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S. 1195 - Renewable Fuel Standard Repeal Act

Environmental protection. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to repeal the renewable fuel standard. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Renewable Fuel Standard Repeal Act

S. 1195 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to repeal the renewable fuel standard. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to repeal the renewable fuel standard.
Other Titles
  • Renewable Fuel Standard Repeal Act
  • Renewable Fuel Standard Repeal Act
Sponsor
John Barrasso
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Air quality
  • Alternative and renewable resources
  • Congressional oversight
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Motor fuels
  • Water quality
Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced6/20/2013
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced6/20/2013
    6/20/2013Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
    6/20/2013Introduced in Senate
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    13 times as much
    $731,793
    $1,776,874
    $9,036,539
    $2,077,881
    $48,650
    $2,240,805
    $2,117,544
    $112,300
    $12,000
    $310,423
    $581,715
    $4,995,390
    $185,279
    $24,227,193
    $1,912,263
    $1,912,263
    16 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Renewable Fuel Standard Repeal Act

    16 organizations supported this bill

    American Bakers Association
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    American Frozen Food Institute
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    American Highway Users Alliance
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    American Petroleum Institute
    Carroll, Carlton (2013, June 20). API Welcomes Bipartisan Senate Proposal to End Unworkable Biofuels Mandate. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from American Petroleum Institute.
    American Sheep Industry Association
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    Americans for Prosperity
    Hanson, Christine Harbin (2013, September 19). Letter of Support for Repealing the RFS, S. 1195, H.R. 1461. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from Americans for Prosperity.
    Conservative Daily
    Conservative Daily (2013, July 2). Stop Excessive EPA Regulations from Destroying our Vehicles. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from Conservative Daily.
    International Foodservice Distributors Association
    International Foodservice Distributors Association (n.d.). Current Legislation. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from International Foodservice Distributors Association.
    National Boating Federation
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    National Cattlemen's Beef Association
    National Cattlemen's Beef Association (2013, June 20). Beltway Beef. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from National Cattlemen's Beef Association.
    National Chicken Council
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    National Council of Chain Restaurants
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    National Marine Manufacturers Association
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    National Turkey Federation
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.
    wyoming petroleum marketers association
    (2013, December 11). Barrasso Calls on Congress to Repeal Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from John Barrasso, United States Senator Wyoming.

    1 organization opposed this bill

    Renewable Fuels Association
    Renewable Fuels Association (2013, June 20). RFA Responds to Senator Barrasso's Legislation to Repeal the Renewable Fuel Standard. Retrieved December 18, 2013, from Renewable Fuels Association.

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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$163,203$6,500
    Kelly AyotteRNH$305,871$7,800
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$29,320$19,583
    John BarrassoRWY$129,800$500
    Max BaucusDMT$114,446$27,400
    Mark BegichDAK$124,825$26,200
    Michael F. BennetDCO$146,489$19,700
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$18,100$750
    Roy BluntRMO$617,576$33,100
    John BoozmanRAR$178,300$7,400
    Barbara BoxerDCA$47,760$60,949
    Sherrod BrownDOH$109,500$39,000
    Richard BurrRNC$319,786$2,990
    Maria CantwellDWA$66,382$85,102
    Ben CardinDMD$38,500$11,500
    Tom CarperDDE$89,225$4,000
    Bob CaseyDPA$120,200$17,900
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$68,000$2,000
    Jeff ChiesaRNJ$0$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$190,250$10,000
    Tom CoburnROK$136,093$4,800
    William Thad CochranRMS$220,742$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$122,153$21,897
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$75,373$9,500
    Bob CorkerRTN$234,521$0
    John CornynRTX$838,084$6,500
    William M. CowanDMA$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$71,660$0
    Ted CruzRTX$2,112,552$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$55,279$21,900
    Dick DurbinDIL$136,232$53,350
    Mike EnziRWY$142,170$1,000
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$165,909$32,000
    Deb FischerRNE$369,871$10,000
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,610,466$21,100
    Al FrankenDMN$73,140$45,683
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$195,942$40,600
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$205,691$5,000
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$164,550$84,200
    Kay R. HaganDNC$59,100$19,750
    Tom HarkinDIA$24,817$2,000
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$269,174$31,368
    Martin HeinrichDNM$86,361$30,583
    Heidi HeitkampDND$63,570$14,300
    Dean HellerRNV$358,613$23,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$31,700$30,525
    John HoevenRND$181,650$22,500
    Jim InhofeROK$226,675$1,000
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$211,175$2,500
    Mike JohannsRNE$32,250$4,500
    Ron JohnsonRWI$362,507$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$18,650$7,750
    Tim KaineDVA$59,733$14,750
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$19,022$19,300
    Mark KirkRIL$460,294$17,000
    Amy KlobucharDMN$148,666$28,250
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$295,618$30,583
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$15,600$7,300
    Mike LeeRUT$140,267$0
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$211,350$10,500
    John McCainRAZ$340,603$750
    Claire McCaskillDMO$115,860$28,500
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$967,393$28,000
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$184,227$18,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$39,650$35,975
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$29,615$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$268,892$19,250
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$139,831$24,718
    Chris MurphyDCT$42,270$9,400
    Patty MurrayDWA$121,031$19,700
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$100,191$24,200
    Rand PaulRKY$642,745$0
    Rob PortmanROH$525,694$26,700
    Mark L. PryorDAR$246,910$12,000
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$28,250$3,500
    Harry ReidDNV$170,035$152,152
    Jim RischRID$119,939$1,500
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$441,772$21,300
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$13,500$0
    Marco RubioRFL$1,538,136$16,040
    Bernie SandersIVT$11,300$9,650
    Brian SchatzDHI$73,249$28,100
    Chuck SchumerDNY$258,285$13,300
    Tim ScottRSC$585,302$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$40,800$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$59,400$29,533
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$67,916$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$207,198$51,350
    Jon TesterDMT$115,965$29,200
    John ThuneRSD$464,605$63,450
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,947,990$6,800
    Mark UdallDCO$132,709$87,942
    Tom UdallDNM$125,600$17,350
    David VitterRLA$522,601$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$112,050$8,100
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$65,688$6,533
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$26,922$2,000
    Roger F. WickerRMS$160,766$0
    Ron WydenDOR$87,550$59,907

