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S. 692 - National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2011

Emergency management. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to improve hurricane preparedness by establishing the National Hurricane Research Initiative, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2011

S. 692 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to improve hurricane preparedness by establishing the National Hurricane Research Initiative, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to improve hurricane preparedness by establishing the National Hurricane Research Initiative, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2011
  • National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2011
Sponsor
Bill Nelson
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Emergency management
    • Floods and storm protection
    • Government information and archives
    • Natural disasters
    • Research administration and funding
    • Technology assessment
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced3/30/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced3/30/2011
    3/30/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    3/30/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S1992)
    Put on a legislative calendar5/05/2011Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
    11/14/2012Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Rockefeller with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
    Put on a legislative calendar11/14/2012Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 545.
    1/02/2013By Senator Rockefeller from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 112-266.
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    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    26 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    National Hurricane Research Initiative Act of 2011

    26 organizations supported this bill

    AccuWeather, Inc.
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    American Geophysical Union
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Atmospheric And Environmental Research, Inc.
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Awis Weather Services, Inc.
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Boeing
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Droplet Measurement Technologies
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Education Research Services
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Harris Corporation
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Institute for Business and Home Safety
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Institute For Global Environmental Strategies
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    National Council Of Industrial Meteorologists
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Northrop Grumman
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Perot Systems
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Planetary Data, Incorporated
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Raytheon
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Reinsurance Association of America
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    SAIC
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Spectrasensors, Inc.
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Vaisala Inc.
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Weather Channel
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Weather Coalition
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Weather Risk Management Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    Weatherbank, Inc.
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.
    WeatherBug
    undersigned organizations (2011, May 2). Dear Senator Nelson:. Retrieved July 29, 2011, from UCAR.

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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$20,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$282,000$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$289,752$0
    John BarrassoRWY$249,379$0
    Max BaucusDMT$503,438$0
    Mark BegichDAK$277,802$0
    Michael BennetDCO$701,165$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$48,250$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$337,806$0
    Roy BluntRMO$699,620$0
    John BoozmanRAR$104,774$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$998,431$0
    Scott BrownRMA$1,469,762$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$995,309$0
    Richard BurrRNC$537,115$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$488,738$0
    Ben CardinDMD$301,983$0
    Tom CarperDDE$313,691$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$553,024$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$625,641$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$268,100$0
    Tom CoburnROK$83,980$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$211,600$0
    Susan CollinsRME$564,567$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$64,950$0
    Chris CoonsDDE$221,854$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$547,033$0
    John CornynRTX$658,422$0
    Mike CrapoRID$247,780$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$250,469$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$528,335$0
    John EnsignRNV$85,752$0
    Mike EnziRWY$74,100$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$432,796$0
    Alan FrankenDMN$731,147$0
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,565,145$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$315,439$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$337,502$0
    Kay HaganDNC$354,705$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$340,635$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$552,840$0
    John HoevenRND$161,350$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$72,200$0
    Jim InhofeROK$240,020$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$548,300$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$313,406$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$182,162$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$192,046$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$288,086$0
    John KerryDMA$247,930$0
    Mark KirkRIL$715,067$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$307,725$0
    Herb KohlDWI$-500$0
    Jon KylRAZ$42,300$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$596,740$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$232,003$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$261,525$0
    Mike LeeRUT$74,099$0
    Carl LevinDMI$362,269$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$39,550$0
    Dick LugarRIN$327,561$0
    Joe ManchinDWV$285,793$0
    John McCainRAZ$382,145$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$775,355$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,016,850$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$576,350$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$361,887$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$407,874$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$217,820$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$187,119$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$788,952$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$350,975$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$838,978$0
    Rand PaulRKY$166,607$0
    Rob PortmanROH$806,799$0
    Mark PryorDAR$234,515$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$365,802$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,178,609$0
    Jim RischRID$75,550$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$214,800$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$316,400$0
    Marco RubioRFL$485,972$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$119,403$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$822,075$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$284,520$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$355,979$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$697,150$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$206,752$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$412,891$0
    Jon TesterDMT$771,582$0
    John ThuneRSD$448,020$0
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,005,261$0
    Mark UdallDCO$933,883$0
    Tom UdallDNM$395,249$0
    David VitterRLA$388,805$0
    Mark WarnerDVA$804,024$0
    Jim WebbDVA$98,550$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$339,982$0
    Roger WickerRMS$624,269$0
    Ron WydenDOR$372,969$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$20,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$282,000$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$289,752$0
    John BarrassoRWY$249,379$0
    Max BaucusDMT$503,438$0
    Mark BegichDAK$277,802$0
    Michael BennetDCO$701,165$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$48,250$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$337,806$0
    Roy BluntRMO$699,620$0
    John BoozmanRAR$104,774$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$998,431$0
    Scott BrownRMA$1,469,762$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$995,309$0
    Richard BurrRNC$537,115$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$488,738$0
    Ben CardinDMD$301,983$0
    Tom CarperDDE$313,691$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$553,024$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$625,641$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$268,100$0
    Tom CoburnROK$83,980$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$211,600$0
    Susan CollinsRME$564,567$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$64,950$0
    Chris CoonsDDE$221,854$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$547,033$0
    John CornynRTX$658,422$0
    Mike CrapoRID$247,780$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$250,469$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$528,335$0
    John EnsignRNV$85,752$0
    Mike EnziRWY$74,100$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$432,796$0
    Alan FrankenDMN$731,147$0
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,565,145$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$315,439$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$337,502$0
    Kay HaganDNC$354,705$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$340,635$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$552,840$0
    John HoevenRND$161,350$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$72,200$0
    Jim InhofeROK$240,020$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$548,300$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$313,406$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$182,162$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$192,046$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$288,086$0
    John KerryDMA$247,930$0
    Mark KirkRIL$715,067$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$307,725$0
    Herb KohlDWI$-500$0
    Jon KylRAZ$42,300$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$596,740$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$232,003$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$261,525$0
    Mike LeeRUT$74,099$0
    Carl LevinDMI$362,269$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$39,550$0
    Dick LugarRIN$327,561$0
    Joe ManchinDWV$285,793$0
    John McCainRAZ$382,145$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$775,355$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,016,850$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$576,350$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$361,887$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$407,874$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$217,820$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$187,119$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$788,952$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$350,975$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$838,978$0
    Rand PaulRKY$166,607$0
    Rob PortmanROH$806,799$0
    Mark PryorDAR$234,515$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$365,802$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,178,609$0
    Jim RischRID$75,550$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$214,800$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$316,400$0
    Marco RubioRFL$485,972$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$119,403$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$822,075$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$284,520$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$355,979$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$697,150$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$206,752$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$412,891$0
    Jon TesterDMT$771,582$0
    John ThuneRSD$448,020$0
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,005,261$0
    Mark UdallDCO$933,883$0
    Tom UdallDNM$395,249$0
    David VitterRLA$388,805$0
    Mark WarnerDVA$804,024$0
    Jim WebbDVA$98,550$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$339,982$0
    Roger WickerRMS$624,269$0
    Ron WydenDOR$372,969$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Insurance companies, brokers & agents$9,951,085
    Business services$6,926,918
    Schools & colleges$6,719,714
    Defense aerospace contractors$4,357,517
    Environmental policy$3,076,567
    Defense electronic contractors$3,027,306
    Online computer services$2,514,909
    Commercial TV & radio stations$1,736,596
    Electronics manufacturing & services$1,373,229
    Services$1,211,585
    Defense shipbuilders$975,500
    Education$500,660
    Communications & Electronics$183,600

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
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