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S. 76 - Strengthening Protections for Children and Communities From Disease Clusters Act

Environmental protection. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to investigate and address cancer and disease clusters, including in infants and children. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Strengthening Protections for Children and Communities From Disease Clusters Act

S. 76 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to investigate and address cancer and disease clusters, including in infants and children. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to investigate and address cancer and disease clusters, including in infants and children.
Other Titles
  • Strengthening Protections for Children and Communities From Disease Clusters Act
  • Strengthening Protections for Children and Communities From Disease Clusters Act
Sponsor
Barbara Boxer
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Advisory bodies
  • Air quality
  • Cancer
  • Child health
  • Congressional oversight
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Environmental health
  • Genetics
  • Government information and archives
  • Government investigations
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Health information and medical records
  • Research administration and funding
  • Solid waste and recycling
  • Water quality
  • Women's health
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    Major Actions
    Introduced1/25/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced1/25/2011
    1/25/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
    3/29/2011Committee on Environment and Public Works. Hearings held.
    Put on a legislative calendar6/09/2011Committee on Environment and Public Works. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
    9/19/2012Committee on Environment and Public Works. Reported by Senator Boxer without amendment. With written report No. 112-213. Minority views filed.
    Put on a legislative calendar9/19/2012Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 514.
    12/11/2012Star Print ordered on on the report (112-213).
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $1,640,111
    $449,450
    $3,076,567
    $1,528,220
    $945,936
    $7,640,284
    $0
    8 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Strengthening Protections for Children and Communities From Disease Clusters Act

    8 organizations supported this bill

    Breast Cancer Fund
    National Disease Clusters Alliance (2011, May 20). Protecting Children and Communities from Disease Clusters. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from Cluster Alliance.
    Center for Health, Environment & Justice
    National Disease Clusters Alliance (2011, May 20). Protecting Children and Communities from Disease Clusters. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from Cluster Alliance.
    Children's Environmental Health Network
    National Disease Clusters Alliance (2011, May 20). Protecting Children and Communities from Disease Clusters. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from Cluster Alliance.
    National Disease Clusters Alliance
    National Disease Clusters Alliance (2011, May 20). Protecting Children and Communities from Disease Clusters. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from Cluster Alliance.
    Natural Resources Defense Council
    National Disease Clusters Alliance (2011, May 20). Protecting Children and Communities from Disease Clusters. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from Cluster Alliance.
    Oncology Nursing Society
    Oncology Nursing Society (2011, July 11). Oncology Nursing Society Supported Legislation Tracking Chart 112th Congress, 1st Session. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from ONS.
    Sierra Club
    National Disease Clusters Alliance (2011, May 20). Protecting Children and Communities from Disease Clusters. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from Cluster Alliance.
    Trevor's Trek Foundation
    Trevor's Trek Foundation (2011, May 17). Senator Barbara Boxer files Trevor’s Law. Retrieved July 12, 2011, from Cluster Alliance.

