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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There have been no votes on this bill.

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. (CR S6876-6877)
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Contributions

  1. January - February 2007 For $323,859 Against $200,200
  2. March - April 2007 For $1,135,023 Against $556,706
  3. May - June 2007 For $786,353 Against $622,604
  4. July - August 2007 For $330,275 Against $282,345
  5. September - October 2007 For $730,739 Against $573,946
  6. November - December 2007 For $634,416 Against $737,634
  7. January - February 2008 For $445,731 Against $449,133
  8. March - April 2008 For $819,591 Against $698,789
  9. May - June 2008 For $907,666 Against $806,656
  10. July - August 2008 For $394,453 Against $582,889
  11. September - October 2008 For $1,197,965 Against $1,295,831
  12. November - December 2008 For $388,308 Against $189,711
  13. January - February 2009 For $298,854 Against $143,267
  14. March - April 2009 For $742,878 Against $513,150
  15. May - June 2009 For $836,209 Against $647,082
  16. July - August 2009 For $561,995 Against $379,425
  17. September - October 2009 For $817,160 Against $551,715
  18. November - December 2009 For $526,823 Against $528,965
  19. January - February 2010 For $522,785 Against $554,698
  20. March - April 2010 For $951,622 Against $888,296
  21. May - June 2010 For $909,750 Against $813,921
  22. July - August 2010 For $1,071,132 Against $867,822
  23. September - October 2010 For $1,746,530 Against $1,829,852
  24. November - December 2010 For $227,783 Against $211,084
  25. January - February 2011 For $309,806 Against $298,033
  26. March - April 2011 For $835,981 Against $771,557
  27. May - June 2011 For $839,731 Against $686,428
  28. July - August 2011 For $476,028 Against $366,053
  29. September - October 2011 For $717,129 Against $696,261
  30. November - December 2011 For $409,594 Against $548,526
  31. January - February 2012 For $360,158 Against $317,271
  32. March - April 2012 For $788,351 Against $695,124
  33. May - June 2012 For $674,283 Against $644,437
  34. July - August 2012 For $515,541 Against $621,533
  35. September - October 2012 For $718,645 Against $1,147,766
  36. November - December 2012 For $331,850 Against $156,292

