S. 1440 - PREEMIE Reauthorization Act

Health. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in both the House and Senate. 
Amendments:
1 proposed amendment. 1 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED by voice vote on November 15, 2012.

PREEMIE Reauthorization Act

S. 1440 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity.
Other Titles
  • PREEMIE Reauthorization Act
  • Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act
  • PREEMIE Reauthorization Act
  • Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act
  • PREEMIE Reauthorization Act
  • Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act
Sponsor
Lamar Alexander
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Advisory bodies
  • Birth defects
  • Child health
  • Congressional oversight
  • Government investigations
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health care quality
  • Health information and medical records
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Hospital care
  • Medicaid
  • Medical research
  • Women's health
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Major Actions
Introduced7/28/2011
Referred to Committee
Amendments (1 proposed)
Passed Senate11/15/2012
Passed House12/19/2012
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
currently selectedSenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.11/15/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2926 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.11/15/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.12/19/2012PASSED by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced7/28/2011
7/28/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Put on a legislative calendar9/19/2012Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
9/19/2012Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Harkin with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
Put on a legislative calendar9/19/2012Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 516.
11/15/2012Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
11/15/2012The committee substitute as amended agreed to by Unanimous Consent.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage11/15/2012Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
11/15/2012Amendment SA 2926 proposed by Senator Landrieu for Senator Alexander.
select this voteVote11/15/2012Amendment SA 2926 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
11/16/2012Received in the House.
11/16/2012Message on Senate action sent to the House.
11/16/2012Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
12/19/2012Mr. Pitts moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
12/19/2012Considered under suspension of the rules.
12/19/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 1440.
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage12/19/2012On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
12/19/2012Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12/19/2012The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
12/19/2012Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate bill.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteS. Amdt. 2926Alexander, Lamar [R-TN]November 15, 2012Passed by voice vote on November 14, 2012.

To strike provisions relating to the National Institutes of Health.

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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$1,648,111
$9,488,455
$9,914,889
$946,436
$21,997,891
$0
4 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
PREEMIE Reauthorization Act: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.

4 organizations supported this bill

American Academy of Pediatrics
Senator Lance, Leonard (n.d.). Lance Introduces Bipartisan PREEMIE Act. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from .
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Senator Lance, Leonard (n.d.). Lance Introduces Bipartisan PREEMIE Act. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from .
Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
Senator Lance, Leonard (2011, July 28). Lance Introduces Bipartisan PREEMIE Act. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from Congressman Leonard Lance.
March of Dimes
MOD (2011, July 28). Preemie Reauthorization Bill Introduced In Senate, House. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from March of Dimes.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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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.
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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$13,000$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$187,161$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$88,150$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$757,843$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$425,370$0Yes
Mark BegichDAK$79,658$0Yes
Michael BennetDCO$149,363$0Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$24,000$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$144,589$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$465,394$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$147,735$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$230,108$0Yes
Scott BrownRMA$707,779$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$549,429$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$358,880$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$149,071$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$314,560$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$112,800$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$297,785$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$320,025$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$98,983$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$160,819$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$58,300$0Yes
Susan CollinsRME$277,319$0Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$50,500$0Yes
Chris CoonsDDE$85,750$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$465,791$0Yes
John CornynRTX$696,273$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$107,394$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$193,662$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$233,449$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$103,049$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$121,376$0Yes
Alan FrankenDMN$186,524$0Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$418,641$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$102,822$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$264,170$0Yes
Kay HaganDNC$98,700$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$369,499$0Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$303,665$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$307,484$0Yes
John HoevenRND$68,560$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$61,950$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$97,913$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$78,050$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$210,150$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$93,300$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$207,459$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$135,040$0Yes
John KerryDMA$153,400$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$694,956$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$163,850$0Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$24,500$0Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$255,668$0Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$74,450$0Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$16,700$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$21,300$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$119,392$0Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$5,000$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$56,860$0Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$192,098$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$150,459$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$235,115$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$758,725$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$573,410$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$77,925$0Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$143,988$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$142,200$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$85,283$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$267,413$0Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$133,410$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$409,242$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$308,799$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$272,170$0Yes
Mark PryorDAR$108,795$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$128,500$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$685,175$0Yes
Jim RischRID$33,300$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$268,000$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$156,700$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$361,073$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$50,212$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$271,600$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$135,610$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$132,284$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$51,300$0Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$117,530$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$469,968$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$152,883$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$196,592$0Yes
Patrick ToomeyRPA$310,927$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$237,215$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$140,962$0Yes
David VitterRLA$446,501$0Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$287,136$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$3,000$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$88,133$0Yes
Roger WickerRMS$308,500$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$340,390$0Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$13,000$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$187,161$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$88,150$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$757,843$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$425,370$0Yes
Mark BegichDAK$79,658$0Yes
Michael BennetDCO$149,363$0Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$24,000$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$144,589$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$465,394$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$147,735$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$230,108$0Yes
Scott BrownRMA$707,779$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$549,429$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$358,880$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$149,071$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$314,560$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$112,800$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$297,785$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$320,025$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$98,983$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$160,819$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$58,300$0Yes
Susan CollinsRME$277,319$0Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$50,500$0Yes
Chris CoonsDDE$85,750$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$465,791$0Yes
John CornynRTX$696,273$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$107,394$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$193,662$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$233,449$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$103,049$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$121,376$0Yes
Alan FrankenDMN$186,524$0Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$418,641$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$102,822$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$264,170$0Yes
Kay HaganDNC$98,700$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$369,499$0Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$303,665$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$307,484$0Yes
John HoevenRND$68,560$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$61,950$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$97,913$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$78,050$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$210,150$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$93,300$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$207,459$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$135,040$0Yes
John KerryDMA$153,400$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$694,956$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$163,850$0Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$24,500$0Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$255,668$0Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$74,450$0Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$16,700$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$21,300$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$119,392$0Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$5,000$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$56,860$0Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$192,098$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$150,459$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$235,115$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$758,725$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$573,410$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$77,925$0Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$143,988$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$142,200$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$85,283$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$267,413$0Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$133,410$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$409,242$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$308,799$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$272,170$0Yes
Mark PryorDAR$108,795$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$128,500$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$685,175$0Yes
Jim RischRID$33,300$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$268,000$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$156,700$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$361,073$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$50,212$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$271,600$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$135,610$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$132,284$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$51,300$0Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$117,530$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$469,968$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$152,883$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$196,592$0Yes
Patrick ToomeyRPA$310,927$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$237,215$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$140,962$0Yes
David VitterRLA$446,501$0Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$287,136$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$3,000$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$88,133$0Yes
Roger WickerRMS$308,500$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$340,390$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Other physician specialists$9,914,889
Physicians$9,488,455
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,648,111
Nurses$946,436

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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