H.R. 3699 - Research Works Act

Government operations and politics. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector. (by CRS) 
Status:
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There have been no votes on this bill.

Research Works Act

H.R. 3699 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector. (by CRS)
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Title
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector.
Other Titles
  • Research Works Act
Sponsor
Darrell Issa
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government operations and politics
  • Government information and archives
  • Internet and video services
  • Research administration and funding
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    Major Actions
    Introduced12/16/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced12/16/2011
    12/16/2011Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    ContributorInterest groupAmountDatesort iconHouse memberPartyState
    Kamins, Diane SemblerCommunications & Electronics$5001/4/12Connie MackRFL-14
    Kamins, Diane SemblerCommunications & Electronics$5001/4/12Connie MackRFL-14
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5001/24/12Lee TerryRNE-2
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5001/24/12Lee TerryRNE-2
    Zelnick, StraussCommunications & Electronics$5001/25/12Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4
    Zelnick, StraussCommunications & Electronics$5001/25/12Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4
    Yerger, Jr, Wirt aCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/2/12Alan NunneleeRMS-1
    Yerger, Jr, Wirt aCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/2/12Alan NunneleeRMS-1
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$4,0002/7/12Charles BassRNH-2
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$4,0002/7/12Charles BassRNH-2
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/7/12Justin AmashRMI-3
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/7/12Justin AmashRMI-3
    Rubenstein, StevenCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/9/12Joseph CrowleyDNY-7
    Rubenstein, StevenCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/9/12Joseph CrowleyDNY-7
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/22/12F. SensenbrennerRWI-5
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$1,0002/22/12F. SensenbrennerRWI-5
    Frick, PaulCommunications & Electronics$2502/27/12Lois CappsDCA-23
    Frick, PaulCommunications & Electronics$2502/27/12Lois CappsDCA-23
    4 Organizations Supported and 15 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Research Works Act

    4 organizations supported this bill

    Association of American Publishers
    AAP (2011, December 23). Publishers Applaud “Research Works Act,” Bipartisan Legislation To End Government Mandates on Private-Sector Scholarly Publishing. Retrieved January 6, 2012, from Publishers.
    Copyright Alliance
    Gayle Osterberg & Amanda Reynolds (2012, January 13). STATEMENT FROM COPYRIGHT ALLIANCE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SANDRA AISTARS, RE: Introduction of H.R. 3699, the Research Works Act . Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Copyright Alliance.
    Ecological Society of America
    Katherine S. McCarter, Executive Director and Publisher (2011, December 22). Policy Engagement: ESA Responds to OSTP Review of Science Publication Policies. Retrieved January 6, 2012, from ESA.
    Software & Information Industry Association
    SIIA (2012, January 17). STATEMENT FROM SIIA PRESIDENT KEN WASCH, IN SUPPORT OF THE RESEARCH WORKS ACT (H.R. 3699). Retrieved January 30, 2012, from SIIA.

    15 organizations opposed this bill

    Alliance for Taxpayer Access
    Heather Joseph & Andrea Brusca Higginbotham (2012, January 6). Call to action: Oppose H.R. 3699, a bill to block public access to publicly funded research. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Taxpayer Access.
    American Association for the Advancement of Science
    Ginger Pinholster (2012, January 18). AAAS Does Not Endorse the Research Works Act. Retrieved January 24, 2012, from AAAS.
    American Association of Law Libraries
    American Association of Law Libraries (2011, December 16). ACTION ALERT: Oppose H.R. 3699, a bill to prevent public access to taxpayer-funded research. Retrieved January 11, 2012, from Legislative Action Center.
    American Medical Student Association
    AMSA (2011, October 7). Want to be able to practice evidence-based medicine? Stop the Research Works Act (HR 3699)! . Retrieved January 30, 2012, from AMSA.
    Association of College and Research Libraries
    ACRL (2012, January 6). Stop Making Sense (Scholarly Publishing Edition). Retrieved January 30, 2012, from ACRL.
    Association Of Health Care Journalists
    Pia Christensen (2012, January 18). AHCJ opposes taking taxpayer-funded research out of public’s reach. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from AHCJ.
    International Society For Computational Biology
    ISCB (2011, January 10). ISCB opposes HR 3699. Retrieved January 12, 2012, from Gas Station Without Pumps.
    Ithaka
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.
