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S. 1400 - Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act of 2011

Environmental protection. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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A bill to restore the natural resources, ecosystems, fisheries, marine and wildlife habitats, beaches, and coastal wetlands of Gulf Coast States, to create jobs and revive the economic health of communities adversely affected by the explosion on, and sinking of, the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to restore the natural resources, ecosystems, fisheries, marine and wildlife habitats, beaches, and coastal wetlands of Gulf Coast States, to create jobs and revive the economic health of communities adversely affected by the explosion on, and sinking of, the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act of 2011

S. 1400 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to restore the natural resources, ecosystems, fisheries, marine and wildlife habitats, beaches, and coastal wetlands of Gulf Coast States, to create jobs and revive the economic health of communities adversely affected by the explosion on, and sinking of, the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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A bill to restore the natural resources, ecosystems, fisheries, marine and wildlife habitats, beaches, and coastal wetlands of Gulf Coast States, to create jobs and revive the economic health of communities adversely affected by the explosion on, and sinking of, the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act of 2011
  • Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act of 2011
Sponsor
Mary L. Landrieu
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Accidents
  • Alabama
  • Ecology
  • Economic development
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Florida
  • Government trust funds
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Land use and conservation
  • Louisiana
  • Marine and coastal resources, fisheries
  • Marine pollution
  • Mississippi
  • Oil and gas
  • Pollution liability
  • Research administration and funding
  • Texas
  • Wetlands
  • Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
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Major Actions
Introduced7/21/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced7/21/2011
7/21/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
Put on a legislative calendar9/21/2011Committee on Environment and Public Works. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
12/08/2011Committee on Environment and Public Works. Reported by Senator Boxer with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 112-100.
Put on a legislative calendar12/08/2011Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 254.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

$448,346
$3,202,626
$3,650,972
$0
16 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economies of the Gulf Coast States Act of 2011

