S. 918 - Surface Transportation Safety Act of 2011

Transportation and public works. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out programs and activities to improve highway safety. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Surface Transportation Safety Act of 2011

S. 918 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out programs and activities to improve highway safety. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out programs and activities to improve highway safety.
Other Titles
  • Surface Transportation Safety Act of 2011
Sponsor
Max Baucus
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Transportation and public works
    • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
    • Department of Transportation
    • Fires
    • Government information and archives
    • Railroads
    • Roads and highways
    • Rural conditions and development
    • Transportation employees
    • Transportation programs funding
    • Transportation safety and security
    • Worker safety and health
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced5/09/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced5/09/2011
    5/09/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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    Contributions

    1. January - February 2007 For $61,850 Against $0
    2. March - April 2007 For $159,838 Against $0
    3. May - June 2007 For $127,829 Against $0
    4. July - August 2007 For $66,750 Against $0
    5. September - October 2007 For $167,365 Against $0
    6. November - December 2007 For $113,905 Against $0
    7. January - February 2008 For $76,069 Against $0
    8. March - April 2008 For $158,250 Against $0
    9. May - June 2008 For $203,500 Against $0
    10. July - August 2008 For $41,800 Against $0
    11. September - October 2008 For $122,588 Against $0
    12. November - December 2008 For $71,134 Against $0
    13. January - February 2009 For $35,156 Against $0
    14. March - April 2009 For $299,545 Against $0
    15. May - June 2009 For $195,700 Against $0
    16. July - August 2009 For $119,095 Against $0
    17. September - October 2009 For $117,944 Against $0
    18. November - December 2009 For $65,800 Against $0
    19. January - February 2010 For $98,750 Against $0
    20. March - April 2010 For $162,950 Against $0
    21. May - June 2010 For $140,700 Against $0
    22. July - August 2010 For $127,435 Against $0
    23. September - October 2010 For $141,037 Against $0
    24. November - December 2010 For $29,650 Against $0
    25. January - February 2011 For $18,500 Against $0
    26. March - April 2011 For $132,000 Against $0
    27. May - June 2011 For $148,250 Against $0
    28. July - August 2011 For $27,000 Against $0
    29. September - October 2011 For $98,500 Against $0
    30. November - December 2011 For $70,750 Against $0
    31. January - February 2012 For $73,975 Against $0
    32. March - April 2012 For $111,886 Against $0
    33. May - June 2012 For $60,000 Against $0
    34. July - August 2012 For $67,250 Against $0
    35. September - October 2012 For $47,166 Against $0
    36. November - December 2012 For $31,750 Against $0

    Votes

      1 Organization Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      Surface Transportation Safety Act of 2011

      1 organization supported this bill

      Railway Supply Institute
      RSI (2011, April 12). RSI: Keep safety, passenger funding intact . Retrieved July 29, 2011, from Railway Age.

      0 organizations opposed this bill

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      Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from Railroads interest groups, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
      Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

      Contributions by Legislator

      Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$34,700$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$31,500$0
      John BarrassoRWY$30,000$0
      Max BaucusDMT$56,457$0
      Mark BegichDAK$42,200$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$58,500$0
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$7,000$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
      Roy BluntRMO$111,903$0
      John BoozmanRAR$93,570$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$47,800$0
      Scott P. BrownRMA$41,600$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$18,000$0
      Richard BurrRNC$39,500$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$2,250$0
      Ben CardinDMD$17,000$0
      Tom CarperDDE$39,000$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$34,897$0
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$84,600$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$21,000$0
      Tom CoburnROK$22,500$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$38,000$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$53,500$0
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$39,000$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$14,750$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$60,250$0
      John CornynRTX$41,100$0
      Mike CrapoRID$23,478$0
      Jim DeMintRSC$53,500$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$83,000$0
      Mike EnziRWY$11,000$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$8,500$0
      Al FrankenDMN$600$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$40,250$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$32,750$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$65,123$0
      Kay R. HaganDNC$19,000$0
      Tom HarkinDIA$17,490$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$41,500$0
      Dean HellerRNV$57,166$0
      John HoevenRND$23,500$0
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$10,600$0
      Jim InhofeROK$25,500$0
      Dan InouyeDHI$43,000$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$60,050$0
      Mike JohannsRNE$52,950$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$1,000$0
      Tim JohnsonDSD$17,900$0
      John F. KerryDMA$47,500$0
      Mark KirkRIL$28,950$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$9,500$0
      Herb KohlDWI$0$0
      Jon KylRAZ$1,000$0
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$14,500$0
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$92,600$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$2,000$0
      Mike LeeRUT$9,000$0
      Carl LevinDMI$5,600$0
      Joe LiebermanICT$-7,000$0
      Dick LugarRIN$15,000$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$72,450$0
      John McCainRAZ$42,000$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$111,518$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$156,779$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$34,000$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$16,000$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$39,000$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$162,697$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$37,900$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$78,250$0
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$50,500$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$85,500$0
      Rand PaulRKY$750$0
      Rob PortmanROH$30,300$0
      Mark L. PryorDAR$61,500$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$6,500$0
      Harry ReidDNV$71,400$0
      Jim RischRID$20,500$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$48,630$0
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$36,561$0
      Marco RubioRFL$42,700$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$42,900$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$32,500$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$9,750$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$30,400$0
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$37,750$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$8,250$0
      Jon TesterDMT$22,050$0
      John ThuneRSD$72,985$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$5,500$0
      Mark UdallDCO$12,750$0
      Tom UdallDNM$33,000$0
      David VitterRLA$2,000$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$112,213$0
      Jim WebbDVA$23,000$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,500$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$99,300$0
      Ron WydenDOR$52,300$0