    M.i.t. Press
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.
    Medical Library Association
    Mary Langman (2012, January 12). Contact Your Representative Today Urge them to Oppose H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Medical Library Association.
    Pennsylvania State University Press
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.
    Right To Research Coalition
    RtRC (2012, January 12). Draft Letter Text - Oppose H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Right to Research.
    Scholarly Publishing And Academic Resources Coalition
    Heather Joseph, Executive Director, SPARC (2012, January 6). Take Action: Oppose H.R. 3699, a new bill to block public access to publicly funded research. Retrieved January 11, 2012, from sparc blog.
    Special Libraries Association
    Doug Newcomb (2012, January 12). CALL TO ACTION: Oppose H.R. 3699, a Bill to Block Public Access to Publicly Funded Research. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from SLA Connections.
    University of California Press
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of House members in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from Communications & Electronics interest groups, January 1, 2012 – February 29, 2012.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Gary AckermanDNY-5$0$0
    Sandy AdamsRFL-24$0$0
    Robert AderholtRAL-4$0$0
    W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$0
    Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$0
    Jason AltmireDPA-4$0$0
    Justin AmashRMI-3$0$1,000
    Mark AmodeiRNV-2$0$0
    Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$0$0
    Steve AustriaROH-7$0$0
    Joe BacaDCA-43$0$0
    Michele BachmannRMN-6$0$0
    Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$0$0
    Lou BarlettaRPA-11$0$0
    John BarrowDGA-12$0$0
    Roscoe BartlettRMD-6$0$0
    Joe BartonRTX-6$0$0
    Charlie BassRNH-2$0$4,000
    Karen BassDCA-33$0$0
    Xavier BecerraDCA-31$0$0
    Dan BenishekRMI-1$0$0
    Rick BergRND$0$0
    Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$0$0
    Howard BermanDCA-28$0$0
    Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$0
    Brian BilbrayRCA-50$0$0
    Gus BilirakisRFL-9$0$0
    Rob BishopRUT-1$0$0
    Sanford BishopDGA-2$0$0
    Tim BishopDNY-1$0$0
    Diane BlackRTN-6$0$0
    Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$0$0
    Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$0$0
    John A. BoehnerROH-8$0$0
    Jo BonnerRAL-1$0$0
    Mary Bono MackRCA-45$0$0
    Madeleine BordalloDGU$0$0
    Dan BorenDOK-2$0$0
    Leonard BoswellDIA-3$0$0
    Charles BoustanyRLA-7$0$0
    Kevin BradyRTX-8$0$0
    Bob BradyDPA-1$0$0
    Bruce BraleyDIA-1$0$0
    Mo BrooksRAL-5$0$0
    Paul BrounRGA-10$0$0
    Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0
    Vern BuchananRFL-13$0$0
    Larry BucshonRIN-8$0$0
    Ann Marie BuerkleRNY-25$0$0
    Michael BurgessRTX-26$0$0
    Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$0
    George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$0
    Ken CalvertRCA-44$0$0
    Dave CampRMI-4$0$0
    John CampbellRCA-48$0$0
    Francisco CansecoRTX-23$0$0
    Eric CantorRVA-7$0$0
    Shelley CapitoRWV-2$0$0
    Lois CappsDCA-23$0$250
    Mike CapuanoDMA-8$0$0
    Dennis CardozaDCA-18$0$0
    John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$0$0
    John CarneyDDE$0$0
    André CarsonDIN-7$0$0
    John CarterRTX-31$0$0
    Bill CassidyRLA-6$0$0
    Kathy CastorDFL-11$0$0
