S. 1046 - Senior Professional Performance Act of 2007

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Senior Professional Performance Act of 2007 amends federal provisions concerning locality-based comparability payments to exclude certain senior-level and scientific and professional positions from positions for which the maximum limitation on total basic and comparability pay is level III (rather than level IV) of the Executive Schedule. (by More
Senior Professional Performance Act of 2007 amends federal provisions concerning locality-based comparability payments to exclude certain senior-level and scientific and professional positions from positions for which the maximum limitation on total basic and comparability pay is level III (rather than level IV) of the Executive Schedule. (by CRS) Hide
 
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The bill has become law. 
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Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED by voice vote on July 11, 2008.

Senior Professional Performance Act of 2007

S. 1046 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
Senior Professional Performance Act of 2007 amends federal provisions concerning locality-based comparability payments to exclude certain senior-level and scientific and professional positions from positions for which the maximum limitation on total basic and comparability pay is level III (rather than level IV) of the Executive Schedule. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to modify pay provisions relating to certain senior-level positions in the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Senior Professional Performance Act of 2007
  • Senior Professional Performance Act of 2007
  • Senior Professional Performance Act of 2008
  • Senior Professional Performance Act of 2008
Sponsor
George Voinovich
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Government employees
    • Administrative procedure
    • Budgets
    • Executive departments
    • Federal employees
    • Federal officials
    • Law
    • Office of Personnel Management
    • Personnel management
    • Planning-programming-budgeting
    • Position classification
    • Rating of employees
    • Salaries
    • Supervisors
    Related Bills
      Major Actions
      Introduced3/29/2007
      Referred to Committee
      Amendments (1 proposed)
      Passed Senate7/11/2008
      Passed House9/26/2008
      Signed by President10/08/2008
      Bill History
      Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
      currently selectedSenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.7/11/2008PASSED by voice vote
      select this voteSenateAmendment SA 5072 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.7/11/2008PASSED by voice vote
      select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - S 1046 Senior Professional Performance Act - Under Suspension of the Rules9/26/2008This bill PASSED the House
      419 voted YES 0 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
      ActionDateDescription
      Introduced3/29/2007
      3/29/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S4179-4180)
      3/29/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
      6/06/2007Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs referred to Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia.
      Put on a legislative calendar6/13/2007Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
      4/22/2008Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Lieberman without amendment. With written report No. 110-328.
      Put on a legislative calendar4/22/2008Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 703.
      7/11/2008Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
      currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage7/11/2008Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.
      7/11/2008Amendment SA 5072 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Voinovich.
      select this voteVote7/11/2008Amendment SA 5072 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
      7/14/2008Message on Senate action sent to the House.
      7/14/2008Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
      7/14/2008Received in the House.
      9/25/2008Mr. Towns moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
      9/25/2008Considered under suspension of the rules.
      9/25/2008DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 1046.
      9/25/2008At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Shays objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was withdrawn.
      Presented to President9/26/2008Cleared for White House.
      9/26/2008Considered as unfinished business.
      select this voteHouse Vote on Passage9/26/2008On Passage - House - S 1046 Senior Professional Performance Act - Under Suspension of the Rules
      Presented to President9/29/2008Presented to President.
      Signed10/08/2008Signed by President.
      Enacted10/08/2008Became Public Law No: 110-372.
      NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
      select this voteS. Amdt. 5072Voinovich, George [R-OH]July 11, 2008Passed by voice vote on July 10, 2008.

      To modify pay provisions relating to certain senior-level positions in the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

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      Public official (elected or appointed)
      Average given to Senators who voted:
      $3,042
      YES$3,042
      $0
      NO$0
      2 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      Senior Professional Performance Act of 2008: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

      2 organizations supported this bill

      Partnership For Pubic Service
      (n.d.). Partnership for Pubic Service; Max Steir; 6-21-07. Retrieved n.d., from .
      Senior Executives Association
      (n.d.). "Senate Committee Approves Two Bills Championed by SEA"; . Retrieved n.d., from .

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      Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from Public official (elected or appointed) interest groups, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
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      Contributions by Legislator

      Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Vote
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
      Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$0$0Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$0$0Yes
      Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0Yes
      Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
      Joe BidenDDE$3,100$0Yes
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
      Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$1,800$0Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$1,700$0Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0Yes
      Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
      Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$22,266$0Yes
      Robert ByrdDWV$0$0Yes
      Maria CantwellDWA$250$0Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$2,300$0Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$1,710$0Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,000$0Yes
      Hillary ClintonDNY$10,950$0Yes
      Tom CoburnROK$666$0Yes
      William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
      Norm ColemanRMN$4,850$0Yes
      Susan M. CollinsRME$0$0Yes
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$1,000$0Yes
      John CornynRTX$26,825$0Yes
      Larry CraigRID$0$0Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
      Jim DeMintRSC$500$0Yes
      Chris DoddDCT$4,300$0Yes
      Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$1,500$0Yes
      Pete DomeniciRNM$0$0Yes
      Byron DorganDND$0$0Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$24,625$0Yes
      John EnsignRNV$0$0Yes
      Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
      Russ FeingoldDWI$0$0Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,250$0Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$250$0Yes
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
      Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
      Chuck HagelRNE$0$0Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$0$0Yes
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0Yes
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$12,250$0Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$0$0Yes
      Dan InouyeDHI$0$0Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,500$0Yes
      Tim JohnsonDSD$500$0Yes
      Ted KennedyDMA$1,000$0Yes
      John F. KerryDMA$0$0Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$500$0Yes
      Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
      Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$740$0Yes
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$4,100$0Yes
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
      Carl LevinDMI$500$0Yes
      Joe LiebermanICT$1,250$0Yes
      Blanche LincolnDAR$0$0Yes
      Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
      Mel MartinezRFL$24,100$0Yes
      John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$250$0Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,250$0Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$3,000$0Yes
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$0Yes
      Patty MurrayDWA$200$0Yes
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,700$0Yes
      Barack ObamaDIL$15,150$0Yes
      Mark L. PryorDAR$0$0Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$200$0Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$0$0Yes
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
      Ken SalazarDCO$8,800$0Yes
      Bernie SandersIVT$750$0Yes
      Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
      Jeff SessionsRAL$11,150$0Yes
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,000$0Yes
      Gordon SmithROR$0$0Yes
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$0$0Yes
      Arlen SpecterDPA$8,850$0Yes
      Debbie StabenowDMI$15,224$0Yes
      Ted StevensRAK$200$0Yes
      John SununuRNH$11,200$0Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$4,425$0Yes
      John ThuneRSD$23,466$0Yes
      David VitterRLA$22,266$0Yes
      George VoinovichROH$2,000$0Yes
      John WarnerRVA$0$0Yes
      Jim WebbDVA$5,350$0Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$0Yes
      Roger F. WickerRMS$2,500$0Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Vote
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
      Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0Yes
      John BarrassoRWY$0$0Yes
      Max BaucusDMT$0$0Yes
      Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0Yes
      Bob BennettRUT$0$0Yes
      Joe BidenDDE$3,100$0Yes
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
      Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$1,800$0Yes
      Barbara BoxerDCA$1,700$0Yes
      Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0Yes
      Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0Yes
      Jim BunningRKY$0$0Yes
      Richard BurrRNC$22,266$0Yes
      Robert ByrdDWV$0$0Yes
      Maria CantwellDWA$250$0Yes
      Ben CardinDMD$2,300$0Yes
      Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
      Bob CaseyDPA$1,710$0Yes
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,000$0Yes
      Hillary ClintonDNY$10,950$0Yes
      Tom CoburnROK$666$0Yes
      William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
      Norm ColemanRMN$4,850$0Yes
      Susan M. CollinsRME$0$0Yes
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
      Bob CorkerRTN$1,000$0Yes
      John CornynRTX$26,825$0Yes
      Larry CraigRID$0$0Yes
      Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
      Jim DeMintRSC$500$0Yes
      Chris DoddDCT$4,300$0Yes
      Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$1,500$0Yes
      Pete DomeniciRNM$0$0Yes
      Byron DorganDND$0$0Yes
      Dick DurbinDIL$24,625$0Yes
      John EnsignRNV$0$0Yes
      Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
      Russ FeingoldDWI$0$0Yes
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,250$0Yes
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$250$0Yes
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0Yes
      Judd GreggRNH$0$0Yes
      Chuck HagelRNE$0$0Yes
      Tom HarkinDIA$0$0Yes
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0Yes
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$12,250$0Yes
      Jim InhofeROK$0$0Yes
      Dan InouyeDHI$0$0Yes
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,500$0Yes
      Tim JohnsonDSD$500$0Yes
      Ted KennedyDMA$1,000$0Yes
      John F. KerryDMA$0$0Yes
      Amy KlobucharDMN$500$0Yes
      Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
      Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$740$0Yes
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$4,100$0Yes
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
      Carl LevinDMI$500$0Yes
      Joe LiebermanICT$1,250$0Yes
      Blanche LincolnDAR$0$0Yes
      Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
      Mel MartinezRFL$24,100$0Yes
      John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
      Claire McCaskillDMO$250$0Yes
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,250$0Yes
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$3,000$0Yes
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$0Yes
      Patty MurrayDWA$200$0Yes
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,700$0Yes
      Barack ObamaDIL$15,150$0Yes
      Mark L. PryorDAR$0$0Yes
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$200$0Yes
      Harry ReidDNV$0$0Yes
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
      Ken SalazarDCO$8,800$0Yes
      Bernie SandersIVT$750$0Yes
      Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
      Jeff SessionsRAL$11,150$0Yes
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,000$0Yes
      Gordon SmithROR$0$0Yes
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$0$0Yes
      Arlen SpecterDPA$8,850$0Yes
      Debbie StabenowDMI$15,224$0Yes
      Ted StevensRAK$200$0Yes
      John SununuRNH$11,200$0Yes
      Jon TesterDMT$4,425$0Yes
      John ThuneRSD$23,466$0Yes
      David VitterRLA$22,266$0Yes
      George VoinovichROH$2,000$0Yes
      John WarnerRVA$0$0Yes
      Jim WebbDVA$5,350$0Yes
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$0Yes
      Roger F. WickerRMS$2,500$0Yes
      Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

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