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S. 1905 - Electricity Security and Affordability Act

Environmental protection. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Electricity Security and Affordability Act

S. 1905 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Electricity Security and Affordability Act
  • Electricity Security and Affordability Act
Sponsor
Joe Manchin, III
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Air quality
  • Climate change and greenhouse gases
  • Coal
  • Congressional oversight
  • Electric power generation and transmission
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Oil and gas
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Major Actions
Introduced1/09/2014
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/09/2014
1/09/2014Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
1/09/2014Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

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Electricity Security and Affordability Act

0 organizations supported this bill

35 organizations opposed this bill

Appalachian Voices
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Bridging the Gap
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Center for Biological Diversity
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Clean Air Council
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Clean Energy Action
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Clean Water Action
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Climate Solutions
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Conservation Law Foundation
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Earth Day Network
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Earthjustice
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Eco-Justice Ministries
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Ecology Center
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Environment America
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Environmental Defense Fund
EDF (2013, November 6). Take Action: Help End Dirty Energy. Retrieved January 27, 2014, from EDF.
Global Green USA
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Green for All
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
GreenLaw
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Greenpeace
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Interfaith Power & Light
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Islands Energy Coalition
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
League of Conservation Voters
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
League of Women Voters
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Medical Advocates for Healthy Air
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
National Audubon Society
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Natural Resources Defense Council
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Protect Our Winters
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Public Citizen
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Safe Climate Campaign
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Sierra Club
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Southern Energy Network
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Southern Environmental Law Center
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
SustainUS
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
TerraScapes Environmental
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.
Western Resource Advocates
undersigned organizations (2014, January 13). Environmental Coalition Letter Opposing HR 3826. Retrieved July 2, 2014, from US Climate Network.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 113th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$42,132
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$16,250
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$187,071
John BarrassoRWY$0$3,500
Max BaucusDMT$0$36,400
Mark BegichDAK$0$171,071
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$214,961
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$61,156
Roy BluntRMO$0$45,200
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$155,696
John BoozmanRAR$0$16,650
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$295,421
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$178,431
Richard BurrRNC$0$26,990
Maria CantwellDWA$0$216,537
Ben CardinDMD$0$47,025
Tom CarperDDE$0$19,300
Bob CaseyDPA$0$55,154
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,250
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$13,500
Tom CoburnROK$0$5,300
William Thad CochranRMS$0$20,950
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$61,947
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$55,227
Bob CorkerRTN$0$12,850
John CornynRTX$0$8,300
Mike CrapoRID$0$6,250
Ted CruzRTX$0$6,750
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$52,700
Dick DurbinDIL$0$123,311
Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$75,772
Deb FischerRNE$0$10,250
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$21,350
Al FrankenDMN$0$170,784
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$171,222
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$46,495
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$93,000
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$286,210
Tom HarkinDIA$0$8,250
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$52,718
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$342,129
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$21,772
Dean HellerRNV$0$31,000
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$68,951
John HoevenRND$0$25,050
Jim InhofeROK$0$5,250
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$20,100
Mike JohannsRNE$0$5,000
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$9,250
Tim KaineDVA$0$304,201
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$58,120
Mark KirkRIL$0$42,375
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$41,872
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$159,719
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$32,800
Mike LeeRUT$0$250
Carl LevinDMI$0$-1,000
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$50,650
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$515,169
John McCainRAZ$0$9,400
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$60,122
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$38,700
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$66,500
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$184,224
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,400
Jerry MoranRKS$0$30,450
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$56,468
Chris MurphyDCT$0$162,496
Patty MurrayDWA$0$165,907
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$112,732
Rand PaulRKY$0$2,100
Rob PortmanROH$0$61,090
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$79,250
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$22,200
Harry ReidDNV$0$333,791
Jim RischRID$0$8,250
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$26,571
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400
Marco RubioRFL$0$34,953
Bernie SandersIVT$0$64,597
Brian SchatzDHI$0$164,304
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$80,150
Tim ScottRSC$0$14,250
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$2,500
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$256,396
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$7,400
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$93,047
Jon TesterDMT$0$309,885
John ThuneRSD$0$77,100
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$50,225
Mark UdallDCO$0$710,679
Tom UdallDNM$0$199,844
David VitterRLA$0$45,800
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$65,988
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$238,736
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$111,183
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$6,250
Ron WydenDOR$0$103,257

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$42,132
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$16,250
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$187,071
John BarrassoRWY$0$3,500
Max BaucusDMT$0$36,400
Mark BegichDAK$0$171,071
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$214,961
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$61,156
Roy BluntRMO$0$45,200
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$155,696
John BoozmanRAR$0$16,650
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$295,421
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$178,431
Richard BurrRNC$0$26,990
Maria CantwellDWA$0$216,537
Ben CardinDMD$0$47,025
Tom CarperDDE$0$19,300
Bob CaseyDPA$0$55,154
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,250
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$13,500
Tom CoburnROK$0$5,300
William Thad CochranRMS$0$20,950
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$61,947
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$55,227
Bob CorkerRTN$0$12,850
John CornynRTX$0$8,300
Mike CrapoRID$0$6,250
Ted CruzRTX$0$6,750
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$52,700
Dick DurbinDIL$0$123,311
Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$75,772
Deb FischerRNE$0$10,250
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$21,350
Al FrankenDMN$0$170,784
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$171,222
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$46,495
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$93,000
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$286,210
Tom HarkinDIA$0$8,250
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$52,718
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$342,129
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$21,772
Dean HellerRNV$0$31,000
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$68,951
John HoevenRND$0$25,050
Jim InhofeROK$0$5,250
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$20,100
Mike JohannsRNE$0$5,000
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$9,250
Tim KaineDVA$0$304,201
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$58,120
Mark KirkRIL$0$42,375
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$41,872
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$159,719
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$32,800
Mike LeeRUT$0$250
Carl LevinDMI$0$-1,000
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$50,650
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$515,169
John McCainRAZ$0$9,400
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$60,122
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$38,700
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$66,500
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$184,224
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,400
Jerry MoranRKS$0$30,450
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$56,468
Chris MurphyDCT$0$162,496
Patty MurrayDWA$0$165,907
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$112,732
Rand PaulRKY$0$2,100
Rob PortmanROH$0$61,090
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$79,250
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$22,200
Harry ReidDNV$0$333,791
Jim RischRID$0$8,250
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$26,571
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400
Marco RubioRFL$0$34,953
Bernie SandersIVT$0$64,597
Brian SchatzDHI$0$164,304
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$80,150
Tim ScottRSC$0$14,250
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$2,500
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$256,396
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$7,400
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$93,047
Jon TesterDMT$0$309,885
John ThuneRSD$0$77,100
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$50,225
Mark UdallDCO$0$710,679
Tom UdallDNM$0$199,844
David VitterRLA$0$45,800
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$65,988
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$238,736
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$111,183
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$6,250
Ron WydenDOR$0$103,257

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,766,137
Alternate energy production & services$1,981,626
Environmental services, equipment & consulting$761,891
Health & welfare policy$399,280
Consumer groups$8,650
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