    Steve ChabotROH-1$0$0
    Jason ChaffetzRUT-3$0$0
    Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$0
    Donna Christian-ChristensenDVI$0$0
    Judy ChuDCA-32$0$0
    David CicillineDRI-1$0$0
    Hansen ClarkeDMI-13$0$0
    Yvette ClarkeDNY-11$0$0
    William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$0
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    Jim ClyburnDSC-6$0$0
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    Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$0
    Robert HurtRVA-5$0$0
    Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$0
    Steve IsraelDNY-2$0$0
    Darrell IssaRCA-49$0$0
    Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$0
    Jesse JacksonDIL-2$0$0
    Lynn JenkinsRKS-2$0$0
    Bill JohnsonROH-6$0$0
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    Jim JordanROH-4$0$0
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    Mike KellyRPA-3$0$0
    Dale KildeeDMI-5$0$0
    Ron KindDWI-3$0$0
    Pete KingRNY-3$0$0
    Steve KingRIA-5$0$0
    Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$0
    Adam KinzingerRIL-11$0$0
    Larry KissellDNC-8$0$0
    John KlineRMN-2$0$0
    Dennis KucinichDOH-10$0$0
    Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$0
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    John LewisDGA-5$0$0
    Dan LipinskiDIL-3$0$0
    Frank LoBiondoRNJ-2$0$0
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    Stephen LynchDMA-9$0$0
    Connie MackRFL-14$0$500
    Carolyn MaloneyDNY-14$0$0
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    Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$0
    Tom MarinoRPA-10$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$0
    Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$0
    Doris MatsuiDCA-5$0$0
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    Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$0$0
    Patrick MeehanRPA-7$0$0
    Gregory MeeksDNY-6$0$0
    John MicaRFL-7$0$0
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    Greg WaldenROR-2$0$0
    Joe WalshRIL-8$0$0
    Tim WalzDMN-1$0$0
    Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$0$0
    Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$0
    Mel WattDNC-12$0$0
    Henry WaxmanDCA-30$0$0
    Daniel WebsterRFL-8$0$0
    Peter WelchDVT$0$0
    Allen WestRFL-22$0$0
    Lynn WestmorelandRGA-3$0$0
    Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$0$0
    Frederica WilsonDFL-17$0$0
    Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$0$0
    Robert WittmanRVA-1$0$0
    Frank WolfRVA-10$0$0
    Steve WomackRAR-3$0$0
    Rob WoodallRGA-7$0$0
    Lynn WoolseyDCA-6$0$0
    John YarmuthDKY-3$0$0
    Kevin YoderRKS-3$0$0
    C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$0
    Don YoungRAK$0$0
    Todd YoungRIN-9$0$0

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    Gary AckermanDNY-5$0$0
    Sandy AdamsRFL-24$0$950
    Robert AderholtRAL-4$1,000$2,050
    W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$0
    Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$0
    Jason AltmireDPA-4$1,000$0
    Justin AmashRMI-3$0$1,000
    Mark AmodeiRNV-2$1,000$0
    Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$0$0
    Steve AustriaROH-7$0$-500
    Joe BacaDCA-43$0$250
    Michele BachmannRMN-6$2,500$0
    Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$2,250
    Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$11,200$8,785
    Lou BarlettaRPA-11$0$0
    John BarrowDGA-12$0$700
