartRFL-21$0$3,000No
Norm DicksDWA-6$0$1,000No
John D. DingellDMI-15$0$9,750No
Lloyd DoggettDTX-25$0$2,500No
Robert J. DoldRIL-10$0$100,550No
Joe DonnellyDIN-2$0$57,810No
Mike DoyleDPA-14$0$5,000No
David DreierRCA-26$0$11,000No
Sean P. DuffyRWI-7$0$51,339No
Jeff DuncanRSC-3$0$7,750No
John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$1,250No
Donna F. EdwardsDMD-4$0$250No
Keith EllisonDMN-5$0$20,050No
Renee L. EllmersRNC-2$0$14,000No
Jo Ann EmersonRMO-8$0$27,500No
Eliot L. EngelDNY-17$0$7,750No
Anna G. EshooDCA-14$0$26,000No
Blake FarentholdRTX-27$0$22,750No
Sam FarrDCA-17$0$1,250No
Chaka FattahDPA-2$0$9,500No
Bob FilnerDCA-51$0$0No
Stephen Lee FincherRTN-8$0$46,050No
Mike FitzpatrickRPA-8$0$47,800No
Jeff FlakeRAZ-6$0$53,400No
Charles J. "Chuck" FleischmannRTN-3$0$11,500No
John FlemingRLA-4$0$13,099No
Bill FloresRTX-17$0$43,250No
J. "Randy" ForbesRVA-4$0$18,294No
Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$9,329No
Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$1,550No
Barney FrankDMA-4$0$28,600No
Trent FranksRAZ-2$0$0No
Rodney P. FrelinghuysenRNJ-11$0$16,075No
Marcia L. FudgeDOH-11$0$5,100No
Elton GalleglyRCA-24$0$500No
John GaramendiDCA-10$0$0No
Cory GardnerRCO-4$0$4,500No
Ernest Scott GarrettRNJ-5$0$84,875No
Jim GerlachRPA-6$0$37,094No
Bob GibbsROH-18$0$6,000No
Christopher P. GibsonRNY-20$0$28,250No
Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$0$6,500No
John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$0$8,500No
Louie GohmertRTX-1$0$5,000No
Charlie GonzalezDTX-20$0$0No
Bob GoodlatteRVA-6$0$31,250No
Paul A. GosarRAZ-1$0$6,450No
Trey GowdyRSC-4$0$25,250No
Kay GrangerRTX-12$0$15,250No
Sam GravesRMO-6$0$10,000No
John "Tom" GravesRGA-9$0$28,816No
Al GreenDTX-9$0$7,750No
Raymond "Gene" GreenDTX-29$0$0No
Tim GriffinRAR-2$0$31,650No
H. Morgan GriffithRVA-9$0$21,320No
Raúl M. GrijalvaDAZ-7$0$500No
Michael G. GrimmRNY-13$0$71,565No
Frank C. GuintaRNH-1$0$37,450No
Steven Brett GuthrieRKY-2$0$13,000No
Luis V. GutiérrezDIL-4$0$18,911No
Ralph M. HallRTX-4$0$11,250No
Colleen W. HanabusaDHI-1$0$7,500No
Richard L. HannaRNY-24$0$5,750No
Gregg HarperRMS-3$0$18,750No
Andy HarrisRMD-1$0$11,900No
Vicky HartzlerRMO-4$0$10,250No
Alcee L. HastingsDFL-23$0$4,500No
Richard "Doc" HastingsRWA-4$0$1,000No
Nan A. S. HayworthRNY-19$0$85,416No
Joseph J. HeckRNV-3$0$9,750No
Martin HeinrichDNM-1$0$28,207No
Jeb HensarlingRTX-5$0$97,050No
Wally HergerRCA-2$0$12,000No
Jaime Herrera BeutlerRWA-3$0$18,500No
Brian HigginsDNY-27$0$9,200No
Jim HimesDCT-4$0$81,800No
Maurice D. HincheyDNY-22$0$750No
Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$6,250No
Mazie K. HironoDHI-2$0$31,567No
Kathy HochulDNY-26$0$14,000No
Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$1,500No
Rush HoltDNJ-12$0$11,000No
Mike HondaDCA-15$0$3,750No
Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$0$79,420No
Tim HuelskampRKS-1$0$4,500No
Bill HuizengaRMI-2$0$42,661No
Randy HultgrenRIL-14$0$9,250No
Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$4,750No
Robert HurtRVA-5$0$59,000No
Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$2,500No
Steve IsraelDNY-2$0$86,000No
Darrell E. IssaRCA-49$0$36,550No
Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$250No
Jesse L. Jackson Jr.DIL-2$0$11,850No
Lynn JenkinsRKS-2$0$63,500No
Bill JohnsonROH-6$0$8,000No
Eddie Bernice JohnsonDTX-30$0$3,000No
Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$0$1,250No
Sam JohnsonRTX-3$0$15,400No
Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$5,250No
Walter B. JonesRNC-3$0$5,000No
Jim JordanROH-4$0$27,300No
Marcy KapturDOH-9$0$9,250No
William R. KeatingDMA-10$0$11,000No
Mike KellyRPA-3$0$5,250No
Dale E. KildeeDMI-5$0$0No
Ron KindDWI-3$0$46,594No
Pete KingRNY-3$0$32,850No
Steve KingRIA-5$0$9,950No
Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$11,500No
Adam KinzingerRIL-11$0$28,800No
Larry KissellDNC-8$0$8,500No
John KlineRMN-2$0$18,500No
Dennis J. KucinichDOH-10$0$1,250No
Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$15,500No
Raúl R. LabradorRID-1$0$4,750No
Doug LambornRCO-5$0$1,160No
Leonard LanceRNJ-7$0$18,750No
Jeffrey M. LandryRLA-3$0$4,200No
Jim LangevinDRI-2$0$22,500No
James LankfordROK-5$0$19,950No
Rick LarsenDWA-2$0$9,500No
John B. LarsonDCT-1$0$57,090No
Tom LathamRIA-4$0$45,500No
Bob LattaROH-5$0$2,000No
Barbara LeeDCA-9$0$950No
Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$34,500No
Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$1,000No
John LewisDGA-5$0$14,350No
Dan LipinskiDIL-3$0$1,500No
Frank A. LoBiondoRNJ-2$0$12,000No
Dave LoebsackDIA-2$0$1,000No
Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$0$28,344No
Billy LongRMO-7$0$3,500No
Nita M. LoweyDNY-18$0$34,750No
Frank D. LucasROK-3$0$27,000No
Blaine LuetkemeyerRMO-9$0$22,750No
Ben Ray LujánDNM-3$0$9,990No
Cynthia M. LummisRWY$0$7,700No
Dan LungrenRCA-3$0$30,250No
Stephen F. LynchDMA-9$0$3,500No
Connie MackRFL-14$0$62,692No
Carolyn B. MaloneyDNY-14$0$67,373No
Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$17,344No
Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$18,800No
Tom MarinoRPA-10$0$17,000No
Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$14,250No
Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$52,500No
Doris O. MatsuiDCA-5$0$1,000No
Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4$0$45,610No
Kevin McCarthyRCA-22$0$66,600No
Michael T. McCaulRTX-10$0$22,647No
Tom McClintockRCA-4$0$2,050No
Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$1,500No
Thaddeus McCotterRMI-11$0$19,800No
Jim McDermottDWA-7$0$500No
Jim McGovernDMA-3$0$3,500No
Patrick T. McHenryRNC-10$0$48,500No
