H.R. 2553 - Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV

Taxation. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED by voice vote on August 5, 2011.

Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV

H.R. 2553 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV
  • Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV
  • Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV
  • Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV
Sponsor
John L. Mica
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Aviation and airports
  • Government trust funds
  • Motor fuels
  • Rural conditions and development
  • Sales and excise taxes
  • Transportation programs funding
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Major Actions
Introduced7/15/2011
Referred to Committee
Passed House7/20/2011
Signed by President8/05/2011
Passed Senate8/05/2011
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 2553 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, and for other purposes7/20/2011This motion DID NOT PASS the House
187 voted YES 233 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 2553 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, and for other purposes7/20/2011This bill PASSED the House
243 voted YES 177 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.8/05/2011PASSED by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced7/15/2011
7/15/2011Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, 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.
7/15/2011Referred to House Transportation and Infrastructure
7/15/2011Referred to House Ways and Means
7/18/2011Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
7/19/2011Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 357 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2553 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
7/20/2011Rule H. Res. 357 passed House.
7/20/2011Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 357.
7/20/2011Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2553 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
7/20/2011DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 2553.
7/20/2011The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
7/20/2011Mr. Rahall moved to recommit with instructions to Transportation.
7/20/2011DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rahall motion to recommit with instructions, pending reservation of a point of order. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to prohibit air carriers from charging a fee for four or fewer items of baggage checked by a member of the Armed Forces who is traveling in scheduled air transportation on official military duty. Subsequently, the reservation of a point of order was withdrawn.
7/20/2011Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
7/20/2011Received in the Senate.
select this voteVote7/20/2011On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 2553 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, and for other purposes
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage7/20/2011On Passage - House - H.R. 2553 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend the airport improvement program, and for other purposes
7/21/2011Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar7/22/2011Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 109.
8/05/2011Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Signed8/05/2011Signed by President.
Enacted8/05/2011Became Public Law No: 112-27.
Presented to President8/05/2011Presented to President.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage8/05/2011Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

38% more
$474,650
$474,650
$344,950
$344,950

opposed this bill

1 Organization Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2011, Part IV: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

1 organization supported this bill

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
Namowitz, Dan (2011, August 4). Congress passes temporary FAA reauthorization. Retrieved September 16, 2011, from AOPA.

1 organization opposed this bill

General Aviation Airport Coalition
Imo, Jennifer (2011, July 18). FAA Reauthorization Bill Stumbles Again – A GAAC Perspective. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from GAAC.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$1,000Yes
John BarrassoRWY$3,000$3,250Yes
Max BaucusDMT$17,000$14,700Yes
Mark BegichDAK$11,900$6,500Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$6,000$2,500Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$10,000$500Yes
John BoozmanRAR$10,000$5,000Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$3,250Yes
Scott BrownRMA$3,000$4,450Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$2,250$1,000Yes
Richard BurrRNC$3,000$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$0$4,000Yes
Ben CardinDMD$3,500$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$3,500$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$9,000$2,500Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,000$3,400Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$1,000$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$2,500$3,000Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$1,000Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$6,500$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$9,500$7,500Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$6,500$1,000Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,500$500Yes
Al FrankenDMN$0$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,250$1,250Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$5,000$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$5,000$1,500Yes
Kay R. HaganDNC$3,300$7,100Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$8,500$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$500$9,000Yes
Dean HellerRNV$3,000$1,500Yes
John HoevenRND$2,500$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$3,000$9,000Yes
Jim InhofeROK$14,000$6,000Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$0$11,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,000$9,000Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$4,500$2,500Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,000$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$8,500$1,500Yes
John F. KerryDMA$7,500$1,000Yes
Mark KirkRIL$9,000$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$4,500$3,000Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,000$0Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$15,000$2,500Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$2,000$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$1,000Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$250Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$5,000$10,500Yes
John McCainRAZ$1,000$4,800Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$8,000$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,750$8,100Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,500$1,000Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$2,500$1,250Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$7,600$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$17,000$15,150Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$6,000$5,000Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$11,000$29,150Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$10,000$3,000Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$10,000$11,500Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$5,800$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$14,500$8,250Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$1,000Yes
Harry ReidDNV$33,600$29,950Yes
Jim RischRID$7,500$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$15,250$12,000Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$12,500$17,500Yes
Marco RubioRFL$1,000$3,750Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$3,500$1,500Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$1,500Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$7,500$0Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$3,000$7,000Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$250Yes
Jon TesterDMT$250$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$5,500$4,000Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$2,650Yes
Mark UdallDCO$19,600$4,300Yes
Tom UdallDNM$3,500$250Yes
David VitterRLA$7,500$9,050Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$3,000$2,500Yes
Jim WebbDVA$1,000$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$10,500$7,000Yes
Ron WydenDOR$12,600$10,900Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$1,000Yes
John BarrassoRWY$3,000$3,250Yes
Max BaucusDMT$17,000$14,700Yes
Mark BegichDAK$11,900$6,500Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$6,000$2,500Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$10,000$500Yes
John BoozmanRAR$10,000$5,000Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$3,250Yes
Scott BrownRMA$3,000$4,450Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$2,250$1,000Yes
Richard BurrRNC$3,000$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$0$4,000Yes
Ben CardinDMD$3,500$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$3,500$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$9,000$2,500Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,000$3,400Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$1,000$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$2,500$3,000Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$1,000Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$6,500$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$9,500$7,500Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$6,500$1,000Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,500$500Yes
Al FrankenDMN$0$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,250$1,250Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$5,000$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$5,000$1,500Yes
Kay R. HaganDNC$3,300$7,100Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$8,500$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$500$9,000Yes
Dean HellerRNV$3,000$1,500Yes
John HoevenRND$2,500$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$3,000$9,000Yes
Jim InhofeROK$14,000$6,000Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$0$11,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,000$9,000Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$4,500$2,500Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,000$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$8,500$1,500Yes
John F. KerryDMA$7,500$1,000Yes
Mark KirkRIL$9,000$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$4,500$3,000Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,000$0Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$15,000$2,500Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$2,000$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$1,000Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$250Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$5,000$10,500Yes
John McCainRAZ$1,000$4,800Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$8,000$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,750$8,100Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,500$1,000Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$2,500$1,250Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$7,600$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$17,000$15,150Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$6,000$5,000Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$11,000$29,150Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$10,000$3,000Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$10,000$11,500Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$5,800$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$14,500$8,250Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$1,000Yes
Harry ReidDNV$33,600$29,950Yes
Jim RischRID$7,500$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$15,250$12,000Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$12,500$17,500Yes
Marco RubioRFL$1,000$3,750Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$3,500$1,500Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$1,500Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$7,500$0Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$3,000$7,000Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$250Yes
Jon TesterDMT$250$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$5,500$4,000Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$2,650Yes
Mark UdallDCO$19,600$4,300Yes
Tom UdallDNM$3,500$250Yes
David VitterRLA$7,500$9,050Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$3,000$2,500Yes
Jim WebbDVA$1,000$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$10,500$7,000Yes
Ron WydenDOR$12,600$10,900Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
General aviation (private pilots)$474,650

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Aviation services & airports$344,950
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