    Roscoe BartlettRMD-6$0$0
    Joe BartonRTX-6$300$0
    Charlie BassRNH-2$0$6,500
    Karen BassDCA-33$0$0
    Xavier BecerraDCA-31$0$0
    Dan BenishekRMI-1$0$0
    Rick BergRND$0$500
    Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$5,000$1,166
    Howard BermanDCA-28$6,500$1,000
    Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$0
    Brian BilbrayRCA-50$500$0
    Gus BilirakisRFL-9$0$0
    Rob BishopRUT-1$0$0
    Sanford BishopDGA-2$0$0
    Tim BishopDNY-1$0$750
    Diane BlackRTN-6$0$0
    Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$0$0
    Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$1,200$0
    John A. BoehnerROH-8$0$2,500
    Jo BonnerRAL-1$200$6,700
    Mary Bono MackRCA-45$2,500$250
    Madeleine BordalloDGU$0$0
    Dan BorenDOK-2$0$0
    Leonard BoswellDIA-3$500$1,000
    Charles BoustanyRLA-7$0$0
    Kevin BradyRTX-8$0$0
    Bob BradyDPA-1$0$0
    Bruce BraleyDIA-1$250$3,500
    Mo BrooksRAL-5$2,000$250
    Paul BrounRGA-10$0$500
    Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0
    Vern BuchananRFL-13$0$0
    Larry BucshonRIN-8$0$0
    Ann Marie BuerkleRNY-25$0$0
    Michael BurgessRTX-26$0$0
    Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$0
    George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$0
    Ken CalvertRCA-44$0$0
    Dave CampRMI-4$1,000$0
    John CampbellRCA-48$0$0
    Francisco CansecoRTX-23$0$1,000
    Eric CantorRVA-7$0$4,150
    Shelley CapitoRWV-2$0$0
    Lois CappsDCA-23$1,750$4,950
    Mike CapuanoDMA-8$250$200
    Dennis CardozaDCA-18$0$0
    John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$0$250
    John CarneyDDE$0$0
    André CarsonDIN-7$0$0
    John CarterRTX-31$0$1,000
    Bill CassidyRLA-6$0$0
    Kathy CastorDFL-11$0$250
    Steve ChabotROH-1$0$0
    Jason ChaffetzRUT-3$2,500$0
    Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$1,250
    Donna Christian-ChristensenDVI$0$0
    Judy ChuDCA-32$1,500$750
    David CicillineDRI-1$750$3,100
    Hansen ClarkeDMI-13$-250$1,100
    Yvette ClarkeDNY-11$1,500$2,500
    William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$0
    Emanuel CleaverDMO-5$0$0
    Jim ClyburnDSC-6$0$0
    John Howard CobleRNC-6$0$0
    Mike CoffmanRCO-6$1,000$5,000
    Steve CohenDTN-9$0$2,750
    Tom ColeROK-4$0$0
    K. "Mike" ConawayRTX-11$0$0
    Gerry ConnollyDVA-11$200$250
    John ConyersDMI-14$0$250
    Jim CooperDTN-5$0$0
    Jim CostaDCA-20$0$0
    Jerry CostelloDIL-12$0$0
    Joe CourtneyDCT-2$0$250
    Chip CravaackRMN-8$250$0
    Eric CrawfordRAR-1$0$0
    Ander CrenshawRFL-4$0$0
    Mark CritzDPA-12$0$0
    Joe CrowleyDNY-7$0$3,500
    Henry CuellarDTX-28$0$0
    John CulbersonRTX-7$1,000$3,000
    Elijah CummingsDMD-7$0$0
    Danny DavisDIL-7$0$1,000
    Geoff DavisRKY-4$0$0
    Susan DavisDCA-53$0$250
    Peter DeFazioDOR-4$0$0
    Diana DeGetteDCO-1$1,000$500
    Rosa DeLauroDCT-3$0$500
    Jeff DenhamRCA-19$0$0
    Charlie DentRPA-15$0$0
    Scott DesJarlaisRTN-4$0$0
    Theodore DeutchDFL-19$1,000$500
    Mario Diaz-BalartRFL-21$0$0
    Norm DicksDWA-6$0$0
    John DingellDMI-15$0$0
    Lloyd DoggettDTX-25$0$800
    Bob DoldRIL-10$0$1,000
    Joe DonnellyDIN-2$0$2,250
    Mike DoyleDPA-14$0$0
    David DreierRCA-26$0$0
    Sean DuffyRWI-7$0$0
    Jeff DuncanRSC-3$0$0
    John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$0
    Donna EdwardsDMD-4$0$0
    Keith EllisonDMN-5$300$1,750
    Renee EllmersRNC-2$0$1,500
    Jo Ann EmersonRMO-8$0$0
    Eliot EngelDNY-17$0$0
    Anna EshooDCA-14$7,500$2,000
    Eni FaleomavaegaDAS$0$0