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$34,700$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$31,500$0
      John BarrassoRWY$30,000$0
      Max BaucusDMT$56,457$0
      Mark BegichDAK$42,200$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$58,500$0
      Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$7,000$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
      Roy BluntRMO$111,903$0
      John BoozmanRAR$93,570$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$47,800$0
      Scott P. BrownRMA$41,600$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$18,000$0
      Richard BurrRNC$39,500$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$2,250$0
      Ben CardinDMD$17,000$0
      Tom CarperDDE$39,000$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$34,897$0
      Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$84,600$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$21,000$0
      Tom CoburnROK$22,500$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$38,000$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$53,500$0
      Gaylord Kent ConradDND$39,000$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$14,750$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$60,250$0
      John CornynRTX$41,100$0
      Mike CrapoRID$23,478$0
      Jim DeMintRSC$53,500$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$83,000$0
      Mike EnziRWY$11,000$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$8,500$0
      Al FrankenDMN$600$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$40,250$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$32,750$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$65,123$0
      Kay R. HaganDNC$19,000$0
      Tom HarkinDIA$17,490$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$41,500$0
      Dean HellerRNV$57,166$0
      John HoevenRND$23,500$0
      Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$10,600$0
      Jim InhofeROK$25,500$0
      Dan InouyeDHI$43,000$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$60,050$0
      Mike JohannsRNE$52,950$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$1,000$0
      Tim JohnsonDSD$17,900$0
      John F. KerryDMA$47,500$0
      Mark KirkRIL$28,950$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$9,500$0
      Herb KohlDWI$0$0
      Jon KylRAZ$1,000$0
      Mary L. LandrieuDLA$14,500$0
      Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$92,600$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$2,000$0
      Mike LeeRUT$9,000$0
      Carl LevinDMI$5,600$0
      Joe LiebermanICT$-7,000$0
      Dick LugarRIN$15,000$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$72,450$0
      John McCainRAZ$42,000$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$111,518$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$156,779$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$34,000$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$16,000$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$39,000$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$162,697$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$37,900$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$78,250$0
      Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$50,500$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$85,500$0
      Rand PaulRKY$750$0
      Rob PortmanROH$30,300$0
      Mark L. PryorDAR$61,500$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$6,500$0
      Harry ReidDNV$71,400$0
      Jim RischRID$20,500$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$48,630$0
      John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$36,561$0
      Marco RubioRFL$42,700$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$42,900$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$32,500$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$9,750$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$30,400$0
      Olympia J. SnoweRME$37,750$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$8,250$0
      Jon TesterDMT$22,050$0
      John ThuneRSD$72,985$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$5,500$0
      Mark UdallDCO$12,750$0
      Tom UdallDNM$33,000$0
      David VitterRLA$2,000$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$112,213$0
      Jim WebbDVA$23,000$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,500$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$99,300$0
      Ron WydenDOR$52,300$0

      Interest Groups that supported this bill

      $ Donated
      Railroads$3,791,667

      Interest Groups that opposed this bill

      $ Donated
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