S. Amdt. 711 - To Regulate Assault Weapons, to Ensure That the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is Not Unlimited, and for Other Purposes.

113th Congress (2013-2014) View amendment details
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This is an amendment to S. 649 - Stop Illegal Trafficking in Firearms Act of 2013
Senate Vote: S.Amdt. 711 (Feinstein) to S. 649: To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms ...

DID NOT PASS on April 17, 2013.

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0 voted present/not voting

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Stop Illegal Trafficking in Firearms Act of 2013

S. 649 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
  • CAMPUS Safety Act of 2013
  • Center to Advance, Monitor, and Preserve University Security Safety Act of 2013
  • Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013
  • School and Campus Safety Enhancements Act of 2013
  • Stop Illegal Trafficking in Firearms Act of 2013
Sponsor
Harry Reid
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Crime and law enforcement
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Child safety and welfare
  • Citizenship and naturalization
  • Constitution and constitutional amendments
  • Crime prevention
  • Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
  • Criminal justice information and records
  • Criminal procedure and sentencing
  • Currency
  • Department of Justice
  • Drug trafficking and controlled substances
  • Education programs funding
  • Educational facilities and institutions
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Emergency planning and evacuation
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Firearms and explosives
  • First responders and emergency personnel
  • Health information and medical records
  • Higher education
  • Immigration status and procedures
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Law enforcement administration and funding
  • Mental health
  • Organized crime
  • Smuggling and trafficking
  • State and local government operations
  • U.S. Sentencing Commission
  • Violent crime
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Major Actions
Introduced3/21/2013
Amendments (29 proposed)
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteSenateCloture on S. 649: Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 20134/11/2013This motion PASSED the Senate
68 voted YES 31 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 715 (Manchin) to S. 649: To protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from ...4/17/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
54 voted YES 46 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 725 (Grassley) to S. 649: To address gun violence, improve the availability of records to the National Instant Criminal ...4/17/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
52 voted YES 48 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 713 (Leahy) to S. 649: To increase public safety by punishing and deterring firearms trafficking.4/17/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
58 voted YES 42 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 719 (Cornyn) to S. 649: To allow reciprocity for the carrying of certain concealed firearms.4/17/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
57 voted YES 43 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateS.Amdt. 711 (Feinstein) to S. 649: To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms ...4/17/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
40 voted YES 60 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 720 (Burr) to S. 649: To protect the Second Amendment rights of veterans and their families.4/17/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
56 voted YES 44 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 714 (Lautenberg) to S. 649: To regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.4/17/2013This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
46 voted YES 54 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 717 (Barrasso) to S. 649: To withhold 5 percent of Community Oriented Policing Services program Federal funding from States ...4/18/2013This amendment PASSED the Senate
67 voted YES 30 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateS.Amdt. 730 (Harkin) to S. 649: To reauthorize and improve programs related to mental health and substance use disorders.4/18/2013This amendment PASSED the Senate
95 voted YES 2 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/21/2013
3/21/2013Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar3/22/2013Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 32.
4/08/2013Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
4/09/2013Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
4/09/2013Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the bill presented in Senate.
4/10/2013Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
4/11/2013Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
4/11/2013Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
4/11/2013Measure laid before Senate by motion.
4/11/2013Amendment SA 715 proposed by Senator Manchin.
select this voteVote4/11/2013Cloture on S. 649: Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013
4/16/2013Considered by Senate.
4/16/2013Considered by Senate.
4/17/2013Considered by Senate.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 711 proposed by Senator Feinstein.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 713 proposed by Senator Leahy.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 714 proposed by Senator Blumenthal for Senator Lautenberg.
4/17/2013Considered by Senate.
4/17/2013Motion by Senator Reid to reconsider the vote by which amendment SA 715 (Record Vote No. 97) was not agreed to entered in Senate.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 717 proposed by Senator Barrasso.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 719 proposed by Senator Cornyn.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 720 proposed by Senator Burr.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 725 proposed by Senator Grassley.
4/17/2013Amendment SA 730 proposed by Senator Harkin.
select this voteVote4/17/2013S.Amdt. 715 (Manchin) to S. 649: To protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from ...
select this voteVote4/17/2013S.Amdt. 725 (Grassley) to S. 649: To address gun violence, improve the availability of records to the National Instant Criminal ...
select this voteVote4/17/2013S.Amdt. 713 (Leahy) to S. 649: To increase public safety by punishing and deterring firearms trafficking.
select this voteVote4/17/2013S.Amdt. 719 (Cornyn) to S. 649: To allow reciprocity for the carrying of certain concealed firearms.
currently selectedVote4/17/2013S.Amdt. 711 (Feinstein) to S. 649: To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms ...
select this voteVote4/17/2013S.Amdt. 720 (Burr) to S. 649: To protect the Second Amendment rights of veterans and their families.
select this voteVote4/17/2013S.Amdt. 714 (Lautenberg) to S. 649: To regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.
4/18/2013Considered by Senate.
4/18/2013Considered by Senate.
4/18/2013Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote4/18/2013S.Amdt. 717 (Barrasso) to S. 649: To withhold 5 percent of Community Oriented Policing Services program Federal funding from States ...
select this voteVote4/18/2013S.Amdt. 730 (Harkin) to S. 649: To reauthorize and improve programs related to mental health and substance use disorders.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
currently selectedS. Amdt. 711Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]April 11, 2013Failed by roll call vote on April 16, 2013.