    Blake FarentholdRTX-27$0$0
    Sam FarrDCA-17$0$0
    Chaka FattahDPA-2$1,000$500
    Bob FilnerDCA-51$0$0
    Stephen FincherRTN-8$0$0
    Mike FitzpatrickRPA-8$0$850
    Jeff FlakeRAZ-6$0$900
    Charles FleischmannRTN-3$0$250
    John FlemingRLA-4$2,400$0
    Bill FloresRTX-17$0$2,750
    J. "Randy" ForbesRVA-4$0$0
    Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$0
    Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$0
    Barney FrankDMA-4$0$0
    Trent FranksRAZ-2$0$0
    Rodney FrelinghuysenRNJ-11$1,500$2,700
    Marcia FudgeDOH-11$0$0
    Elton GalleglyRCA-24$0$0
    John GaramendiDCA-10$0$750
    Cory GardnerRCO-4$0$550
    Ernest Scott GarrettRNJ-5$500$0
    Jim GerlachRPA-6$2,000$2,500
    Bob GibbsROH-18$0$0
    Christopher GibsonRNY-20$0$0
    Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$0$0
    John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$0$2,500
    Louie GohmertRTX-1$0$0
    Charlie GonzalezDTX-20$0$0
    Bob GoodlatteRVA-6$7,000$0
    Paul GosarRAZ-1$0$0
    Trey GowdyRSC-4$0$0
    Kay GrangerRTX-12$2,500$250
    Sam GravesRMO-6$0$0
    John "Tom" GravesRGA-9$0$0
    Al GreenDTX-9$0$0
    Raymond "Gene" GreenDTX-29$0$0
    Tim GriffinRAR-2$0$1,500
    H. GriffithRVA-9$0$0
    Raúl GrijalvaDAZ-7$0$250
    Michael GrimmRNY-13$2,100$0
    Frank GuintaRNH-1$0$0
    Steven Brett GuthrieRKY-2$0$0
    Luis GutiérrezDIL-4$0$0
    Janice HahnDCA-36$0$0
    Ralph HallRTX-4$0$0
    Colleen HanabusaDHI-1$0$1,500
    Richard HannaRNY-24$0$0
    Gregg HarperRMS-3$0$250
    Andy HarrisRMD-1$0$0
    Vicky HartzlerRMO-4$0$1,000
    Alcee HastingsDFL-23$0$0
    Richard "Doc" HastingsRWA-4$0$500
    Nan HayworthRNY-19$0$0
    Joseph HeckRNV-3$2,000$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM-1$3,500$721
    Jeb HensarlingRTX-5$0$0
    Wally HergerRCA-2$0$0
    Jaime Herrera BeutlerRWA-3$0$0
    Brian HigginsDNY-27$0$0
    Jim HimesDCT-4$0$6,000
    Maurice HincheyDNY-22$0$0
    Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$2,000
    Mazie HironoDHI-2$1,000$1,500
    Kathy HochulDNY-26$950$3,750
    Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$0
    Rush HoltDNJ-12$2,750$10,900
    Mike HondaDCA-15$1,750$250
    Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$1,500$250
    Tim HuelskampRKS-1$0$0
    Bill HuizengaRMI-2$0$250
    Randy HultgrenRIL-14$0$0
    Duncan HunterRCA-52$1,000$0
    Robert HurtRVA-5$0$1,000
    Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$0
    Steve IsraelDNY-2$0$0
    Darrell IssaRCA-49$200$0
    Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$0
    Jesse JacksonDIL-2$0$1,000
    Lynn JenkinsRKS-2$0$0
    Bill JohnsonROH-6$0$0
    Eddie Bernice JohnsonDTX-30$0$2,000
    Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$0$0
    Sam JohnsonRTX-3$1,000$0
    Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$0
    Walter JonesRNC-3$0$500
    Jim JordanROH-4$0$0
    Marcy KapturDOH-9$0$5,000
    William KeatingDMA-10$0$0
    Mike KellyRPA-3$0$0
    Dale KildeeDMI-5$0$0
    Ron KindDWI-3$0$0
    Pete KingRNY-3$500$0
    Steve KingRIA-5$250$0
    Jack KingstonRGA-1$1,000$0
    Adam KinzingerRIL-11$7,000$0
    Larry KissellDNC-8$0$0
    John KlineRMN-2$0$5,000
    Dennis KucinichDOH-10$10,896$3,465
    Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$0
    Raúl LabradorRID-1$0$0
    Doug LambornRCO-5$0$0
    Leonard LanceRNJ-7$0$1,000
    Jeff LandryRLA-3$0$0
    Jim LangevinDRI-2$1,000$0
    James LankfordROK-5$0$500
    Rick LarsenDWA-2$0$0
    John LarsonDCT-1$0$0
    Tom LathamRIA-4$0$250
