S.Res. 15 - A Resolution to Improve Procedures for the Consideration of Legislation and Nominations in the Senate.

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A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate. (by CRS) 
Status:
The resolution was agreed to. 
Amendments:
1 proposed amendment. 1 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on January 24, 2013.

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voted YES: 78 voted NO: 16
6 voted present/not voting

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A Resolution to Improve Procedures for the Consideration of Legislation and Nominations in the Senate.

S.Res. 15 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate. (by CRS)
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Title
A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.
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  • A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.
Sponsor
Harry Reid
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Congress
  • Federal district courts
  • Federal officials
  • Judges
  • Legislative rules and procedure
  • Senate
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    Major Actions
    Introduced1/24/2013
    Amendments (1 proposed)
    Passed Senate1/24/2013
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3 not agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.1/24/2013DID NOT PASS by voice vote
    currently selectedSenateS.Res. 15 (113th): A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.1/24/2013This bill PASSED the Senate
    78 voted YES 16 voted NO 6 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced1/24/2013
    1/24/2013Submitted in the Senate.
    1/24/2013Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
    1/24/2013Amendment SA 3 proposed by Senator Lee.
    select this voteVote1/24/2013Amendment SA 3 not agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    1/24/2013Introduced in Senate
    1/24/2013
    1/24/2013Senate amendment submitted
    1/24/2013Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 3 proposed by Senator Lee.
    1/24/2013Senate amendment not agreed to: Amendment SA 3 not agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
    currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage1/24/2013S.Res. 15 (113th): A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    select this voteS. Amdt. 3Lee, Mike [R-UT]January 24, 2013Failed by voice vote on January 23, 2013.

    To amend the Standing Rules of the Senate to reform the filibuster rules to improve the daily process of the Senate.

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    Contributions

    1. January - February 2009 For $0 Against $98,971
    2. March - April 2009 For $0 Against $291,455
    3. May - June 2009 For $0 Against $762,934
    4. July - August 2009 For $0 Against $179,846
    5. September - October 2009 For $0 Against $349,075
    6. November - December 2009 For $0 Against $427,159
    7. January - February 2010 For $0 Against $319,560
    8. March - April 2010 For $0 Against $678,033
    9. May - June 2010 For $0 Against $891,218
    10. July - August 2010 For $0 Against $670,676
    11. September - October 2010 For $0 Against $1,812,307
    12. November - December 2010 For $0 Against $124,047
    13. January - February 2011 For $0 Against $293,925
    14. March - April 2011 For $0 Against $513,430
    15. May - June 2011 For $0 Against $566,153
    16. July - August 2011 For $0 Against $273,474
    17. September - October 2011 For $0 Against $789,626
    18. November - December 2011 For $0 Against $592,876
    19. January - February 2012 For $0 Against $446,575
    20. March - April 2012 For $0 Against $844,104
    21. May - June 2012 For $0 Against $1,244,229
    22. July - August 2012 For $0 Against $1,026,360
    23. September - October 2012 For $0 Against $2,863,716
    24. November - December 2012 For $0 Against $344,440
    25. January - February 2013 For $0 Against $105,921
    26. March - April 2013 For $0 Against $342,923
    27. May - June 2013 For $0 Against $349,410
    28. July - August 2013 For $0 Against $220,390
    29. September - October 2013 For $0 Against $372,487
    30. November - December 2013 For $0 Against $397,398
    31. January - February 2014 For $0 Against $287,724
    32. March - April 2014 For $0 Against $589,398
    33. May - June 2014 For $0 Against $715,152
    34. July - August 2014 For $0 Against $543,396
    35. September - October 2014 For $0 Against $1,490,569
    36. November - December 2014 For $0 Against $206,394

    Votes

    0 Organizations Supported and 9 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    A Resolution to Improve Procedures for the Consideration of Legislation and Nominations in the Senate.: S.Res. 15 (113th): A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.

    0 organizations supported this bill

    9 organizations opposed this bill

    Alliance for Justice
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    Brennan Center for Justice
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    Common Cause
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    Communications Workers of America
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    Heritage Foundation
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    Progressive Change Campaign Committee
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    Sierra Club
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.
    Voices for Progress
    Bolton, Alexander (2013, January 24). Liberals Irate as Senate Passes Watered-Down Filibuster Reform. The Hill. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/279237-liberals-irate-as-senate-passes-watered-down-filibuster-reform.