Douglas "Mike" McIntyreDNC-7$0$27,250No
Howard P. "Buck" McKeonRCA-25$0$22,500No
David B. McKinleyRWV-1$0$3,250No
Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$0$36,040No
Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$0$9,900No
Patrick MeehanRPA-7$0$42,028No
Gregory W. MeeksDNY-6$0$22,000No
John L. MicaRFL-7$0$12,550No
Mike MichaudDME-2$0$6,478No
Candice S. MillerRMI-10$0$6,750No
Gary G. MillerRCA-42$0$13,000No
George MillerDCA-7$0$2,901No
Jeff MillerRFL-1$0$5,000No
R. "Brad" MillerDNC-13$0$3,000No
Gwen MooreDWI-4$0$35,713No
Jim MoranDVA-8$0$14,500No
Mick MulvaneyRSC-5$0$24,000No
Chris MurphyDCT-5$0$97,850No
Tim MurphyRPA-18$0$19,250No
Sue Wilkins MyrickRNC-9$0$4,000No
Jerry NadlerDNY-8$0$4,750No
Grace F. NapolitanoDCA-38$0$0No
Richard E. NealDMA-2$0$70,000No
Robert "Randy" NeugebauerRTX-19$0$53,526No
Kristi L. NoemRSD$0$24,900No
Richard B. NugentRFL-5$0$8,500No
Devin NunesRCA-21$0$31,350No
Alan NunneleeRMS-1$0$13,500No
Pete OlsonRTX-22$0$12,800No
John W. OlverDMA-1$0$2,500No
Bill OwensDNY-23$0$29,250No
Steven M. PalazzoRMS-4$0$52,249No
Frank Pallone Jr.DNJ-6$0$2,700No
Bill PascrellDNJ-8$0$45,950No
Ed PastorDAZ-4$0$9,000No
Ron PaulRTX-14$0$0No
Erik PaulsenRMN-3$0$66,060No
Donald PayneDNJ-10$0$2,750No
Steve PearceRNM-2$0$27,000No
Nancy PelosiDCA-8$0$32,800No
Mike PenceRIN-6$0$2,000No
Ed PerlmutterDCO-7$0$63,249No
Gary PetersDMI-9$0$84,399No
Collin C. PetersonDMN-7$0$34,500No
Tom PetriRWI-6$0$0No
Rochelle "Chellie" PingreeDME-1$0$6,650No
Joe PittsRPA-16$0$5,000No
Todd Russell PlattsRPA-19$0$0No
Lloyd "Ted" PoeRTX-2$0$2,550No
Jared PolisDCO-2$0$22,500No
Mike PompeoRKS-4$0$17,500No
Bill PoseyRFL-15$0$22,250No
David E. PriceDNC-4$0$13,000No
Tom PriceRGA-6$0$24,350No
Benjamin QuayleRAZ-3$0$26,250No
Mike QuigleyDIL-5$0$20,435No
Nick J. Rahall IIDWV-3$0$10,900No
Charlie RangelDNY-15$0$16,250No
Tom ReedRNY-29$0$24,750No
Denny RehbergRMT$0$59,992No
David G. ReichertRWA-8$0$19,750No
James B. RenacciROH-16$0$74,899No
Silvestre ReyesDTX-16$0$14,150No
Reid J. RibbleRWI-8$0$19,950No
Laura RichardsonDCA-37$0$0No
Cedric L. RichmondDLA-2$0$16,600No
E. Scott RigellRVA-2$0$37,450No
David RiveraRFL-25$0$8,000No
Martha RobyRAL-2$0$24,500No
David "Phil" RoeRTN-1$0$0No
Harold "Hal" RogersRKY-5$0$15,000No
Mike D. RogersRAL-3$0$10,750No
Mike RogersRMI-8$0$24,000No
Dana RohrabacherRCA-46$0$3,700No
Todd RokitaRIN-4$0$20,300No
Tom RooneyRFL-16$0$31,500No
Ileana Ros-LehtinenRFL-18$0$18,750No
Peter J. RoskamRIL-6$0$77,450No
Dennis A. RossRFL-12$0$22,250No
Mike RossDAR-4$0$6,500No
Steve RothmanDNJ-9$0$6,750No
Lucille Roybal-AllardDCA-34$0$1,250No
Ed RoyceRCA-40$0$87,549No
Jon RunyanRNJ-3$0$28,000No
C.A. "Dutch" RuppersbergerDMD-2$0$19,750No
Bobby L. RushDIL-1$0$4,500No
Paul RyanRWI-1$0$89,750No
Tim RyanDOH-17$0$15,450No
Loretta SanchezDCA-47$0$11,000No