    Bob LattaROH-5$0$1,500
    Barbara LeeDCA-9$0$250
    Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$0
    Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$0
    John LewisDGA-5$0$1,250
    Dan LipinskiDIL-3$0$1,500
    Frank LoBiondoRNJ-2$0$0
    Dave LoebsackDIA-2$250$3,950
    Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$1,000$2,200
    Billy LongRMO-7$0$0
    Nita LoweyDNY-18$0$0
    Frank LucasROK-3$0$0
    Blaine LuetkemeyerRMO-9$0$0
    Ben Ray LujánDNM-3$2,500$250
    Cynthia LummisRWY$0$0
    Dan LungrenRCA-3$5,000$0
    Stephen LynchDMA-9$1,000$0
    Connie MackRFL-14$1,700$2,000
    Carolyn MaloneyDNY-14$0$4,200
    Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$0
    Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$0
    Tom MarinoRPA-10$1,000$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$0
    Jim MathesonDUT-2$7,500$700
    Doris MatsuiDCA-5$1,000$2,400
    Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4$0$750
    Kevin McCarthyRCA-22$2,500$0
    Michael McCaulRTX-10$500$0
    Tom McClintockRCA-4$0$250
    Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$450
    Thaddeus McCotterRMI-11$0$0
    Jim McDermottDWA-7$1,000$250
    Jim McGovernDMA-3$0$1,200
    Patrick McHenryRNC-10$0$250
    Douglas "Mike" McIntyreDNC-7$1,000$0
    Howard P. "Buck" McKeonRCA-25$0$0
    David McKinleyRWV-1$0$0
    Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$0$250
    Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$1,000$6,901
    Patrick MeehanRPA-7$0$0
    Gregory MeeksDNY-6$0$0
    John MicaRFL-7$0$0
    Mike MichaudDME-2$2,750$0
    Candice MillerRMI-10$0$0
    Gary MillerRCA-42$0$800
    George MillerDCA-7$0$0
    Jeff MillerRFL-1$0$1,000
    R. "Brad" MillerDNC-13$0$0
    Gwen MooreDWI-4$0$0
    Jim MoranDVA-8$0$500
    Mick MulvaneyRSC-5$0$0
    Chris MurphyDCT-5$1,500$7,900
    Tim MurphyRPA-18$0$500
    Sue MyrickRNC-9$0$0
    Jerry NadlerDNY-8$500$0
    Grace NapolitanoDCA-38$0$0
    Richard NealDMA-2$1,000$0
    Robert "Randy" NeugebauerRTX-19$0$0
    Kristi NoemRSD$1,000$250
    Eleanor Holmes NortonDDC$0$0
    Richard NugentRFL-5$0$0
    Devin NunesRCA-21$0$0
    Alan NunneleeRMS-1$2,500$1,000
    Pete OlsonRTX-22$0$250
    John OlverDMA-1$0$0
    Bill OwensDNY-23$250$0
    Steven PalazzoRMS-4$0$0
    Frank PalloneDNJ-6$0$500
    Bill PascrellDNJ-8$1,000$850
    Ed PastorDAZ-4$0$0
    Ron PaulRTX-14$0$0
    Erik PaulsenRMN-3$0$0
    Donald PayneDNJ-10$0$0
    Steve PearceRNM-2$0$0
    Nancy PelosiDCA-8$0$0
    Mike PenceRIN-6$0$0
    Ed PerlmutterDCO-7$200$250
    Gary PetersDMI-9$0$0
    Collin PetersonDMN-7$0$0
    Tom PetriRWI-6$0$0
    Pedro PierluisiDPR$0$0
    Rochelle "Chellie" PingreeDME-1$250$0
    Joe PittsRPA-16$0$0
    Todd PlattsRPA-19$0$0
    Lloyd "Ted" PoeRTX-2$0$0
    Jared PolisDCO-2$6,500$2,250
    Mike PompeoRKS-4$0$0
    Bill PoseyRFL-15$0$0
    David PriceDNC-4$500$7,450
    Tom PriceRGA-6$4,000$0
    Ben QuayleRAZ-3$1,000$0
    Mike QuigleyDIL-5$300$250
    Nick RahallDWV-3$0$0
    Charlie RangelDNY-15$0$1,250
    Tom ReedRNY-29$0$0
    Denny RehbergRMT$11,500$2,500
    David ReichertRWA-8$2,500$0
    James RenacciROH-16$0$0
    Silvestre ReyesDTX-16$0$0
    Reid RibbleRWI-8$0$0
    Laura RichardsonDCA-37$0$0
    Cedric RichmondDLA-2$0$0
    Edward RigellRVA-2$0$0
    David RiveraRFL-25$0$0
    Martha RobyRAL-2$0$0
    David "Phil" RoeRTN-1$0$250
    Harold "Hal" RogersRKY-5$0$0
    Mike D. RogersRAL-3$0$0
    Mike RogersRMI-8$0$2,000
    Dana RohrabacherRCA-46$0$0
    Todd RokitaRIN-4$0$0
