S. 1751 - Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

Environmental protection. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) 
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Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

S. 1751 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels.
Other Titles
  • Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act
Sponsor
John Hoeven
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Administrative remedies
  • Air quality
  • Coal
  • Electric power generation and transmission
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Solid waste and recycling
  • State and local government operations
  • Water quality
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced10/20/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced10/20/2011
10/20/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
10/20/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. January - February 2007 For $237,850 Against $166,700
  2. March - April 2007 For $929,913 Against $578,256
  3. May - June 2007 For $607,868 Against $627,827
  4. July - August 2007 For $266,125 Against $286,245
  5. September - October 2007 For $533,694 Against $583,883
  6. November - December 2007 For $484,975 Against $782,857
  7. January - February 2008 For $368,257 Against $451,961
  8. March - April 2008 For $653,019 Against $721,028
  9. May - June 2008 For $709,556 Against $842,729
  10. July - August 2008 For $299,838 Against $589,666
  11. September - October 2008 For $901,558 Against $1,468,365
  12. November - December 2008 For $326,327 Against $217,567
  13. January - February 2009 For $130,606 Against $94,017
  14. March - April 2009 For $276,000 Against $303,040
  15. May - June 2009 For $236,353 Against $336,494
  16. July - August 2009 For $255,300 Against $227,820
  17. September - October 2009 For $287,905 Against $280,075
  18. November - December 2009 For $251,363 Against $349,025
  19. January - February 2010 For $186,700 Against $393,607
  20. March - April 2010 For $323,743 Against $492,646
  21. May - June 2010 For $331,002 Against $422,146
  22. July - August 2010 For $503,763 Against $367,181
  23. September - October 2010 For $561,927 Against $948,666
  24. November - December 2010 For $87,371 Against $160,120
  25. January - February 2011 For $247,006 Against $299,738
  26. March - April 2011 For $588,366 Against $767,549
  27. May - June 2011 For $636,281 Against $645,836
  28. July - August 2011 For $335,778 Against $333,963
  29. September - October 2011 For $559,529 Against $692,941
  30. November - December 2011 For $328,294 Against $525,492
  31. January - February 2012 For $274,828 Against $306,790
  32. March - April 2012 For $506,186 Against $686,074
  33. May - June 2012 For $488,513 Against $651,780
  34. July - August 2012 For $287,441 Against $614,308
  35. September - October 2012 For $571,024 Against $1,167,645
  36. November - December 2012 For $205,100 Against $157,625

Votes

    19 Organizations Supported and 83 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

    19 organizations supported this bill

    American Coal Council
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    American Concrete Pressure Pipe Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    American Forest & Paper Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    American Road & Transportation Builders Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Associated Builders & Contractors
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Associated General Contractors of America
    AGC (2011, June 22). Re: Support McKinley H.R. 1391: Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Clean Water Network.
    Association of American Railroads
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Council of Industrial Boiler Owners
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Edison Electric Institute
    undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Dear Chairman Shimkus and Ranking Member Green:. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Clean Water Network.
    Environmental Council of the States
    ECOS (2011, June 21). RE: Letter of Support for Manager's Amendment to H.R. 1391. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from House Energy & Commerce Republicans.
    National Association of Manufacturers
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    National Mining Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
    English, Glenn (2011, June 22). NRECA Letter to Chairman Upton. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    Josten, R. Bruce (2011, October 13). Key Vote Letter Supporting H.R. 2273, the "Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act". Retrieved June 28, 2012, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    United Mine Workers of America
    (2011, October 11). WMW Letter to Representatives. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from USW.
    United Transportation Union
    Stem, James A. Jr. (2011, October 13). Re: HR 2273 - the Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Utility Solid Waste Activities Group
    undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Dear Chairman Shimkus and Ranking Member Green:. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from EEI.
    Western Business Roundtable
    Propst, Holly (2011, October 12). WBR Letter to Representatives. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.