To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes.

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April 16, 2013, 8:00 pm ET - Amendment SA 711 proposed by Senator Feinstein.
April 17, 2013, 1:23 pm ET - S.Amdt. 711 (Feinstein) to S. 649: To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms ...

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S. Amdt. 712Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]April 11, 2013Offered on April 10, 2013.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 713Leahy, Patrick [D-VT]April 11, 2013Failed by roll call vote on April 16, 2013.

To increase public safety by punishing and deterring firearms trafficking.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 714Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]April 11, 2013Failed by roll call vote on April 16, 2013.

To regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 715Manchin, Joe [D-WV]April 11, 2013Failed by roll call vote on April 16, 2013.

To protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, and provide a responsible and consistent background check process.

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S. Amdt. 716Rockefeller, John [D-WV]April 16, 2013Offered on April 15, 2013.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 717Barrasso, John [R-WY]April 16, 2013Passed by roll call vote on April 17, 2013.

To withhold 5 percent of Community Oriented Policing Services program Federal funding from States and local governments that release sensitive and confidential information on law-abiding gun owners and victims of domestic violence.

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S. Amdt. 718Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]April 16, 2013Offered on April 15, 2013.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 719Cornyn, John [R-TX]April 16, 2013Failed by roll call vote on April 16, 2013.

To allow reciprocity for the carrying of certain concealed firearms.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 720Burr, Richard [R-NC]April 16, 2013Failed by roll call vote on April 16, 2013.

To protect the Second Amendment rights of veterans and their families.

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S. Amdt. 721Cornyn, John [R-TX]April 16, 2013Offered on April 15, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 722Rubio, Marco [R-FL]April 16, 2013Offered on April 15, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 723Rubio, Marco [R-FL]April 16, 2013Offered on April 15, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 724Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]April 16, 2013Offered on April 15, 2013.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 725Grassley, Charles [R-IA]April 17, 2013Failed by roll call vote on April 16, 2013.

To address gun violence, improve the availability of records to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, address mental illness in the criminal justice system, and end straw purchases and trafficking of illegal firearms, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 726Udall, Tom [D-NM]April 17, 2013Offered on April 16, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 727Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]April 17, 2013Offered on April 16, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 728Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]April 17, 2013Offered on April 16, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 729Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]April 17, 2013Offered on April 16, 2013.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 730Harkin, Thomas [D-IA]April 17, 2013Passed by roll call vote on April 17, 2013.

To reauthorize and improve programs related to mental health and substance use disorders.

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S. Amdt. 731Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]April 17, 2013Offered on April 16, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 732Graham, Lindsey [R-SC]April 17, 2013Offered on April 16, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 733Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]April 17, 2013Offered on April 16, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 734Collins, Susan [R-ME]April 18, 2013Offered on April 17, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 735Wicker, Roger [R-MS]April 18, 2013Offered on April 17, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 736Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]April 18, 2013Offered on April 17, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 737Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]April 18, 2013Offered on April 17, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 738Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]April 18, 2013Offered on April 17, 2013.

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S. Amdt. 739Wicker, Roger [R-MS]April 18, 2013Offered on April 17, 2013.

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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$9,550
$937,559
$44,600
$991,709
$0
3 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Stop Illegal Trafficking in Firearms Act of 2013

