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S. 529 - Great Cats and Rare Canids Act of 2009

Conservation, Environment, International Programs - Animals. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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A bill to assist in the conservation of rare felids and rare canids by supporting and providing financial resources for the conservation programs of countries within the range of rare felid and rare canid populations and projects of persons with demonstrated expertise in the conservation of rare felid and rare canid populations. (by More
A bill to assist in the conservation of rare felids and rare canids by supporting and providing financial resources for the conservation programs of countries within the range of rare felid and rare canid populations and projects of persons with demonstrated expertise in the conservation of rare felid and rare canid populations. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Great Cats and Rare Canids Act of 2009

S. 529 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Keywords
Conservation, Environment, International Programs
Summary
A bill to assist in the conservation of rare felids and rare canids by supporting and providing financial resources for the conservation programs of countries within the range of rare felid and rare canid populations and projects of persons with demonstrated expertise in the conservation of rare felid and rare canid populations. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to assist in the conservation of rare felids and rare canids by supporting and providing financial resources for the conservation programs of countries within the range of rare felid and rare canid populations and projects of persons with demonstrated expertise in the conservation of rare felid and rare canid populations.
Other Titles
  • Great Cats and Rare Canids Act of 2009
  • Great Cats and Rare Canids Act of 2009
Sponsor
Joseph I. Lieberman
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Animals
  • Advisory bodies
  • Animal protection and human-animal relationships
  • Endangered and threatened species
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Foreign aid and international relief
  • Government trust funds
  • International law and treaties
  • International organizations and cooperation
  • Mammals
  • Public-private cooperation
  • Trade restrictions
  • Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/05/2009
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/05/2009
3/05/2009Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S2829-2830)
3/05/2009Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
Put on a legislative calendar5/14/2009Committee on Environment and Public Works. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
7/20/2009Committee on Environment and Public Works. Reported by Senator Boxer without amendment. With written report No. 111-52.
Put on a legislative calendar7/20/2009Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 117.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

$217,955
$2,859,887
$3,077,842
$0
8 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Great Cats and Rare Canids Act of 2009

8 organizations supported this bill

African Wildlife Foundation
African Wildlife Foundation (n.d.). Save Africa's Great Cats and Rare Canids. Retrieved April 13, 2009, from Care2 Petition Site.
Big Cat Rescue
Big Cat Rescue (n.d.). Animal Action Alert: H.R. 411 - The Great Cats and Rare Canids Act of 2009 . Retrieved April 13, 2009, from .
Born Free USA
Born Free USA (n.d.). House Legislation: H.R. 411 Great Cats and Rare Canids Act of 2009. Retrieved April 6, 2009, from .
Defenders of Wildlife
Defenders of Wildlife (n.d.). THE GREAT CATS & RARE CANIDS ACT OF 2009, H.R. 411/S. 529 . Retrieved April 9, 2009, from .
Humane Society of the United States
Humane Society of the United States (n.d.). Great Cats and Rare Canids Act. Retrieved April 13, 2009, from .
International Fund for Animal Welfare
International Fund for Animal Welfare (n.d.). Urge Your Senator to Help Save Cats and Rare Canines from Extinction. Retrieved April 13, 2009, from .
Wildlife Conservation Society
Wildlife Conservation Society (n.d.). Please Help Protect Endangered Great Cats and Rare Canines. Retrieved April 13, 2009, from .
World Wildlife Fund
Zobor, Kerry Green (2007, September 6). WWF Chief Scientist Testifies on Behalf of Great Cats, Rare Canids and International Cranes. Retrieved April 6, 2009, from .