    Tom RooneyRFL-16$0$0
    Ileana Ros-LehtinenRFL-18$0$0
    Peter RoskamRIL-6$0$200
    Dennis RossRFL-12$1,000$0
    Mike RossDAR-4$0$0
    Steve RothmanDNJ-9$0$1,500
    Lucille Roybal-AllardDCA-34$0$0
    Ed RoyceRCA-40$0$5,400
    Jon RunyanRNJ-3$0$0
    C.A. "Dutch" RuppersbergerDMD-2$3,000$4,000
    Bobby RushDIL-1$1,500$0
    Paul RyanRWI-1$1,000$0
    Tim RyanDOH-17$0$3,250
    Gregorio "Kilili" SablanDMP$0$300
    Loretta SanchezDCA-47$0$0
    John SarbanesDMD-3$250$0
    Steve ScaliseRLA-1$0$0
    Jan SchakowskyDIL-9$200$2,500
    Adam SchiffDCA-29$0$0
    Robert SchillingRIL-17$0$300
    Jeannette "Jean" SchmidtROH-2$0$0
    Aaron SchockRIL-18$1,000$250
    Kurt SchraderDOR-5$300$500
    Allyson SchwartzDPA-13$2,000$5,500
    David SchweikertRAZ-5$0$0
    Austin ScottRGA-8$0$0
    David ScottDGA-13$0$0
    Bobby ScottDVA-3$0$0
    Tim ScottRSC-1$0$0
    F. "Jim" SensenbrennerRWI-5$0$1,500
    José SerranoDNY-16$0$0
    Pete SessionsRTX-32$1,000$0
    Terri SewellDAL-7$0$500
    Brad ShermanDCA-27$0$0
    John ShimkusRIL-19$0$0
    Joseph Heath ShulerDNC-11$0$0
    Bill ShusterRPA-9$0$0
    Mike SimpsonRID-2$0$0
    Albio SiresDNJ-13$0$0
    Louise SlaughterDNY-28$0$1,250
    David Adam SmithDWA-9$11,250$500
    Adrian SmithRNE-3$0$0
    Chris SmithRNJ-4$0$0
    Lamar SmithRTX-21$6,000$0
    Steve SoutherlandRFL-2$0$0
    Karen "Jackie" SpeierDCA-12$500$2,500
    Fortney "Pete" StarkDCA-13$0$0
    Cliff StearnsRFL-6$0$0
    Steve StiversROH-15$0$3,500
    Marlin StutzmanRIN-3$0$0
    John SullivanROK-1$0$0
    Betty SuttonDOH-13$0$3,000
    Linda SánchezDCA-39$0$0
    Lee TerryRNE-2$1,000$2,500
    Bennie ThompsonDMS-2$0$0
    Glenn ThompsonRPA-5$0$0
    C. Mike ThompsonDCA-1$0$0
    William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$0$0
    Pat TiberiROH-12$0$0
    John TierneyDMA-6$0$0
    Scott TiptonRCO-3$0$1,000
    Paul TonkoDNY-21$0$0
    Ed TownsDNY-10$0$3,000
    Niki TsongasDMA-5$2,500$0
    Mike TurnerROH-3$0$0
    Robert TurnerRNY-9$0$0
    Fred UptonRMI-6$1,750$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD-8$0$2,500
    Nydia VelázquezDNY-12$0$0
    Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$0
    Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$750
    Greg WaldenROR-2$7,000$0
    Joe WalshRIL-8$0$0
    Tim WalzDMN-1$400$250
    Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$1,000$0
    Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$0
    Mel WattDNC-12$0$0
    Henry WaxmanDCA-30$10,000$0
    Daniel WebsterRFL-8$0$0
    Peter WelchDVT$0$0
    Allen WestRFL-22$1,250$2,250
    Lynn WestmorelandRGA-3$0$500
    Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$0$500
    Frederica WilsonDFL-17$0$0
    Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$0$0
    Robert WittmanRVA-1$0$0
    Frank WolfRVA-10$0$1,250
    Steve WomackRAR-3$0$1,000
    Rob WoodallRGA-7$0$0
    Lynn WoolseyDCA-6$0$0
    John YarmuthDKY-3$0$500
    Kevin YoderRKS-3$5,000$0
    C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$0
    Don YoungRAK$0$0
    Todd YoungRIN-9$0$1,500

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Computer software$132,650
    Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$102,646

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Schools & colleges$215,188
    Medical schools$16,450
    Communications & Electronics$11,750
    Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$11,400
    Education$6,900
    Legal Services$5,000
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