Votes

    20 Organizations Supported and 83 Opposed; See Which Ones

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

    20 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.
    Duke Energy
    Tyndall, William F. (2011, June 16). Duke Letter to Congressman Butterfield. 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water Network.
    Earthjustice
    EJ (2012, November 2). Keep Coal Ash Out Of Our Waters!. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from Earthjustice.
    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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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 Clean Water 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$10,000
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$175,400$168,550
    Kelly AyotteRNH$174,440$55,800
    John BarrassoRWY$520,031$302,683
    Max BaucusDMT$529,219$365,248
    Mark BegichDAK$110,802$176,407
    Michael BennetDCO$163,816$450,411
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$80,000$14,750
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$37,900$261,645
    Roy BluntRMO$652,426$305,380
    John BoozmanRAR$190,695$95,750
    Barbara BoxerDCA$270,390$683,496
    Scott BrownRMA$448,060$575,991
    Sherrod BrownDOH$216,700$934,309
    Richard BurrRNC$476,522$186,060
    Maria CantwellDWA$156,441$260,414
    Ben CardinDMD$135,500$219,860
    Tom CarperDDE$148,850$71,316
    Bob CaseyDPA$229,547$382,366
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$642,808$220,618
    Daniel CoatsRIN$166,735$57,800
    Tom CoburnROK$65,800$44,000
    William Thad CochranRMS$121,550$48,750
    Susan CollinsRME$246,250$170,450
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$73,300$17,750
    Chris CoonsDDE$56,250$110,754
    Bob CorkerRTN$363,777$330,302
    John CornynRTX$370,292$395,073
    Mike CrapoRID$182,659$36,472
    Jim DeMintRSC$269,668$66,450
    Dick DurbinDIL$246,425$306,735
    Mike EnziRWY$107,100$35,550
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$282,450$178,962
    Alan FrankenDMN$59,940$539,316
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$309,026$626,477
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$526,311$74,183
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$291,920$126,660
    Kay HaganDNC$84,550$180,821
    Tom HarkinDIA$115,506$267,865
    Orrin HatchRUT$295,700$207,282
    Dean HellerRNV$472,595$205,392
    John HoevenRND$270,332$42,150
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$32,730$54,850
    Jim InhofeROK$447,754$67,633
    Dan InouyeDHI$88,600$80,350
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$349,294$101,250
    Mike JohannsRNE$159,050$48,800
    Ron JohnsonRWI$115,428$108,922
    Tim JohnsonDSD$193,003$69,101
    John KerryDMA$145,700$155,220
    Mark KirkRIL$316,932$429,250
    Amy KlobucharDMN$166,966$140,104
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$17,500$7,500
    Mary LandrieuDLA$369,444$326,073
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$175,782$105,053
    Patrick LeahyDVT$19,685$70,125
    Mike LeeRUT$90,239$22,699
    Carl LevinDMI$103,204$180,445
    Joe LiebermanICT$15,000$4,100
    Dick LugarRIN$143,349$114,413
    Joe ManchinDWV$1,053,248$201,964
    John McCainRAZ$226,150$138,110
    Claire McCaskillDMO$357,282$595,944
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$938,579$577,575
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$174,450$557,200
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$58,250$249,056
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$91,500$146,675
    Jerry MoranRKS$315,255$83,050
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$551,446$55,933
    Patty MurrayDWA$360,299$373,650
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$164,550$123,308
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$265,250$523,881
    Rand PaulRKY$190,313$247,891
    Rob PortmanROH$522,810$175,200
    Mark PryorDAR$249,135$74,845
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$53,500$79,985
    Harry ReidDNV$383,200$698,834
    Jim RischRID$220,036$16,900
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$205,639$117,900
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$325,661$191,500
    Marco RubioRFL$220,965$328,496
    Bernie SandersIVT$9,250$125,636
    Chuck SchumerDNY$130,160$413,825
    Jeff SessionsRAL$303,615$77,800
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$120,225$243,503
    Richard ShelbyRAL$162,300$67,300
    Olympia SnoweRME$128,050$83,750
    Debbie StabenowDMI$349,099$406,228
    Jon TesterDMT$149,999$474,126
    John ThuneRSD$391,915$99,575
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$405,248$280,348
    Mark UdallDCO$248,219$555,097
    Tom UdallDNM$117,925$321,406
    David VitterRLA$266,097$333,956
    Mark WarnerDVA$405,483$285,678
    Jim WebbDVA$84,550$8,600
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$68,000$178,266
    Roger WickerRMS$395,076$186,175
    Ron WydenDOR$332,925$279,700

