S. 1369 - Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act

Environmental protection. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt the conduct of silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act

S. 1369 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt the conduct of silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt the conduct of silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements.
Other Titles
  • Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act
Sponsor
Mike Crapo
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Agricultural conservation and pollution
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Forests
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Water quality
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced7/14/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced7/14/2011
7/14/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
7/14/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S4610)
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. January - February 2007 For $137,000 Against $31,350
  2. March - April 2007 For $289,657 Against $40,650
  3. May - June 2007 For $244,350 Against $78,450
  4. July - August 2007 For $138,805 Against $27,500
  5. September - October 2007 For $308,512 Against $79,755
  6. November - December 2007 For $273,241 Against $156,835
  7. January - February 2008 For $186,144 Against $46,000
  8. March - April 2008 For $280,118 Against $98,497
  9. May - June 2008 For $309,814 Against $181,808
  10. July - August 2008 For $219,248 Against $104,158
  11. September - October 2008 For $449,130 Against $315,029
  12. November - December 2008 For $124,621 Against $33,681
  13. January - February 2009 For $100,391 Against $12,550
  14. March - April 2009 For $192,941 Against $39,000
  15. May - June 2009 For $229,532 Against $65,444
  16. July - August 2009 For $155,421 Against $15,200
  17. September - October 2009 For $212,461 Against $53,150
  18. November - December 2009 For $216,892 Against $25,800
  19. January - February 2010 For $266,033 Against $40,640
  20. March - April 2010 For $362,505 Against $105,300
  21. May - June 2010 For $419,550 Against $82,458
  22. July - August 2010 For $434,298 Against $116,854
  23. September - October 2010 For $724,794 Against $348,216
  24. November - December 2010 For $103,100 Against $12,661
  25. January - February 2011 For $124,600 Against $24,650
  26. March - April 2011 For $246,420 Against $116,867
  27. May - June 2011 For $246,104 Against $74,229
  28. July - August 2011 For $121,604 Against $29,483
  29. September - October 2011 For $248,152 Against $98,484
  30. November - December 2011 For $207,719 Against $92,450
  31. January - February 2012 For $141,775 Against $41,200
  32. March - April 2012 For $261,384 Against $69,983
  33. May - June 2012 For $288,711 Against $106,772
  34. July - August 2012 For $220,229 Against $74,150
  35. September - October 2012 For $355,230 Against $215,811
  36. November - December 2012 For $61,705 Against $27,502

Votes

    4 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act

    4 organizations supported this bill

    Association of Equipment Manufacturers
    Association of Equipment Manufactures (2011, July 25). AEM Urges Support to Protect Forestry Operations. Retrieved July 26, 2011, from AEM.
    Florida Forestry Association
    FFA (2011, August 12). SEEKING SUPPORT TO OVERTURN COURT ACTION REQUIRING LOGGING PERMITS. Retrieved August 16, 2011, from Florida Forest.
    Forest Landowners Association
    Forest Landowners Association (2011, July 25). Forest Road Bills Introduced. Retrieved July 26, 2011, from Forest Land.
    National Association of State Foresters
    Jahnke, Jeff (2011, August 17). NASF Letter: Wyden/Crapo/Beutler/Schrader - Support for Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act (August 17, 2011). Retrieved August 23, 2011, from National Association of State Foresters.

    1 organization opposed this bill

    Klamath Siskiyou Wildlands Center
    Klamath Siskiyou Wildlands Center (2011, July 20). Clean Water Act Under Attack. Retrieved July 26, 2011, from KSW.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, 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
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$500$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$117,300$500
    Kelly AyotteRNH$57,050$1,000
    John BarrassoRWY$28,600$0
    Max BaucusDMT$157,250$19,450
    Mark BegichDAK$76,447$100,674
    Michael F. BennetDCO$161,713$160,161
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,983$250
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$94,975$67,306
    Roy BluntRMO$157,750$0
    John BoozmanRAR$47,500$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$183,550$242,292
    Scott BrownRMA$251,514$7,300
    Sherrod BrownDOH$218,326$116,721
    Richard BurrRNC$73,625$15,550
    Maria CantwellDWA$91,450$111,863
    Ben CardinDMD$51,375$8,025
    Tom CarperDDE$32,784$7,800
    Bob CaseyDPA$86,991$27,504
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$208,900$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$52,700$0
    Tom CoburnROK$33,250$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$50,450$2,300
    Susan M. CollinsRME$104,731$17,400
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$8,000$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$53,871$12,177
    Bob CorkerRTN$109,700$0
    John CornynRTX$179,075$0
    Mike CrapoRID$65,850$1,300
    Jim DeMintRSC$65,600$8,950
    Dick DurbinDIL$122,731$25,910
    Mike EnziRWY$13,500$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$97,734$16,350
    Al FrankenDMN$89,379$151,753
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$163,876$96,734
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$130,820$1,250
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$64,800$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$57,200$45,697
    Tom HarkinDIA$52,950$13,065
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$102,950$1,000
    Dean HellerRNV$97,920$6,000
    John HoevenRND$58,100$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$16,730$2,300
    Jim InhofeROK$50,850$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$60,100$3,700
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$89,417$4,900
    Mike JohannsRNE$35,800$500
    Ron JohnsonRWI$91,251$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$27,300$7,300
    John F. KerryDMA$43,300$18,920
    Mark KirkRIL$175,627$22,810
    Amy KlobucharDMN$116,700$12,900
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$5,900$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$136,851$-1,434
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$42,200$18,403
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$18,750$22,250
    Mike LeeRUT$15,550$0
    Carl LevinDMI$64,250$23,095
    Joe LiebermanICT$3,500$0
    Dick LugarRIN$108,120$15,024
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$85,800$25,950
    John McCainRAZ$82,260$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$134,500$5,900
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$256,363$5,600
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$176,255$15,750
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$72,188$93,695
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$47,150$14,600
    Jerry MoranRKS$35,450$500
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$66,950$11,250
    Patty MurrayDWA$253,474$89,707
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$12,750$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$160,690$69,432
    Rand PaulRKY$58,770$0
    Rob PortmanROH$265,546$5,000
    Mark L. PryorDAR$71,700$3,000
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$22,750$6,560
    Harry ReidDNV$159,600$124,309
    Jim RischRID$75,364$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$94,098$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$61,600$51,100
    Marco RubioRFL$86,165$6,000
    Bernie SandersIVT$13,350$48,890
    Chuck SchumerDNY$59,050$45,050
    Jeff SessionsRAL$87,910$2,000
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$93,845$91,017
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$45,675$4,700
    Olympia SnoweRME$24,200$31,750
    Debbie StabenowDMI$185,650$33,225
    Jon TesterDMT$128,480$267,585
    John ThuneRSD$85,794$6,400
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$102,492$12,050
    Mark UdallDCO$82,096$292,487
    Tom UdallDNM$85,457$138,044
    David VitterRLA$87,550$26,600
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$166,650$9,633
    Jim WebbDVA$7,200$4,400
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$27,187$89,633
    Roger F. WickerRMS$152,317$3,300
    Ron WydenDOR$193,899$9,500