16 organizations supported this bill

America's Wetland Foundation
Hill, John (2011, July 21). STATEMENT BY: R. KING MILLING, CHAIRMAN, AMERICA’S WETLAND FOUNDATION On The Occasion of Introduction of: RESTORE THE GULF COAST ACT OF 2011. Retrieved August 16, 2011, from America's Wetland Foundation.
American Sportfishing Association
American Sportfishing Association (2011, July 22). Support the RESTORE the Gulf Coast Act of 2011. Retrieved July 26, 2011, from ASA.
coalition to restore coastal louisiana
Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (2011, April 14). As BP Oil Spill Anniversary Looms, Gulf Restoration Groups Laud Introduction of RESTORE Act . Retrieved August 2, 2011, from EDF.
Environmental Defense Fund
Environmental Defense Fund (2011, July 21). Gulf Senators Praised for Cosponsoring Bill to Restore Gulf. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from Delta Dispatches.
Gulf Restoration Network
Viles, Aaron (2011, July 25). Hello Congress? It's the Gulf...Call TODAY. Retrieved August 23, 2011, from Gulf Restoration Network.
lake pontchartrain basin foundation
Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation (2011, April 14). As BP Oil Spill Anniversary Looms, Gulf Restoration Groups Laud Introduction of RESTORE Act . Retrieved August 2, 2011, from EDF.
mobile baykeeper
Callaway, Casi (2011, August 16). RESTORE the Gulf: SB1400. Retrieved August 16, 2011, from America's Wetland Foundation.
National Audubon Society
National Audubon Society (2011, July 21). Gulf Senators Praised for Cosponsoring Bill to Restore Gulf. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from Delta Dispatches.
National Wildlife Federation
National Wildlife Federation (2011, July 21). Gulf Senators Praised for Cosponsoring Bill to Restore Gulf. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from Delta Dispatches.
Natural Resources Defense Council
Beinecke, Frances (2011, July 22). Gulf State Senators Introduce Legislation Implementing a Key Oil Spill Commission Recommendation. Retrieved July 26, 2011, from NRDC.
Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy (2011, July 21). Gulf Senators Praised for Cosponsoring Bill to Restore Gulf. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from Delta Dispatches.
Ocean Conservancy
Ocean Conservancy (2011, July 21). Gulf Senators Praised for Cosponsoring Bill to Restore Gulf. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from Delta Dispatches.
Oxfam America
Oxfam America (2011, July 21). Gulf Senators Praised for Cosponsoring Bill to Restore Gulf. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from Delta Dispatches.
Partners for Environmental Progress
PEP (2011, September 15). PEP Supports S. 1400, RESTORE the Gulf Coast Act of 2011. Retrieved October 17, 2012, from PEP Mobile.
reef relief
Reef Relief (2011, August 18). Action Alert: Tell Congress to act to RESTORE the Gulf Coast. Retrieved August 23, 2011, from Reef Relief.
save our gulf
Blanchard, Renee (2011, July 22). RESTORE the Gulf Coast Bill Introduced. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from Save Our Gulf.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$6,000$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$11,000$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$18,200$0
Mark BegichDAK$124,949$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$167,011$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$250$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$52,856$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
John BoozmanRAR$2,500$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$259,022$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$24,875$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$117,621$0
Richard BurrRNC$18,050$0
Maria CantwellDWA$151,913$0
Ben CardinDMD$8,025$0
Tom CarperDDE$8,800$0
Bob CaseyDPA$28,004$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$6,000$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$4,550$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$25,250$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$18,377$0
Bob CorkerRTN$2,500$0
John CornynRTX$500$0
Mike CrapoRID$4,800$0
Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$0
Dick DurbinDIL$30,710$0
Mike EnziRWY$2,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$21,350$0
Al FrankenDMN$151,286$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$107,734$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$4,550$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$63,964$0
Tom HarkinDIA$15,315$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$3,500$0
Dean HellerRNV$6,000$0
John HoevenRND$0$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$2,300$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Dan InouyeDHI$12,850$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,650$0
Mike JohannsRNE$500$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,000$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$11,550$0
John F. KerryDMA$5,120$0
Mark KirkRIL$31,310$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$12,900$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$0$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$5,916$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$28,403$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$24,000$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$22,145$0
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
Dick LugarRIN$15,024$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$39,900$0
John McCainRAZ$500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$7,400$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$7,300$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$14,750$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$101,057$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$12,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$500$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$102,265$0
Patty MurrayDWA$197,857$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$2,000$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$76,182$0
Rand PaulRKY$250$0
Rob PortmanROH$16,950$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$4,500$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$7,960$0
Harry ReidDNV$152,889$0
Jim RischRID$3,550$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$36,000$0
Marco RubioRFL$11,200$0
Bernie SandersIVT$49,140$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$48,450$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$2,606$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$99,867$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$37,350$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$38,225$0
Jon TesterDMT$271,035$0
John ThuneRSD$7,400$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$36,550$0
Mark UdallDCO$301,255$0
Tom UdallDNM$144,338$0
David VitterRLA$30,100$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$11,383$0
Jim WebbDVA$5,900$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$87,483$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$6,300$0
Ron WydenDOR$11,000$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$6,000$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$11,000$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$18,200$0
Mark BegichDAK$124,949$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$167,011$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$250$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$52,856$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
John BoozmanRAR$2,500$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$259,022$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$24,875$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$117,621$0
Richard BurrRNC$18,050$0
Maria CantwellDWA$151,913$0
Ben CardinDMD$8,025$0
Tom CarperDDE$8,800$0
Bob CaseyDPA$28,004$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$6,000$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$4,550$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$25,250$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$18,377$0
Bob CorkerRTN$2,500$0
John CornynRTX$500$0
Mike CrapoRID$4,800$0
Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$0
Dick DurbinDIL$30,710$0
Mike EnziRWY$2,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$21,350$0
Al FrankenDMN$151,286$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$107,734$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$4,550$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$63,964$0
Tom HarkinDIA$15,315$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$3,500$0
Dean HellerRNV$6,000$0
John HoevenRND$0$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$2,300$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Dan InouyeDHI$12,850$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,650$0
Mike JohannsRNE$500$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,000$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$11,550$0
John F. KerryDMA$5,120$0
Mark KirkRIL$31,310$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$12,900$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$0$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$5,916$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$28,403$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$24,000$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$22,145$0
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
Dick LugarRIN$15,024$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$39,900$0
John McCainRAZ$500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$7,400$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$7,300$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$14,750$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$101,057$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$12,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$500$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$102,265$0
Patty MurrayDWA$197,857$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$2,000$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$76,182$0
Rand PaulRKY$250$0
Rob PortmanROH$16,950$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$4,500$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$7,960$0
Harry ReidDNV$152,889$0
Jim RischRID$3,550$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$36,000$0
Marco RubioRFL$11,200$0
Bernie SandersIVT$49,140$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$48,450$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$2,606$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$99,867$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$37,350$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$38,225$0
Jon TesterDMT$271,035$0
John ThuneRSD$7,400$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$36,550$0
Mark UdallDCO$301,255$0
Tom UdallDNM$144,338$0
David VitterRLA$30,100$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$11,383$0
Jim WebbDVA$5,900$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$87,483$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$6,300$0
Ron WydenDOR$11,000$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$3,202,626
Fishing$448,346

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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