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$163,203$6,500
    Kelly AyotteRNH$305,871$7,800
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$29,320$19,583
    John BarrassoRWY$129,800$500
    Max BaucusDMT$114,446$27,400
    Mark BegichDAK$124,825$26,200
    Michael F. BennetDCO$146,489$19,700
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$18,100$750
    Roy BluntRMO$617,576$33,100
    John BoozmanRAR$178,300$7,400
    Barbara BoxerDCA$47,760$60,949
    Sherrod BrownDOH$109,500$39,000
    Richard BurrRNC$319,786$2,990
    Maria CantwellDWA$66,382$85,102
    Ben CardinDMD$38,500$11,500
    Tom CarperDDE$89,225$4,000
    Bob CaseyDPA$120,200$17,900
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$68,000$2,000
    Jeff ChiesaRNJ$0$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$190,250$10,000
    Tom CoburnROK$136,093$4,800
    William Thad CochranRMS$220,742$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$122,153$21,897
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$75,373$9,500
    Bob CorkerRTN$234,521$0
    John CornynRTX$838,084$6,500
    William M. CowanDMA$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$71,660$0
    Ted CruzRTX$2,112,552$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$55,279$21,900
    Dick DurbinDIL$136,232$53,350
    Mike EnziRWY$142,170$1,000
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$165,909$32,000
    Deb FischerRNE$369,871$10,000
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,610,466$21,100
    Al FrankenDMN$73,140$45,683
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$195,942$40,600
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$205,691$5,000
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$164,550$84,200
    Kay R. HaganDNC$59,100$19,750
    Tom HarkinDIA$24,817$2,000
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$269,174$31,368
    Martin HeinrichDNM$86,361$30,583
    Heidi HeitkampDND$63,570$14,300
    Dean HellerRNV$358,613$23,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$31,700$30,525
    John HoevenRND$181,650$22,500
    Jim InhofeROK$226,675$1,000
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$211,175$2,500
    Mike JohannsRNE$32,250$4,500
    Ron JohnsonRWI$362,507$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$18,650$7,750
    Tim KaineDVA$59,733$14,750
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$19,022$19,300
    Mark KirkRIL$460,294$17,000
    Amy KlobucharDMN$148,666$28,250
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$295,618$30,583
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$15,600$7,300
    Mike LeeRUT$140,267$0
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$211,350$10,500
    John McCainRAZ$340,603$750
    Claire McCaskillDMO$115,860$28,500
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$967,393$28,000
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$184,227$18,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$39,650$35,975
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$29,615$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$268,892$19,250
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$139,831$24,718
    Chris MurphyDCT$42,270$9,400
    Patty MurrayDWA$121,031$19,700
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$100,191$24,200
    Rand PaulRKY$642,745$0
    Rob PortmanROH$525,694$26,700
    Mark L. PryorDAR$246,910$12,000
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$28,250$3,500
    Harry ReidDNV$170,035$152,152
    Jim RischRID$119,939$1,500
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$441,772$21,300
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$13,500$0
    Marco RubioRFL$1,538,136$16,040
    Bernie SandersIVT$11,300$9,650
    Brian SchatzDHI$73,249$28,100
    Chuck SchumerDNY$258,285$13,300
    Tim ScottRSC$585,302$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$40,800$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$59,400$29,533
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$67,916$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$207,198$51,350
    Jon TesterDMT$115,965$29,200
    John ThuneRSD$464,605$63,450
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,947,990$6,800
    Mark UdallDCO$132,709$87,942
    Tom UdallDNM$125,600$17,350
    David VitterRLA$522,601$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$112,050$8,100
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$65,688$6,533
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$26,922$2,000
    Roger F. WickerRMS$160,766$0
    Ron WydenDOR$87,550$59,907

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Republican/Conservative$9,036,539
    Restaurants & drinking establishments$4,995,390
    Food and kindred products manufacturing$2,240,805
    Petroleum refining & marketing$2,117,544
    Oil & Gas$2,077,881
    Livestock$1,776,874
    Food wholesalers$731,793
    Poultry & eggs$581,715
    Sea transport$310,423
    Pleasure boats$185,279
    Automotive, Misc$112,300
    Fiscal & tax policy$48,650
    Sheep and Wool Producers$12,000

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Alternate energy production & services$1,912,263
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