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 111th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$3,010$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$3,500$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$25,000$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,500$0
Mark BegichDAK$76,699$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$168,461$0
Bob BennettRUT$0$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$10,451$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$276,872$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$61,400$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0
Jim BunningRKY$0$0
Richard BurrRNC$16,550$0
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0
Robert ByrdDWV$16,750$0
Maria CantwellDWA$40,025$0
Ben CardinDMD$46,141$0
Tom CarperDDE$2,300$0
Bob CaseyDPA$64,063$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$20,600$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$1,000$0
Bob CorkerRTN$2,000$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$2,300$0
Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$0
Chris DoddDCT$7,100$0
Byron DorganDND$3,250$0
Dick DurbinDIL$25,960$0
John EnsignRNV$9,000$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$98,191$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$25,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$71,859$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,550$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Judd GreggRNH$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$60,214$0
Tom HarkinDIA$16,065$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$5,233$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Dan InouyeDHI$4,900$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$6,400$0
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$13,300$0
Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
Ted KennedyDMA$9,620$0
John F. KerryDMA$5,120$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$63,300$0
Herb KohlDWI$40$0
Jon KylRAZ$2,100$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$22,666$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$41,758$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,450$0
Carl LevinDMI$25,445$0
Joe LiebermanICT$46,750$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$0$0
Dick LugarRIN$7,200$0
Mel MartinezRFL$0$0
John McCainRAZ$500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$68,460$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$3,300$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$35,250$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$111,757$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$9,550$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$10,850$0
Patty MurrayDWA$106,178$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$5,000$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$77,245$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$1,000$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$15,960$0
Harry ReidDNV$160,489$0
Jim RischRID$2,550$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$35,000$0
Bernie SandersIVT$31,700$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$49,700$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$92,417$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$13,400$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$1,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$24,810$0
Jon TesterDMT$115,977$0
John ThuneRSD$5,400$0
Mark UdallDCO$330,815$0
Tom UdallDNM$150,398$0
David VitterRLA$29,100$0
George VoinovichROH$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$10,383$0
Jim WebbDVA$50,350$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$58,610$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$4,300$0
Ron WydenDOR$10,000$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$3,010$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$3,500$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$25,000$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$1,500$0
Mark BegichDAK$76,699$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$168,461$0
Bob BennettRUT$0$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$10,451$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$276,872$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$61,400$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0
Jim BunningRKY$0$0
Richard BurrRNC$16,550$0
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0
Robert ByrdDWV$16,750$0
Maria CantwellDWA$40,025$0
Ben CardinDMD$46,141$0
Tom CarperDDE$2,300$0
Bob CaseyDPA$64,063$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$20,600$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$1,000$0
Bob CorkerRTN$2,000$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$2,300$0
Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$0
Chris DoddDCT$7,100$0
Byron DorganDND$3,250$0
Dick DurbinDIL$25,960$0
John EnsignRNV$9,000$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$98,191$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$25,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$71,859$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,550$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Judd GreggRNH$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$60,214$0
Tom HarkinDIA$16,065$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$5,233$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Dan InouyeDHI$4,900$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$6,400$0
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$13,300$0
Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
Ted KennedyDMA$9,620$0
John F. KerryDMA$5,120$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$63,300$0
Herb KohlDWI$40$0
Jon KylRAZ$2,100$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$22,666$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$41,758$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,450$0
Carl LevinDMI$25,445$0
Joe LiebermanICT$46,750$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$0$0
Dick LugarRIN$7,200$0
Mel MartinezRFL$0$0
John McCainRAZ$500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$68,460$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$3,300$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$35,250$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$111,757$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$9,550$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$10,850$0
Patty MurrayDWA$106,178$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$5,000$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$77,245$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$1,000$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$15,960$0
Harry ReidDNV$160,489$0
Jim RischRID$2,550$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$35,000$0
Bernie SandersIVT$31,700$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$49,700$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$92,417$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$13,400$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$1,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$24,810$0
Jon TesterDMT$115,977$0
John ThuneRSD$5,400$0
Mark UdallDCO$330,815$0
Tom UdallDNM$150,398$0
David VitterRLA$29,100$0
George VoinovichROH$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$10,383$0
Jim WebbDVA$50,350$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$58,610$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$4,300$0
Ron WydenDOR$10,000$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$2,859,887
Animal Rights$217,955

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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