    0 organizations opposed this bill

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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$81,611$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$10,700$0
    John BarrassoRWY$23,250$0
    Max BaucusDMT$142,319$0
    Mark BegichDAK$136,949$0
    Michael BennetDCO$271,074$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$7,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$91,156$0
    Roy BluntRMO$70,298$0
    John BoozmanRAR$19,550$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$338,025$0
    Scott BrownRMA$125,054$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$265,471$0
    Richard BurrRNC$30,950$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$168,338$0
    Ben CardinDMD$78,175$0
    Tom CarperDDE$36,250$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$101,804$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$28,650$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$14,500$0
    Tom CoburnROK$6,650$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$10,300$0
    Susan CollinsRME$60,400$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$21,300$0
    Chris CoonsDDE$41,477$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$91,290$0
    John CornynRTX$90,975$0
    Mike CrapoRID$16,400$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$24,150$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$87,685$0
    John EnsignRNV$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$63,927$0
    Alan FrankenDMN$207,378$0
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$265,392$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$45,156$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$40,850$0
    Kay HaganDNC$95,847$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$123,765$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$79,600$0
    John HoevenRND$13,260$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$10,650$0
    Jim InhofeROK$24,400$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$41,300$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$32,300$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$16,150$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$27,850$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$46,900$0
    John KerryDMA$77,920$0
    Mark KirkRIL$63,210$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$88,200$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$66,146$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$54,590$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$35,700$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Carl LevinDMI$70,887$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$400$0
    Dick LugarRIN$35,429$0
    Joe ManchinDWV$44,650$0
    John McCainRAZ$13,200$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$106,691$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$90,475$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$83,590$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$136,195$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$65,370$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$23,450$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$26,600$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$167,124$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$22,150$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$141,722$0
    Rand PaulRKY$11,272$0
    Rob PortmanROH$37,028$0
    Mark PryorDAR$16,888$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$30,510$0
    Harry ReidDNV$315,459$0
    Jim RischRID$7,750$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$24,750$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$89,900$0
    Marco RubioRFL$53,353$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$70,415$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$134,250$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$8,150$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$152,596$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$17,150$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$48,510$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$156,596$0
    Jon TesterDMT$337,035$0
    John ThuneRSD$31,600$0
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$53,750$0
    Mark UdallDCO$406,987$0
    Tom UdallDNM$184,269$0
    David VitterRLA$49,775$0
    Mark WarnerDVA$117,533$0
    Jim WebbDVA$4,700$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$130,833$0
    Roger WickerRMS$30,200$0
    Ron WydenDOR$64,350$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$3,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$81,611$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$10,700$0
    John BarrassoRWY$23,250$0
    Max BaucusDMT$142,319$0
    Mark BegichDAK$136,949$0
    Michael BennetDCO$271,074$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$7,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$91,156$0
    Roy BluntRMO$70,298$0
    John BoozmanRAR$19,550$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$338,025$0
    Scott BrownRMA$125,054$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$265,471$0
    Richard BurrRNC$30,950$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$168,338$0
    Ben CardinDMD$78,175$0
    Tom CarperDDE$36,250$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$101,804$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$28,650$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$14,500$0
    Tom CoburnROK$6,650$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$10,300$0
    Susan CollinsRME$60,400$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$21,300$0
    Chris CoonsDDE$41,477$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$91,290$0
    John CornynRTX$90,975$0
    Mike CrapoRID$16,400$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$24,150$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$87,685$0
    John EnsignRNV$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$63,927$0
    Alan FrankenDMN$207,378$0
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$265,392$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$45,156$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$40,850$0
    Kay HaganDNC$95,847$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$123,765$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$79,600$0
    John HoevenRND$13,260$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$10,650$0
    Jim InhofeROK$24,400$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$41,300$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$32,300$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$16,150$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$27,850$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$46,900$0
    John KerryDMA$77,920$0
    Mark KirkRIL$63,210$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$88,200$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$66,146$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$54,590$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$35,700$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Carl LevinDMI$70,887$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$400$0
    Dick LugarRIN$35,429$0
    Joe ManchinDWV$44,650$0
    John McCainRAZ$13,200$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$106,691$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$90,475$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$83,590$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$136,195$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$65,370$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$23,450$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$26,600$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$167,124$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$22,150$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$141,722$0
    Rand PaulRKY$11,272$0
    Rob PortmanROH$37,028$0
    Mark PryorDAR$16,888$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$30,510$0
    Harry ReidDNV$315,459$0
    Jim RischRID$7,750$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$24,750$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$89,900$0
    Marco RubioRFL$53,353$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$70,415$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$134,250$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$8,150$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$152,596$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$17,150$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$48,510$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$156,596$0
    Jon TesterDMT$337,035$0
    John ThuneRSD$31,600$0
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$53,750$0
    Mark UdallDCO$406,987$0
    Tom UdallDNM$184,269$0
    David VitterRLA$49,775$0
    Mark WarnerDVA$117,533$0
    Jim WebbDVA$4,700$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$130,833$0
    Roger WickerRMS$30,200$0
    Ron WydenDOR$64,350$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Environmental policy$3,076,567
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,640,111
    Non-profit foundations$1,528,220
    Nurses$945,936
    Health & welfare policy$449,450

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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