3 organizations supported this amendment

Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Henderson, Wade & Zirkin, Nancy (2013, April 17). Support Amendments 711 to Ban Certain Assault Weapons and 714 to Ban High Capacity Magazines to S. 649. Retrieved March 5, 2014, from Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (2013, April 0). Gun Violence Prevention Bill Advances as U.S. Senate Passes Cloture . Retrieved April 18, 2013, from National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
Preventing Newtown
Preventing Newtown (2013). Important Call to Action: Senators Vote Tomorrow (Wednesday) on S649 and Amendments. Retrieved April 18, 2013, from Preventing Newtown.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2008 – December 31, 2013.
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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$2,500$0No
Kelly AyotteRNH$1,000$0No
Tammy BaldwinDWI$14,250$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$0$0No
Max BaucusDMT$2,000$0No
Mark BegichDAK$25,450$0No
Michael BennetDCO$9,900$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$4,600$0No
John BoozmanRAR$1,250$0No
Barbara BoxerDCA$46,150$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$19,250$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$0No
Maria CantwellDWA$22,800$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$4,750$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$2,250$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$19,463$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$15,250$0No
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0No
Tom CoburnROK$250$0No
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0No
Susan CollinsRME$0$0No
Chris CoonsDDE$5,500$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0No
John CornynRTX$2,300$0No
William CowanDMA$0$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$9,200$0No
Ted CruzRTX$800$0No
Joe DonnellyDIN$11,150$0No
Dick DurbinDIL$3,400$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0No
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$8,000$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$0$0No
Jeff FlakeRAZ$4,050$0No
Alan FrankenDMN$25,500$0Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$49,391$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$4,800$0No
Chuck GrassleyRIA$3,250$0No
Kay HaganDNC$4,000$0No
Tom HarkinDIA$8,000$0Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$0$0No
Martin HeinrichDNM$50,183$0No
Heidi HeitkampDND$3,500$0No
Dean HellerRNV$0$0No
Mazie HironoDHI$57,835$0Yes
John HoevenRND$4,900$0No
Jim InhofeROK$3,700$0No
Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,000$0No
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0No
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0No
Tim JohnsonDSD$12,998$0No
Timothy KaineDVA$47,583$0Yes
Angus KingIME$0$0No
Mark KirkRIL$5,500$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$13,378$0Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$4,950$0No
Frank LautenbergDNJ$2,000$0Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$3,000$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$2,950$0Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$2,000$0No
John McCainRAZ$17,500$0No
Claire McCaskillDMO$9,250$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,300$0No
Bob MenéndezDNJ$51,250$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$29,706$0Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$6,000$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0No
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$23,500$0No
Chris MurphyDCT$10,550$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$21,750$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,100$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$0$0No
Mark PryorDAR$3,000$0No
John "Jack" ReedDRI$250$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$38,900$0Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0No
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0No
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$3,400$0No
Bernie SandersIVT$950$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$1,000$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$26,078$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$5,000$0No
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0No
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,528$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0No
Debbie StabenowDMI$13,638$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$15,950$0No
John ThuneRSD$5,400$0No
Patrick ToomeyRPA$0$0No
Mark UdallDCO$23,953$0No
Tom UdallDNM$45,925$0No
David VitterRLA$0$0No
Mark WarnerDVA$27,800$0No
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$21,400$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$3,000$0Yes
Roger WickerRMS$3,300$0No
Ron WydenDOR$4,400$0Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$2,500$0No
Kelly AyotteRNH$1,000$0No
Tammy BaldwinDWI$14,250$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$0$0No
Max BaucusDMT$2,000$0No
Mark BegichDAK$25,450$0No
Michael BennetDCO$9,900$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$4,600$0No
John BoozmanRAR$1,250$0No
Barbara BoxerDCA$46,150$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$19,250$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$0No
Maria CantwellDWA$22,800$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$4,750$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$2,250$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$19,463$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$15,250$0No
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0No
Tom CoburnROK$250$0No
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0No
Susan CollinsRME$0$0No
Chris CoonsDDE$5,500$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0No
John CornynRTX$2,300$0No
William CowanDMA$0$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$9,200$0No
Ted CruzRTX$800$0No
Joe DonnellyDIN$11,150$0No
Dick DurbinDIL$3,400$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0No
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$8,000$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$0$0No
Jeff FlakeRAZ$4,050$0No
Alan FrankenDMN$25,500$0Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$49,391$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$4,800$0No
Chuck GrassleyRIA$3,250$0No
Kay HaganDNC$4,000$0No
Tom HarkinDIA$8,000$0Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$0$0No
Martin HeinrichDNM$50,183$0No
Heidi HeitkampDND$3,500$0No
Dean HellerRNV$0$0No
Mazie HironoDHI$57,835$0Yes
John HoevenRND$4,900$0No
Jim InhofeROK$3,700$0No
Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,000$0No
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0No
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0No
Tim JohnsonDSD$12,998$0No
Timothy KaineDVA$47,583$0Yes
Angus KingIME$0$0No
Mark KirkRIL$5,500$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$13,378$0Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$4,950$0No
Frank LautenbergDNJ$2,000$0Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$3,000$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$2,950$0Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$2,000$0No
John McCainRAZ$17,500$0No
Claire McCaskillDMO$9,250$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,300$0No
Bob MenéndezDNJ$51,250$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$29,706$0Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$6,000$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0No
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$23,500$0No
Chris MurphyDCT$10,550$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$21,750$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,100$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$0$0No
Mark PryorDAR$3,000$0No
John "Jack" ReedDRI$250$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$38,900$0Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0No
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0No
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$3,400$0No
Bernie SandersIVT$950$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$1,000$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$26,078$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$5,000$0No
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0No
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,528$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0No
Debbie StabenowDMI$13,638$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$15,950$0No
John ThuneRSD$5,400$0No
Patrick ToomeyRPA$0$0No
Mark UdallDCO$23,953$0No
Tom UdallDNM$45,925$0No
David VitterRLA$0$0No
Mark WarnerDVA$27,800$0No
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$21,400$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$3,000$0Yes
Roger WickerRMS$3,300$0No
Ron WydenDOR$4,400$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this amendment

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Minority/Ethnic Groups$937,559
Human Rights$44,600
Anti-Guns$9,550

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