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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
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.
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Organizations that took a position on
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$39,032
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$16,250
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$183,599
John BarrassoRWY$0$3,500
Max BaucusDMT$0$37,900
Mark BegichDAK$0$169,171
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$215,361
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$61,156
Roy BluntRMO$0$42,100
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$133,746
John BoozmanRAR$0$16,650
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$295,321
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$180,931
Richard BurrRNC$0$26,990
Maria CantwellDWA$0$216,365
Ben CardinDMD$0$46,775
Tom CarperDDE$0$19,300
Bob CaseyDPA$0$55,154
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,250
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$13,000
Tom CoburnROK$0$5,300
William Thad CochranRMS$0$20,782
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$56,447
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$53,727
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$119,161
Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$73,050
Deb FischerRNE$0$10,250
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$21,350
Al FrankenDMN$0$168,484
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$180,800
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$44,995
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$84,250
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$283,210
Tom HarkinDIA$0$8,250
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$51,718
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$348,629
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$23,050
Dean HellerRNV$0$31,000
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$67,701
John HoevenRND$0$24,550
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$310,201
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$58,120
Mark KirkRIL$0$42,375
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$41,150
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$155,427
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$32,800
Mike LeeRUT$0$250
Carl LevinDMI$0$-1,000
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$55,650
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$727,359
John McCainRAZ$0$9,400
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$56,400
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$38,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$66,500
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$177,024
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,400
Jerry MoranRKS$0$21,350
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$53,968
Chris MurphyDCT$0$162,496
Patty MurrayDWA$0$162,057
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$112,732
Rand PaulRKY$0$500
Rob PortmanROH$0$79,340
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$67,350
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$21,200
Harry ReidDNV$0$326,591
Jim RischRID$0$8,250
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$29,821
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400
Marco RubioRFL$0$37,453
Bernie SandersIVT$0$61,347
Brian SchatzDHI$0$164,304
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$87,850
Tim ScottRSC$0$14,250
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$2,500
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$250,396
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$7,400
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$91,825
Jon TesterDMT$0$310,835
John ThuneRSD$0$73,500
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$49,225
Mark UdallDCO$0$745,419
Tom UdallDNM$0$192,844
David VitterRLA$0$45,800
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$63,388
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$243,111
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$110,683
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$6,250
Ron WydenDOR$0$96,257

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$39,032
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$16,250
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$183,599
John BarrassoRWY$0$3,500
Max BaucusDMT$0$37,900
Mark BegichDAK$0$169,171
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$215,361
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$61,156
Roy BluntRMO$0$42,100
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$133,746
John BoozmanRAR$0$16,650
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$295,321
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$180,931
Richard BurrRNC$0$26,990
Maria CantwellDWA$0$216,365
Ben CardinDMD$0$46,775
Tom CarperDDE$0$19,300
Bob CaseyDPA$0$55,154
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$2,250
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$13,000
Tom CoburnROK$0$5,300
William Thad CochranRMS$0$20,782
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$56,447
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$53,727
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$119,161
Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$73,050
Deb FischerRNE$0$10,250
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$21,350
Al FrankenDMN$0$168,484
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$180,800
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$44,995
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$84,250
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$283,210
Tom HarkinDIA$0$8,250
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$51,718
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$348,629
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$23,050
Dean HellerRNV$0$31,000
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$67,701
John HoevenRND$0$24,550
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$310,201
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$58,120
Mark KirkRIL$0$42,375
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$41,150
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$155,427
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$32,800
Mike LeeRUT$0$250
Carl LevinDMI$0$-1,000
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$55,650
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$727,359
John McCainRAZ$0$9,400
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$56,400
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$38,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$66,500
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$177,024
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,400
Jerry MoranRKS$0$21,350
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$53,968
Chris MurphyDCT$0$162,496
Patty MurrayDWA$0$162,057
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$112,732
Rand PaulRKY$0$500
Rob PortmanROH$0$79,340
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$67,350
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$21,200
Harry ReidDNV$0$326,591
Jim RischRID$0$8,250
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$29,821
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400
Marco RubioRFL$0$37,453
Bernie SandersIVT$0$61,347
Brian SchatzDHI$0$164,304
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$87,850
Tim ScottRSC$0$14,250
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$2,500
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$250,396
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$7,400
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$91,825
Jon TesterDMT$0$310,835
John ThuneRSD$0$73,500
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$49,225
Mark UdallDCO$0$745,419
Tom UdallDNM$0$192,844
David VitterRLA$0$45,800
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$63,388
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$243,111
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$110,683
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$6,250
Ron WydenDOR$0$96,257

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,972,067
Alternate energy production & services$1,867,826
Environmental services, equipment & consulting$797,498
Health & welfare policy$436,512
Consumer groups$8,150
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