    83 organizations opposed this bill

    Air Alliance Houston
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Alabama Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Alabama Rivers Alliance
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Alliance for the Great Lakes
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Appalachian Voices
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    As You Sow
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    B.E. Cause Group
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Bastrop County Environmental Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Black Warrior Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Center For Coalfield Justice
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Chesapeake Climate Action Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizen Advocates United To Safeguard The Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizens Against Ruining The Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizens Coal Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizens' Environmental Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Civil Society Institute
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clark Atlanta University
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clean Air Task Force
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clean Air Watch
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clean Water Action
    CWA (2011, November 8). Coal's Dirty Backside. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from Clean Water Action.
    Clean Water Network
    CWN (2011). Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Clean Water Network.
    Clean Wisconsin Action Fund PAC
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Coal River Mountain Watch
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Dakota Resource Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Defenders of Wildlife
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Delaware Riverkeeper Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Earthjustice
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ecology Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environment America
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Health Fund
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Integrity Project
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Justice Resource Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Ministry Committee, First Presbyterian Church
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Fall-line Alliance for Clean Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    For The Love Of Nature
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    French Broad Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Glynn Environmental Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Great Old Broads for Wilderness
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Great Plains Alliance For Clean Energy
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    GreenLaw
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Group Against Smog And Pollution
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Healthlink
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Hoosier Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Horry Environmental Action Team
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Interfaith Power & Light
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Iowa Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Kentucky Environmental Foundation
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Kentucky Resources Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    League of Conservation Voters
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Legal Environmental Aid Foundation (leaf) Of Indiana, Inc.
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Lone Tree Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Milwaukee Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Missouri Coalition for the Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Multi-county Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Natural Resources Defense Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    New Mexico Environmental Law Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    North Carolina Environmental Justice Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Northwest Environmental Defense Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ogeechee Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ohio Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ohio River Foundation
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    OMB Watch
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Our Children's Earth Foundation
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Physicians for Social Responsibility
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Plateau Action Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Prairie Rivers Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Save Our Rivers
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Sierra Club
    SC (2011). Protect Our Communities from Coal Ash . Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Sierra Club.
    South Carolina Coastal Conservation League
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Southern Environmental Law Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Sustainable Energy and Economic Development Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Tennessee Clean Water Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Wenham Lake Watershed Association
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    West Virginia Highlands Conservancy
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Western Environmental Law Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Western Organization of Resource Councils
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Wise Energy for Virginia
    WEV (2011, December 7). Hello Senator… Please Protect Us from Coal Ash Waste!. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from WEV.
    Women's Voices for the Earth
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Youghiogheny Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.

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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$2,000$8,000
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$166,400$152,850
    Kelly AyotteRNH$172,290$75,750
    John BarrassoRWY$396,381$282,133
    Max BaucusDMT$409,686$364,511
    Mark BegichDAK$101,552$180,421
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$58,000$19,983
    Barbara BoxerDCA$229,690$799,866
    Scott P. BrownRMA$411,060$676,966
    Sherrod BrownDOH$194,200$942,530
    Maria CantwellDWA$107,841$268,314
    Ben CardinDMD$102,500$221,710
    Tom CarperDDE$102,500$71,216
    Bob CaseyDPA$203,797$388,966
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$619,208$221,968
    Daniel CoatsRIN$118,100$58,550
    Tom CoburnROK$60,800$40,150
    William Thad CochranRMS$117,550$47,950
    Susan M. CollinsRME$238,749$180,319
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$59,800$16,250
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$41,600$117,454
    Bob CorkerRTN$324,378$322,472
    John CornynRTX$329,350$429,073
    Jim DeMintRSC$221,643$71,250
    Dick DurbinDIL$228,600$325,285
    Mike EnziRWY$93,600$27,800
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$125,000$175,218
    Al FrankenDMN$65,310$655,153
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$210,776$658,423
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$341,981$79,283
    Kay R. HaganDNC$60,750$301,744
    Tom HarkinDIA$78,356$266,065
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$261,550$207,532
    Dean HellerRNV$397,246$195,392
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$32,230$54,850
    Jim InhofeROK$399,400$75,133
    Dan InouyeDHI$80,600$85,400
    Mike JohannsRNE$146,300$49,300
    Tim JohnsonDSD$135,089$89,479
    John F. KerryDMA$129,050$132,770
    Mark KirkRIL$338,470$428,349
    Amy KlobucharDMN$125,016$140,360
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$13,500$5,000
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$239,500$343,057
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$138,682$120,169
    Carl LevinDMI$36,250$206,595
    Joe LiebermanICT$3,000$3,600
    Dick LugarRIN$120,400$119,163
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$987,148$228,113
    Claire McCaskillDMO$351,550$617,527
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$871,730$583,100
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$155,200$555,500
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$56,125$310,793
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$68,500$162,208
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$141,350$120,208
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$236,200$508,491
    Mark L. PryorDAR$189,548$79,245
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$45,100$77,185
    Harry ReidDNV$321,700$732,505
    Jim RischRID$208,136$22,500
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$209,399$122,500
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$285,111$212,357
    Bernie SandersIVT$9,250$128,303
    Jeff SessionsRAL$283,765$81,950
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$92,850$280,703
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$128,050$78,383
    Debbie StabenowDMI$173,750$421,884
    Jon TesterDMT$125,950$496,806
    Mark UdallDCO$192,844$600,415
    Tom UdallDNM$89,750$370,061
    David VitterRLA$223,523$333,506
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$281,773$321,873
    Jim WebbDVA$59,150$8,600
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$36,400$175,066
    Roger F. WickerRMS$365,776$208,108