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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, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$37,150Yes
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$126,116Yes
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$750,058Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$18,900Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$6,300Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$0$325,810Yes
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$329,228Yes
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$74,706Yes
    Roy BluntRMO$0$120,966Yes
    John BoozmanRAR$0$39,595Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$513,075Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$515,679Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$68,150Not Voting
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$135,078Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$0$50,025Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$0$25,300Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$107,904Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$500Not Voting
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$49,850Not Voting
    Tom CoburnROK$0$82,843Not Voting
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$22,100Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$59,700Yes
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$180,746Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$34,870Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$111,505Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$1,800No
    Ted CruzRTX$0$1,606,212No
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$145,994Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$129,004Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$21,722Yes
    Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221Yes
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,340,739No
    Al FrankenDMN$0$403,563Yes
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$291,737Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$87,751Not Voting
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$45,150Yes
    Kay R. HaganDNC$0$435,425Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$20,653Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$30,450No
    Martin HeinrichDNM$0$510,076Yes
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$73,515Yes
    Dean HellerRNV$0$135,837No
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$147,473Yes
    John HoevenRND$0$16,100Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$43,575Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$30,650Yes
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$500Yes
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$154,357No
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$6,800Yes
    Tim KaineDVA$0$525,129Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$0$250Yes
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$69,485Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$0$176,669Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$50,263Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$230,132Not Voting
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$1,500Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$74,125Yes
    Mike LeeRUT$0$99,370No
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$120,515Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$185,343Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$169,386Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$258,556Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$61,700Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$263,767Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,300Yes
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$8,700Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$21,500Yes
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$516,864Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$233,051Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$166,026Yes
    Rand PaulRKY$0$470,758No
    Rob PortmanROH$0$156,318Yes
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$143,974Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$26,300Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$294,836Yes
    Jim RischRID$0$51,602No
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$91,967Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400Yes
    Marco RubioRFL$0$1,083,092No
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$337,877No
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$195,485Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$119,350Yes
    Tim ScottRSC$0$273,262No
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,200No
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$358,696Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$2,450No
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$115,757Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$418,452Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$229,153Yes
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,523,323No
    Mark UdallDCO$0$916,203Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$0$275,533Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$183,726No
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$120,902Yes
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,554,606Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$125,440Yes
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$11,750Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$24,850Yes

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$37,150Yes
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$126,116Yes
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$750,058Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$18,900Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$6,300Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$0$325,810Yes
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$329,228Yes
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$74,706Yes
    Roy BluntRMO$0$120,966Yes
    John BoozmanRAR$0$39,595Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$513,075Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$515,679Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$68,150Not Voting
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$135,078Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$0$50,025Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$0$25,300Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$107,904Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$500Not Voting
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$49,850Not Voting
    Tom CoburnROK$0$82,843Not Voting
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$22,100Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$59,700Yes
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$180,746Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$34,870Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$111,505Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$1,800No
    Ted CruzRTX$0$1,606,212No
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$145,994Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$129,004Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$21,722Yes
    Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221Yes
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,340,739No
    Al FrankenDMN$0$403,563Yes
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$291,737Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$87,751Not Voting
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$45,150Yes
    Kay R. HaganDNC$0$435,425Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$20,653Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$30,450No
    Martin HeinrichDNM$0$510,076Yes
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$73,515Yes
    Dean HellerRNV$0$135,837No
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$147,473Yes
    John HoevenRND$0$16,100Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$43,575Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$30,650Yes
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$500Yes
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$154,357No
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$6,800Yes
    Tim KaineDVA$0$525,129Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$0$250Yes
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$69,485Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$0$176,669Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$50,263Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$230,132Not Voting
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$1,500Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$74,125Yes
    Mike LeeRUT$0$99,370No
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$120,515Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$185,343Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$169,386Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$258,556Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$61,700Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$263,767Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$26,300Yes
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$8,700Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$21,500Yes
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$516,864Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$233,051Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$166,026Yes
    Rand PaulRKY$0$470,758No
    Rob PortmanROH$0$156,318Yes
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$143,974Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$26,300Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$294,836Yes
    Jim RischRID$0$51,602No
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$91,967Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400Yes
    Marco RubioRFL$0$1,083,092No
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$337,877No
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$195,485Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$119,350Yes
    Tim ScottRSC$0$273,262No
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,200No
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$358,696Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$2,450No
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$115,757Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$418,452Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$229,153Yes
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,523,323No
    Mark UdallDCO$0$916,203Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$0$275,533Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$183,726No
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$120,902Yes
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,554,606Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$125,440Yes
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$11,750Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$24,850Yes

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Republican/Conservative$8,993,580
    Democratic/Liberal$6,934,879
    Environmental policy$5,267,710
    Communications & hi-tech unions$421,350
    Automotive Manufacturing union$369,532
    Human Rights$38,300
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