Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 112th Congress.

S. 601 - Children's Sports Athletic Equipment Safety Act

Commerce. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to encourage and ensure the use of safe football helmets and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Children's Sports Athletic Equipment Safety Act

S. 601 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to encourage and ensure the use of safe football helmets and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to encourage and ensure the use of safe football helmets and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Children's Sports Athletic Equipment Safety Act
Sponsor
Tom Udall
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Commerce
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Child health
  • Child safety and welfare
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
  • Fraud offenses and financial crimes
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Product safety and quality
  • School athletics
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Major Actions
Introduced3/16/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/16/2011
3/16/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
3/16/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S1754-1755)
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

6.5 times as much
$74,750
$1,640,111
$1,528,220
$750
$7,094,510
$449,450
$1,249,432
$12,037,223
$1,853,627
$1,853,627
9 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Children's Sports Athletic Equipment Safety Act

9 organizations supported this bill

Brain Injury Association of America
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.
Brain Trauma Foundation
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.
Cleveland Clinic
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.
Consumer Federation of America
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.
Consumers Union
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.
National Association of State Head Injury Administrators
NASHIA (2011, March 24). Dear Senator Udall:. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from .
National Consumers League
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.
National Football League Players Association
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.
Safe Kids USA
Congressmen Pascrell, Bill (2011, March 16). REP. Pascrell, SEN. UDALL Introduce Legislation Requiring Stronger Standards for Youth Football Helmets. Retrieved July 15, 2011, from Congressman Bill Pascrell.

1 organization opposed this bill

Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association
(2011, May 16). Football-Helmet Manufacturer Increases Lobbying Efforts--As Congress Eyes Federal Safety Standards . Retrieved July 15, 2011, from CNS News.

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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$3,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$174,911$5,600
Kelly AyotteRNH$34,350$22,600
John BarrassoRWY$95,500$14,650
Max BaucusDMT$333,518$10,000
Mark BegichDAK$51,650$16,206
Michael BennetDCO$176,488$25,150
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$13,401$5,000
Richard BlumenthalDCT$77,625$8,400
Roy BluntRMO$167,228$17,300
John BoozmanRAR$35,000$27,300
Barbara BoxerDCA$158,283$53,850
Scott BrownRMA$340,629$36,350
Sherrod BrownDOH$516,718$30,750
Richard BurrRNC$121,065$21,300
Maria CantwellDWA$135,924$14,286
Ben CardinDMD$157,950$20,000
Tom CarperDDE$63,900$25,000
Bob CaseyDPA$296,297$35,800
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$125,650$11,500
Daniel CoatsRIN$53,550$11,650
Tom CoburnROK$32,341$3,900
William Thad CochranRMS$9,500$0
Susan CollinsRME$77,150$22,400
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$43,350$2,400
Chris CoonsDDE$40,150$10,000
Bob CorkerRTN$237,440$35,250
John CornynRTX$179,803$59,250
Mike CrapoRID$83,200$0
Jim DeMintRSC$29,301$2,000
Dick DurbinDIL$162,475$26,800
John EnsignRNV$12,000$5,800
Mike EnziRWY$19,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$99,727$26,000
Alan FrankenDMN$113,012$21,207
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$369,958$38,500
Lindsey GrahamRSC$86,409$22,300
Chuck GrassleyRIA$190,387$13,100
Kay HaganDNC$81,625$7,707
Tom HarkinDIA$272,999$10,100
Orrin HatchRUT$307,500$39,900
John HoevenRND$32,660$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$26,800$2,300
Jim InhofeROK$33,800$6,550
Dan InouyeDHI$62,400$4,500
Johnny IsaksonRGA$82,480$20,400
Mike JohannsRNE$40,127$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$53,650$5,000
Tim JohnsonDSD$74,400$16,800
John KerryDMA$196,950$2,000
Mark KirkRIL$130,050$10,200
Amy KlobucharDMN$124,300$43,500
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$31,750$5,000
Mary LandrieuDLA$170,730$12,000
Frank LautenbergDNJ$62,587$15,600
Patrick LeahyDVT$26,100$22,300
Mike LeeRUT$10,150$6,000
Carl LevinDMI$102,671$10,350
Joe LiebermanICT$400$0
Dick LugarRIN$44,905$14,750
Joe ManchinDWV$74,650$34,450
John McCainRAZ$51,577$69,600
Claire McCaskillDMO$233,514$56,000
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$502,675$86,650
Bob MenéndezDNJ$304,855$17,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$53,075$4,607
Barbara MikulskiDMD$91,570$10,000
Jerry MoranRKS$89,504$250
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$43,773$500
Patty MurrayDWA$174,467$22,250
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$82,400$12,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$311,845$73,750
Rand PaulRKY$58,062$4,800
Rob PortmanROH$115,814$41,950
Mark PryorDAR$33,488$8,800
John "Jack" ReedDRI$34,350$0
Harry ReidDNV$380,450$79,900
Jim RischRID$30,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$97,450$5,750
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$119,250$10,300
Marco RubioRFL$100,753$22,200
Bernie SandersIVT$36,862$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$312,250$75,600
Jeff SessionsRAL$36,000$15,750
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$81,829$25,007
Richard ShelbyRAL$51,000$12,500
Olympia SnoweRME$61,000$32,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$303,998$45,450
Jon TesterDMT$146,649$23,000
John ThuneRSD$115,664$11,000
Patrick ToomeyRPA$139,651$19,000
Mark UdallDCO$178,425$8,957
Tom UdallDNM$75,409$4,050
David VitterRLA$100,925$9,000
Mark WarnerDVA$183,600$9,300
Jim WebbDVA$6,050$1,000
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$75,250$15,000
Roger WickerRMS$86,350$12,000
Ron WydenDOR$175,415$17,700

