S. 1028 - Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013

Health. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013

S. 1028 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013
  • Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013
Sponsor
Bernard Sanders
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Adult day care
  • Advisory bodies
  • Aging
  • Appropriations
  • Congressional oversight
  • Crime victims
  • Dental care
  • Disability and paralysis
  • Employment and training programs
  • Food assistance and relief
  • Government studies and investigations
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health care coverage and access
  • Health facilities and institutions
  • Health personnel
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Home and outpatient care
  • Housing for the elderly and disabled
  • Indian social and development programs
  • Inflation and prices
  • Lawyers and legal services
  • Long-term, rehabilitative, and terminal care
  • Medical education
  • Minority health
  • Nutrition and diet
  • Poverty and welfare assistance
  • Sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination
  • Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations
  • Student aid and college costs
  • Veterans' medical care
  • War crimes, genocide, crimes against humanity
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced5/23/2013
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/23/2013
5/23/2013Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
5/23/2013Introduced in Senate
6/19/2013Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Senate Subcommittee on Primary Health and Retirement Security. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 113-791.
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Contributions

  1. January - February 2009 For $1,101,403 Against $0
  2. March - April 2009 For $2,466,778 Against $0
  3. May - June 2009 For $3,311,388 Against $0
  4. July - August 2009 For $1,475,483 Against $0
  5. September - October 2009 For $2,406,793 Against $0
  6. November - December 2009 For $2,440,297 Against $0
  7. January - February 2010 For $1,652,946 Against $0
  8. March - April 2010 For $4,006,919 Against $0
  9. May - June 2010 For $3,880,858 Against $0
  10. July - August 2010 For $3,105,785 Against $0
  11. September - October 2010 For $6,201,601 Against $0
  12. November - December 2010 For $740,603 Against $0
  13. January - February 2011 For $1,623,598 Against $0
  14. March - April 2011 For $3,438,363 Against $0
  15. May - June 2011 For $3,824,381 Against $0
  16. July - August 2011 For $1,621,564 Against $0
  17. September - October 2011 For $3,720,843 Against $0
  18. November - December 2011 For $3,586,173 Against $0
  19. January - February 2012 For $2,291,723 Against $0
  20. March - April 2012 For $3,978,627 Against $0
  21. May - June 2012 For $4,582,476 Against $0
  22. July - August 2012 For $3,901,242 Against $0
  23. September - October 2012 For $7,473,274 Against $0
  24. November - December 2012 For $1,249,447 Against $0
  25. January - February 2013 For $1,101,276 Against $0
  26. March - April 2013 For $2,494,185 Against $0
  27. May - June 2013 For $2,311,958 Against $0
  28. July - August 2013 For $1,472,278 Against $0
  29. September - October 2013 For $2,311,208 Against $0
  30. November - December 2013 For $2,091,581 Against $0
  31. January - February 2014 For $1,408,360 Against $0
  32. March - April 2014 For $2,774,687 Against $0
  33. May - June 2014 For $3,177,209 Against $0
  34. July - August 2014 For $1,865,483 Against $0
  35. September - October 2014 For $4,096,045 Against $0
  36. November - December 2014 For $816,404 Against $0

Votes

    38 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013

    38 organizations supported this bill

    Alliance for Aging Research
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Alzheimer's Association
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Alzheimer's Foundation of America
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    American Association for Long Term Care Nursing
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    American Dental Association
    American Dental Association (2013, June 11). ADA commends Senate oral health care bill. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from ADA.
    American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    American Geriatrics Society
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    American Library Association
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    American Medical Directors Association
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    American Society on Aging
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Arc of the United States
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    B'nai B'rith International
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Center for Medicare Advocacy
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Elder Justice Coalition
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Eldercare Workforce Alliance
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    generations united
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Gerontological Society of America
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Goodwill Industries International
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Gray Panthers
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Jewish Federations of North America
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    LeadingAge
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Medicare Rights Center
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
    National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (2013, May 30). NAELA Commends Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) Dedication to Strengthening and Improving the Older Americans Act. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAELA.
    National Adult Protective Services Association
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    National Alliance for Caregiving
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    National Association for Hispanic Elderly
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    National Association of State Head Injury Administrators
    National Association of State Head Injury Administrators (2013, October 25). NASHIA Support Letter OAA. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NASHIA.
    National Association of State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Programs
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
    National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare (n.d.). NCPSSM Legislative Tracker. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from The Truth Now.
    National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    national hispanic council on aging
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Senior Community Centers
    Downey, Paul (2013, June 19). NANASP President, Paul Downey Testifies Before Senate Primary Health and Aging Subcommittee. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from Senate Commitee on Health.
    services and advocacy for glbt elders
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.
    Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement
    undersigned (n.d.). NAPGCM Support Listing, The Older American’s Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2014, from NAPGCM.

