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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A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.
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    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.
      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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      Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

      opposed this bill

      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
      $22,025,351

      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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