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$3,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$174,911$5,600
Kelly AyotteRNH$34,350$22,600
John BarrassoRWY$95,500$14,650
Max BaucusDMT$333,518$10,000
Mark BegichDAK$51,650$16,206
Michael BennetDCO$176,488$25,150
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$13,401$5,000
Richard BlumenthalDCT$77,625$8,400
Roy BluntRMO$167,228$17,300
John BoozmanRAR$35,000$27,300
Barbara BoxerDCA$158,283$53,850
Scott BrownRMA$340,629$36,350
Sherrod BrownDOH$516,718$30,750
Richard BurrRNC$121,065$21,300
Maria CantwellDWA$135,924$14,286
Ben CardinDMD$157,950$20,000
Tom CarperDDE$63,900$25,000
Bob CaseyDPA$296,297$35,800
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$125,650$11,500
Daniel CoatsRIN$53,550$11,650
Tom CoburnROK$32,341$3,900
William Thad CochranRMS$9,500$0
Susan CollinsRME$77,150$22,400
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$43,350$2,400
Chris CoonsDDE$40,150$10,000
Bob CorkerRTN$237,440$35,250
John CornynRTX$179,803$59,250
Mike CrapoRID$83,200$0
Jim DeMintRSC$29,301$2,000
Dick DurbinDIL$162,475$26,800
John EnsignRNV$12,000$5,800
Mike EnziRWY$19,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$99,727$26,000
Alan FrankenDMN$113,012$21,207
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$369,958$38,500
Lindsey GrahamRSC$86,409$22,300
Chuck GrassleyRIA$190,387$13,100
Kay HaganDNC$81,625$7,707
Tom HarkinDIA$272,999$10,100
Orrin HatchRUT$307,500$39,900
John HoevenRND$32,660$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$26,800$2,300
Jim InhofeROK$33,800$6,550
Dan InouyeDHI$62,400$4,500
Johnny IsaksonRGA$82,480$20,400
Mike JohannsRNE$40,127$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$53,650$5,000
Tim JohnsonDSD$74,400$16,800
John KerryDMA$196,950$2,000
Mark KirkRIL$130,050$10,200
Amy KlobucharDMN$124,300$43,500
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$31,750$5,000
Mary LandrieuDLA$170,730$12,000
Frank LautenbergDNJ$62,587$15,600
Patrick LeahyDVT$26,100$22,300
Mike LeeRUT$10,150$6,000
Carl LevinDMI$102,671$10,350
Joe LiebermanICT$400$0
Dick LugarRIN$44,905$14,750
Joe ManchinDWV$74,650$34,450
John McCainRAZ$51,577$69,600
Claire McCaskillDMO$233,514$56,000
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$502,675$86,650
Bob MenéndezDNJ$304,855$17,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$53,075$4,607
Barbara MikulskiDMD$91,570$10,000
Jerry MoranRKS$89,504$250
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$43,773$500
Patty MurrayDWA$174,467$22,250
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$82,400$12,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$311,845$73,750
Rand PaulRKY$58,062$4,800
Rob PortmanROH$115,814$41,950
Mark PryorDAR$33,488$8,800
John "Jack" ReedDRI$34,350$0
Harry ReidDNV$380,450$79,900
Jim RischRID$30,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$97,450$5,750
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$119,250$10,300
Marco RubioRFL$100,753$22,200
Bernie SandersIVT$36,862$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$312,250$75,600
Jeff SessionsRAL$36,000$15,750
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$81,829$25,007
Richard ShelbyRAL$51,000$12,500
Olympia SnoweRME$61,000$32,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$303,998$45,450
Jon TesterDMT$146,649$23,000
John ThuneRSD$115,664$11,000
Patrick ToomeyRPA$139,651$19,000
Mark UdallDCO$178,425$8,957
Tom UdallDNM$75,409$4,050
David VitterRLA$100,925$9,000
Mark WarnerDVA$183,600$9,300
Jim WebbDVA$6,050$1,000
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$75,250$15,000
Roger WickerRMS$86,350$12,000
Ron WydenDOR$175,415$17,700

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Hospitals$7,094,510
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,640,111
Non-profit foundations$1,528,220
Other non-physician health practitioners$1,249,432
Health & welfare policy$449,450
Recreation/Entertainment$74,750
Consumer groups$750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Professional sports, arenas & related equip & svcs$1,853,627
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