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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    $ From Interest Groups
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    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$10,000
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$175,400$168,550
    Kelly AyotteRNH$174,440$55,800
    John BarrassoRWY$520,031$302,683
    Max BaucusDMT$529,219$365,248
    Mark BegichDAK$110,802$176,407
    Michael BennetDCO$163,816$450,411
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$80,000$14,750
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$37,900$261,645
    Roy BluntRMO$652,426$305,380
    John BoozmanRAR$190,695$95,750
    Barbara BoxerDCA$270,390$683,496
    Scott BrownRMA$448,060$575,991
    Sherrod BrownDOH$216,700$934,309
    Richard BurrRNC$476,522$186,060
    Maria CantwellDWA$156,441$260,414
    Ben CardinDMD$135,500$219,860
    Tom CarperDDE$148,850$71,316
    Bob CaseyDPA$229,547$382,366
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$642,808$220,618
    Daniel CoatsRIN$166,735$57,800
    Tom CoburnROK$65,800$44,000
    William Thad CochranRMS$121,550$48,750
    Susan CollinsRME$246,250$170,450
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$73,300$17,750
    Chris CoonsDDE$56,250$110,754
    Bob CorkerRTN$363,777$330,302
    John CornynRTX$370,292$395,073
    Mike CrapoRID$182,659$36,472
    Jim DeMintRSC$269,668$66,450
    Dick DurbinDIL$246,425$306,735
    Mike EnziRWY$107,100$35,550
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$282,450$178,962
    Alan FrankenDMN$59,940$539,316
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$309,026$626,477
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$526,311$74,183
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$291,920$126,660
    Kay HaganDNC$84,550$180,821
    Tom HarkinDIA$115,506$267,865
    Orrin HatchRUT$295,700$207,282
    Dean HellerRNV$472,595$205,392
    John HoevenRND$270,332$42,150
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$32,730$54,850
    Jim InhofeROK$447,754$67,633
    Dan InouyeDHI$88,600$80,350
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$349,294$101,250
    Mike JohannsRNE$159,050$48,800
    Ron JohnsonRWI$115,428$108,922
    Tim JohnsonDSD$193,003$69,101
    John KerryDMA$145,700$155,220
    Mark KirkRIL$316,932$429,250
    Amy KlobucharDMN$166,966$140,104
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$17,500$7,500
    Mary LandrieuDLA$369,444$326,073
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$175,782$105,053
    Patrick LeahyDVT$19,685$70,125
    Mike LeeRUT$90,239$22,699
    Carl LevinDMI$103,204$180,445
    Joe LiebermanICT$15,000$4,100
    Dick LugarRIN$143,349$114,413
    Joe ManchinDWV$1,053,248$201,964
    John McCainRAZ$226,150$138,110
    Claire McCaskillDMO$357,282$595,944
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$938,579$577,575
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$174,450$557,200
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$58,250$249,056
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$91,500$146,675
    Jerry MoranRKS$315,255$83,050
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$551,446$55,933
    Patty MurrayDWA$360,299$373,650
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$164,550$123,308
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$265,250$523,881
    Rand PaulRKY$190,313$247,891
    Rob PortmanROH$522,810$175,200
    Mark PryorDAR$249,135$74,845
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$53,500$79,985
    Harry ReidDNV$383,200$698,834
    Jim RischRID$220,036$16,900
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$205,639$117,900
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$325,661$191,500
    Marco RubioRFL$220,965$328,496
    Bernie SandersIVT$9,250$125,636
    Chuck SchumerDNY$130,160$413,825
    Jeff SessionsRAL$303,615$77,800
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$120,225$243,503
    Richard ShelbyRAL$162,300$67,300
    Olympia SnoweRME$128,050$83,750
    Debbie StabenowDMI$349,099$406,228
    Jon TesterDMT$149,999$474,126
    John ThuneRSD$391,915$99,575
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$405,248$280,348
    Mark UdallDCO$248,219$555,097
    Tom UdallDNM$117,925$321,406
    David VitterRLA$266,097$333,956
    Mark WarnerDVA$405,483$285,678
    Jim WebbDVA$84,550$8,600
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$68,000$178,266
    Roger WickerRMS$395,076$186,175
    Ron WydenDOR$332,925$279,700

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Gas & Electric Utilities$4,492,808
    Electric Power utilities$4,181,168
    Railroads$3,691,636
    Coal mining$2,839,934
    Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$2,208,076
    Forestry & Forest Products$1,838,277
    Waste management$799,256
    Transportation unions$793,850
    Mining$755,295
    Rural electric cooperatives$688,069
    General business associations$556,835
    Builders associations$345,971
    Chambers of commerce$262,394
    Manufacturing$234,182
    Plumbing & pipe products$184,846
    Heavy industrial manufacturing$182,650
    Mining unions$155,500
    Construction & Public Works$74,250

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Physicians$9,488,455
    Schools & colleges$6,736,272
    Environmental policy$3,082,567
    Health care services$2,212,800
    Churches, clergy & religious organizations$354,158
    Consumer groups$750
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