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 bill passed both the House and Senate and is being presented to the President. 
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: 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: 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 Human Rights, which…

      oppose this bill

      Human Rights$49,400
      $49,400

      0 Organizations Support and 9 Oppose; See Which Ones

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      A Resolution to Improve Procedures for the Consideration of Legislation and Nominations in the Senate.: S.Res. 15: A resolution to improve procedures for the consideration of legislation and nominations in the Senate.

      0 organizations support this bill

      9 organizations oppose 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.
      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.
      United Automobile Workers
      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 Human Rights interest groups, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
      Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

      Contributions by Legislator

      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Support
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposesort icon
      Vote
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$11,250Yes
      Kirsten GillibrandDNY$0$10,450Yes
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$4,050Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$0$2,750Yes
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$2,000Yes
      Tom UdallDNM$0$1,500Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,250Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$0$1,250Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$1,100Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$0$1,000Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$1,000Yes
      Kay HaganDNC$0$1,000Yes
      Maria CantwellDWA$0$1,000Yes
      Mary LandrieuDLA$0$1,000Not Voting
      Michael BennetDCO$0$1,000Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$0$1,000Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$1,000Yes
      Bernie SandersIVT$0$950No
      Chuck SchumerDNY$0$850Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$0$750Yes
      Mark PryorDAR$0$700Yes
      Alan FrankenDMN$0$500Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$0$300Yes
      Chris CoonsDDE$0$250Yes
      Mark WarnerDVA$0$250Yes
      Patrick LeahyDVT$0$250Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$0$250Yes
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$250Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$0$250Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$0$250Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
      Angus KingIME$0$0Yes
      Barbara MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
      Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
      Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
      Chris MurphyDCT$0$0Yes
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0Not Voting
      Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0Not Voting
      David VitterRLA$0$0No
      Dean HellerRNV$0$0No
      Deb FischerRNE$0$0Yes
      Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$0$0Yes
      Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$0Yes
      Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0Yes
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0No
      Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0No
      Jerry MoranRKS$0$0Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$0$0Yes
      Jim RischRID$0$0No
      Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0Yes
      Joe ManchinDWV$0$0Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$0$0Yes
      John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
      John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
      John HoevenRND$0$0Yes
      John KerryDMA$0$0Yes
      John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
      John ThuneRSD$0$0Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
      Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0Not Voting
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
      Marco RubioRFL$0$0No
      Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
      Mark KirkRIL$0$0Yes
      Mark UdallDCO$0$0Yes
      Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$0$0Yes
      Mazie HironoDHI$0$0Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$0$0No
      Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
      Mike JohannsRNE$0$0Yes
      Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
      Orrin HatchRUT$0$0No
      Patrick ToomeyRPA$0$0No
      Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
      Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$0$0Not Voting
      Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0No
      Rob PortmanROH$0$0Yes
      Roger WickerRMS$0$0Yes
      Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0No
      Roy BluntRMO$0$0Yes
      Susan CollinsRME$0$0Yes
      Ted CruzRTX$0$0No
      Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0Yes
      Tim ScottRSC$0$0No
      Timothy KaineDVA$0$0Yes
      Tom CoburnROK$0$0Not Voting
      William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Support
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Oppose
      Vote
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$77,533Yes
      Kelly AyotteRNH$0$133,411Yes
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$831,076Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$0$37,000Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$0$138,075Yes
      Mark BegichDAK$0$422,564Yes
      Michael BennetDCO$0$373,442Yes
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$83,306Yes
      Roy BluntRMO$0$215,186Yes
      John BoozmanRAR$0$80,095Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$0$973,293Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$0$406,071Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$0$82,050Not Voting
      Maria CantwellDWA$0$192,506Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$0$53,025Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$0$26,600Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$0$136,884Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$525,998Not Voting
      Daniel CoatsRIN$0$93,500Not Voting
      Tom CoburnROK$0$134,943Not Voting
      William Thad CochranRMS$0$19,000Yes
      Susan CollinsRME$0$170,683Yes
      Chris CoonsDDE$0$62,177Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$0$54,630Yes
      John CornynRTX$0$416,472Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$0$1,500No
      Ted CruzRTX$0$1,135,651No
      Joe DonnellyDIN$0$202,464Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$0$223,930Yes
      Mike EnziRWY$0$8,250Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$19,600Yes
      Deb FischerRNE$0$60,999Yes
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,310,150No
      Alan FrankenDMN$0$1,215,993Yes
      Kirsten GillibrandDNY$0$537,594Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$40,250Not Voting
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$59,800Yes
      Kay HaganDNC$0$1,871,475Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$0$139,168Yes
      Orrin HatchRUT$0$16,500No
      Martin HeinrichDNM$0$1,150,942Yes
      Heidi HeitkampDND$0$76,326Yes
      Dean HellerRNV$0$156,737No
      Mazie HironoDHI$0$158,774Yes
      John HoevenRND$0$21,900Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$0$157,925Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$36,650Yes
      Mike JohannsRNE$0$69,896Yes
      Ron JohnsonRWI$0$215,403No
      Tim JohnsonDSD$0$314,869Yes
      Timothy KaineDVA$0$518,229Yes
      John KerryDMA$0$333,580Yes
      Angus KingIME$0$68,985Yes
      Mark KirkRIL$0$388,605Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$0$57,313Yes
      Mary LandrieuDLA$0$194,882Not Voting
      Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$376,378Yes
      Patrick LeahyDVT$0$102,575Yes
      Mike LeeRUT$0$48,796No
      Carl LevinDMI$0$213,092Yes
      Joe ManchinDWV$0$105,865Yes
      John McCainRAZ$0$220,423Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$0$186,297Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$489,758Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$53,200Yes
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$597,501Yes
      Barbara MikulskiDMD$0$33,400Yes
      Jerry MoranRKS$0$31,150Yes
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$19,900Yes
      Chris MurphyDCT$0$647,187Yes
      Patty MurrayDWA$0$257,830Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$166,176Yes
      Rand PaulRKY$0$297,385No
      Rob PortmanROH$0$208,981Yes
      Mark PryorDAR$0$60,550Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$63,460Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$0$332,649Yes
      Jim RischRID$0$232,309No
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$175,199Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$117,300Yes
      Marco RubioRFL$0$815,143No
      Bernie SandersIVT$0$327,820No
      Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
      Chuck SchumerDNY$0$129,500Yes
      Tim ScottRSC$0$162,160No
      Jeff SessionsRAL$0$95,870No
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$622,829Yes
      Richard ShelbyRAL$0$10,400No
      Debbie StabenowDMI$0$127,173Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$0$437,277Yes
      John ThuneRSD$0$388,142Yes
      Patrick ToomeyRPA$0$1,151,832No
      Mark UdallDCO$0$839,293Yes
      Tom UdallDNM$0$636,076Yes
      David VitterRLA$0$287,975No
      Mark WarnerDVA$0$1,255,042Yes
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,249,210Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$122,990Yes
      Roger WickerRMS$0$128,575Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$0$24,100Yes

      Interest Groups that support this bill

      $ Donated

      Interest Groups that oppose this bill

      $ Donated
      Democratic/Liberal$14,880,483
      Republican/Conservative$10,333,844
      Environmental policy$4,143,003
      Communications & hi-tech unions$506,600
      Automotive Unions$439,298
      Human Rights$49,400
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