John P. SarbanesDMD-3$0$10,500No
Steve ScaliseRLA-1$0$14,000No
Jan SchakowskyDIL-9$0$20,450No
Adam B. SchiffDCA-29$0$19,750No
Robert T. SchillingRIL-17$0$21,100No
Jeannette "Jean" SchmidtROH-2$0$2,000No
Aaron SchockRIL-18$0$60,800No
Kurt SchraderDOR-5$0$16,500No
Allyson Y. SchwartzDPA-13$0$32,250No
David SchweikertRAZ-5$0$41,100No
Austin ScottRGA-8$0$6,166No
David ScottDGA-13$0$50,360No
Bobby ScottDVA-3$0$5,000No
Tim ScottRSC-1$0$33,150No
F. "Jim" SensenbrennerRWI-5$0$14,223No
José E. SerranoDNY-16$0$10,000No
Pete SessionsRTX-32$0$60,750No
Terri A. SewellDAL-7$0$8,250No
Brad ShermanDCA-27$0$78,550No
John ShimkusRIL-19$0$13,800No
Joseph Heath ShulerDNC-11$0$7,000No
Bill ShusterRPA-9$0$5,500No
Mike SimpsonRID-2$0$5,000No
Albio SiresDNJ-13$0$1,750No
Louise McIntosh SlaughterDNY-28$0$9,250No
David Adam SmithDWA-9$0$21,500No
Adrian SmithRNE-3$0$39,269No
Chris SmithRNJ-4$0$0No
Lamar SmithRTX-21$0$53,250No
Steve Southerland IIRFL-2$0$14,500No
Karen "Jackie" SpeierDCA-12$0$9,200No
Fortney "Pete" StarkDCA-13$0$0No
Cliff StearnsRFL-6$0$250No
Steve StiversROH-15$0$65,450No
Marlin A. StutzmanRIN-3$0$6,500No
John SullivanROK-1$0$16,400No
Betty SuttonDOH-13$0$11,000No
Linda T. SánchezDCA-39$0$12,500No
Lee TerryRNE-2$0$17,131No
Bennie G. ThompsonDMS-2$0$17,250No
Glenn ThompsonRPA-5$0$7,450No
C. Mike ThompsonDCA-1$0$51,700No
William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$0$11,050No
Pat TiberiROH-12$0$111,794No
John F. TierneyDMA-6$0$13,500No
Scott R. TiptonRCO-3$0$8,150No
Paul TonkoDNY-21$0$5,000No
Ed TownsDNY-10$0$18,423No
Niki TsongasDMA-5$0$17,250No
Mike TurnerROH-3$0$12,500No
Fred UptonRMI-6$0$20,800No
Chris Van HollenDMD-8$0$25,250No
Nydia M. VelázquezDNY-12$0$37,000No
Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$2,000No
Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$8,700No
Greg WaldenROR-2$0$24,320No
Joe WalshRIL-8$0$11,300No
Tim WalzDMN-1$0$7,750No
Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$0$50,800No
Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$12,000No
Mel WattDNC-12$0$30,000No
Henry A. WaxmanDCA-30$0$11,250No
Daniel WebsterRFL-8$0$16,050No
Peter WelchDVT$0$15,950No
Allen B. WestRFL-22$0$56,315No
Lynn A. WestmorelandRGA-3$0$32,000No
Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$0$10,000No
Frederica S. WilsonDFL-17$0$2,500No
Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$0$3,750No
Robert J. WittmanRVA-1$0$12,000No
Frank R. WolfRVA-10$0$17,936No
Steve WomackRAR-3$0$7,000No
Rob WoodallRGA-7$0$5,166No
Lynn C. WoolseyDCA-6$0$0No
David WuDOR-1$0$3,150No
John A. YarmuthDKY-3$0$4,750No
Kevin YoderRKS-3$0$21,500No
C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$840No
Don YoungRAK$0$4,000No
Todd C. YoungRIN-9$0$26,800No

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