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$8,000
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$166,400$152,850
    Kelly AyotteRNH$172,290$75,750
    John BarrassoRWY$396,381$282,133
    Max BaucusDMT$409,686$364,511
    Mark BegichDAK$101,552$180,421
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$58,000$19,983
    Barbara BoxerDCA$229,690$799,866
    Scott P. BrownRMA$411,060$676,966
    Sherrod BrownDOH$194,200$942,530
    Maria CantwellDWA$107,841$268,314
    Ben CardinDMD$102,500$221,710
    Tom CarperDDE$102,500$71,216
    Bob CaseyDPA$203,797$388,966
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$619,208$221,968
    Daniel CoatsRIN$118,100$58,550
    Tom CoburnROK$60,800$40,150
    William Thad CochranRMS$117,550$47,950
    Susan M. CollinsRME$238,749$180,319
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$59,800$16,250
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$41,600$117,454
    Bob CorkerRTN$324,378$322,472
    John CornynRTX$329,350$429,073
    Jim DeMintRSC$221,643$71,250
    Dick DurbinDIL$228,600$325,285
    Mike EnziRWY$93,600$27,800
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$125,000$175,218
    Al FrankenDMN$65,310$655,153
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$210,776$658,423
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$341,981$79,283
    Kay R. HaganDNC$60,750$301,744
    Tom HarkinDIA$78,356$266,065
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$261,550$207,532
    Dean HellerRNV$397,246$195,392
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$32,230$54,850
    Jim InhofeROK$399,400$75,133
    Dan InouyeDHI$80,600$85,400
    Mike JohannsRNE$146,300$49,300
    Tim JohnsonDSD$135,089$89,479
    John F. KerryDMA$129,050$132,770
    Mark KirkRIL$338,470$428,349
    Amy KlobucharDMN$125,016$140,360
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$13,500$5,000
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$239,500$343,057
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$138,682$120,169
    Carl LevinDMI$36,250$206,595
    Joe LiebermanICT$3,000$3,600
    Dick LugarRIN$120,400$119,163
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$987,148$228,113
    Claire McCaskillDMO$351,550$617,527
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$871,730$583,100
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$155,200$555,500
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$56,125$310,793
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$68,500$162,208
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$141,350$120,208
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$236,200$508,491
    Mark L. PryorDAR$189,548$79,245
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$45,100$77,185
    Harry ReidDNV$321,700$732,505
    Jim RischRID$208,136$22,500
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$209,399$122,500
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$285,111$212,357
    Bernie SandersIVT$9,250$128,303
    Jeff SessionsRAL$283,765$81,950
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$92,850$280,703
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$128,050$78,383
    Debbie StabenowDMI$173,750$421,884
    Jon TesterDMT$125,950$496,806
    Mark UdallDCO$192,844$600,415
    Tom UdallDNM$89,750$370,061
    David VitterRLA$223,523$333,506
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$281,773$321,873
    Jim WebbDVA$59,150$8,600
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$36,400$175,066
    Roger F. WickerRMS$365,776$208,108

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Electric Power utilities$3,133,301
    Railroads$2,705,361
    Coal mining$1,925,559
    Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$1,678,655
    Forestry & Forest Products$1,425,128
    Transportation unions$709,400
    Waste management$598,956
    Rural electric cooperatives$547,419
    Mining$521,550
    General business associations$293,700
    Heavy industrial manufacturing$233,200
    Manufacturing$215,909
    Builders associations$215,721
    Chambers of commerce$199,054
    Plumbing & pipe products$167,546
    Mining unions$146,000
    Construction & Public Works$62,900

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Physicians$7,644,605
    Schools & colleges$6,120,060
    Environmental policy$2,690,152
    Health care services$1,763,840
    Churches, clergy & religious organizations$317,855
    Consumer groups$5,150
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