    0 organizations opposed this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 113th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$382,327$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$398,557$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$2,122,321$0
    John BarrassoRWY$273,466$0
    Max BaucusDMT$365,272$0
    Mark BegichDAK$1,163,902$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,752,369$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$903,644$0
    Roy BluntRMO$883,277$0
    John BoozmanRAR$247,580$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$3,095,159$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$2,792,319$0
    Richard BurrRNC$645,521$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$883,808$0
    Ben CardinDMD$725,585$0
    Tom CarperDDE$378,770$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$2,116,227$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$108,350$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$304,604$0
    Tom CoburnROK$134,710$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$404,963$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$523,279$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$1,605,886$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$764,838$0
    John CornynRTX$1,231,370$0
    William M. CowanDMA$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$139,532$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,066,431$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$972,479$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,385,688$0
    Mike EnziRWY$168,277$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$947,248$0
    Deb FischerRNE$250,322$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$325,805$0
    Al FrankenDMN$1,467,223$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$5,303,785$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,005,112$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$383,233$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$1,931,818$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$183,450$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$661,773$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$1,154,532$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$774,604$0
    Dean HellerRNV$417,399$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$1,172,929$0
    John HoevenRND$184,897$0
    Jim InhofeROK$181,928$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$468,544$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$29,250$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$348,695$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$99,771$0
    Tim KaineDVA$2,713,783$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$336,815$0
    Mark KirkRIL$1,077,297$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$1,144,392$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$2,196,853$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$28,750$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$564,744$0
    Mike LeeRUT$166,932$0
    Carl LevinDMI$-2,350$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$894,053$0
    John McCainRAZ$527,673$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$3,710,382$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,622,534$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$2,084,367$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$613,740$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$572,958$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$328,856$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$322,682$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$1,368,427$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,691,808$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,342,198$0
    Rand PaulRKY$633,249$0
    Rob PortmanROH$1,249,668$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$1,405,315$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$379,270$0
    Harry ReidDNV$3,393,558$0
    Jim RischRID$60,508$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$431,479$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$88,550$0
    Marco RubioRFL$964,364$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$184,993$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$678,498$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,422,034$0
    Tim ScottRSC$586,798$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$113,003$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,655,577$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$350,775$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,418,360$0
    Jon TesterDMT$1,598,861$0
    John ThuneRSD$380,509$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,164,914$0
    Mark UdallDCO$1,801,536$0
    Tom UdallDNM$798,584$0
    David VitterRLA$655,361$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,571,428$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$4,304,566$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$722,179$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$332,740$0
    Ron WydenDOR$1,116,839$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$382,327$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$398,557$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$2,122,321$0
    John BarrassoRWY$273,466$0
    Max BaucusDMT$365,272$0
    Mark BegichDAK$1,163,902$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,752,369$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$903,644$0
    Roy BluntRMO$883,277$0
    John BoozmanRAR$247,580$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$3,095,159$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$2,792,319$0
    Richard BurrRNC$645,521$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$883,808$0
    Ben CardinDMD$725,585$0
    Tom CarperDDE$378,770$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$2,116,227$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$108,350$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$304,604$0
    Tom CoburnROK$134,710$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$404,963$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$523,279$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$1,605,886$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$764,838$0
    John CornynRTX$1,231,370$0
    William M. CowanDMA$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$139,532$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,066,431$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$972,479$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,385,688$0
    Mike EnziRWY$168,277$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$947,248$0
    Deb FischerRNE$250,322$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$325,805$0
    Al FrankenDMN$1,467,223$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$5,303,785$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,005,112$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$383,233$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$1,931,818$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$183,450$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$661,773$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$1,154,532$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$774,604$0
    Dean HellerRNV$417,399$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$1,172,929$0
    John HoevenRND$184,897$0
    Jim InhofeROK$181,928$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$468,544$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$29,250$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$348,695$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$99,771$0
    Tim KaineDVA$2,713,783$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$336,815$0
    Mark KirkRIL$1,077,297$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$1,144,392$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$2,196,853$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$28,750$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$564,744$0
    Mike LeeRUT$166,932$0
    Carl LevinDMI$-2,350$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$894,053$0
    John McCainRAZ$527,673$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$3,710,382$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,622,534$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$2,084,367$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$613,740$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$572,958$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$328,856$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$322,682$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$1,368,427$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,691,808$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,342,198$0
    Rand PaulRKY$633,249$0
    Rob PortmanROH$1,249,668$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$1,405,315$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$379,270$0
    Harry ReidDNV$3,393,558$0
    Jim RischRID$60,508$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$431,479$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$88,550$0
    Marco RubioRFL$964,364$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$184,993$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$678,498$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,422,034$0
    Tim ScottRSC$586,798$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$113,003$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,655,577$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$350,775$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,418,360$0
    Jon TesterDMT$1,598,861$0
    John ThuneRSD$380,509$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,164,914$0
    Mark UdallDCO$1,801,536$0
    Tom UdallDNM$798,584$0
    David VitterRLA$655,361$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,571,428$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$4,304,566$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$722,179$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$332,740$0
    Ron WydenDOR$1,116,839$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Attorneys & law firms$62,631,717
    Women's issues$10,614,000
    Physicians$9,267,008
    Civil servant/public employee$4,637,592
    Dentists$2,597,968
    Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,640,481
    Home care services$1,451,042
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,362,856
    Nurses$1,032,296
    Gay & lesbian rights & issues$886,010
    Minority/Ethnic Groups$767,126
    Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$608,465
    State & local govt employee unions$571,020
    Welfare & Social Work$544,264
    Churches, clergy & religious organizations$469,949
    Health & welfare policy$362,505
    Elderly issues/Social Security$320,693
    Public official (elected or appointed)$113,922
    Health professionals$77,375
    Human Rights$38,300
    Consumer groups$8,650

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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