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$500$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$117,300$500
    Kelly AyotteRNH$57,050$1,000
    John BarrassoRWY$28,600$0
    Max BaucusDMT$157,250$19,450
    Mark BegichDAK$76,447$100,674
    Michael F. BennetDCO$161,713$160,161
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,983$250
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$94,975$67,306
    Roy BluntRMO$157,750$0
    John BoozmanRAR$47,500$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$183,550$242,292
    Scott BrownRMA$251,514$7,300
    Sherrod BrownDOH$218,326$116,721
    Richard BurrRNC$73,625$15,550
    Maria CantwellDWA$91,450$111,863
    Ben CardinDMD$51,375$8,025
    Tom CarperDDE$32,784$7,800
    Bob CaseyDPA$86,991$27,504
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$208,900$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$52,700$0
    Tom CoburnROK$33,250$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$50,450$2,300
    Susan M. CollinsRME$104,731$17,400
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$8,000$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$53,871$12,177
    Bob CorkerRTN$109,700$0
    John CornynRTX$179,075$0
    Mike CrapoRID$65,850$1,300
    Jim DeMintRSC$65,600$8,950
    Dick DurbinDIL$122,731$25,910
    Mike EnziRWY$13,500$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$97,734$16,350
    Al FrankenDMN$89,379$151,753
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$163,876$96,734
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$130,820$1,250
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$64,800$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$57,200$45,697
    Tom HarkinDIA$52,950$13,065
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$102,950$1,000
    Dean HellerRNV$97,920$6,000
    John HoevenRND$58,100$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$16,730$2,300
    Jim InhofeROK$50,850$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$60,100$3,700
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$89,417$4,900
    Mike JohannsRNE$35,800$500
    Ron JohnsonRWI$91,251$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$27,300$7,300
    John F. KerryDMA$43,300$18,920
    Mark KirkRIL$175,627$22,810
    Amy KlobucharDMN$116,700$12,900
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$5,900$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$136,851$-1,434
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$42,200$18,403
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$18,750$22,250
    Mike LeeRUT$15,550$0
    Carl LevinDMI$64,250$23,095
    Joe LiebermanICT$3,500$0
    Dick LugarRIN$108,120$15,024
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$85,800$25,950
    John McCainRAZ$82,260$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$134,500$5,900
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$256,363$5,600
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$176,255$15,750
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$72,188$93,695
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$47,150$14,600
    Jerry MoranRKS$35,450$500
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$66,950$11,250
    Patty MurrayDWA$253,474$89,707
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$12,750$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$160,690$69,432
    Rand PaulRKY$58,770$0
    Rob PortmanROH$265,546$5,000
    Mark L. PryorDAR$71,700$3,000
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$22,750$6,560
    Harry ReidDNV$159,600$124,309
    Jim RischRID$75,364$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$94,098$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$61,600$51,100
    Marco RubioRFL$86,165$6,000
    Bernie SandersIVT$13,350$48,890
    Chuck SchumerDNY$59,050$45,050
    Jeff SessionsRAL$87,910$2,000
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$93,845$91,017
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$45,675$4,700
    Olympia SnoweRME$24,200$31,750
    Debbie StabenowDMI$185,650$33,225
    Jon TesterDMT$128,480$267,585
    John ThuneRSD$85,794$6,400
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$102,492$12,050
    Mark UdallDCO$82,096$292,487
    Tom UdallDNM$85,457$138,044
    David VitterRLA$87,550$26,600
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$166,650$9,633
    Jim WebbDVA$7,200$4,400
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$27,187$89,633
    Roger F. WickerRMS$152,317$3,300
    Ron WydenDOR$193,899$9,500

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Civil servant/public employee$3,716,611
    Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$3,347,303
    Forestry & Forest Products$1,838,277

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Environmental policy$3,082,567
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