Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 113th Congress.

S. 1660 - SPORT Act

Public lands and natural resources. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

SPORT Act

S. 1660 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • SPORT Act
  • Sportsmen's and Public Outdoor Recreation Traditions Act
  • SPORT Act
Sponsor
Kay R. Hagan
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Public lands and natural resources
  • Agricultural practices and innovations
  • Appropriations
  • Art, artists, authorship
  • Birds
  • Budget deficits and national debt
  • Canada
  • Congressional oversight
  • Farmland
  • Firearms and explosives
  • Floods and storm protection
  • Forests, forestry, trees
  • Government information and archives
  • Government liability
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Land transfers
  • Land use and conservation
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Mammals
  • Marine and coastal resources, fisheries
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Parks, recreation areas, trails
  • Pest management
  • Roads and highways
  • Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations
  • Solid waste and recycling
  • State and local government operations
  • Tax-exempt organizations
  • Television and film
  • User charges and fees
  • Wetlands
  • Wilderness and natural areas, wildlife refuges, wild rivers, habitats
  • Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced11/06/2013
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced11/06/2013
11/06/2013Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
11/06/2013Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

Fishing
Hunting & wildlife
Environmental policy (split)
82% more
$470,329
$12,922
$483,251
$257,030
$8,650
$265,680

opposed this bill

Animal Rights
Consumer groups
Environmental policy (split)
3 Organizations Supported and 15 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
SPORT Act

3 organizations supported this bill

American Sportfishing Association
American Sportfishing Association (2013, November 7). Sportsmen’s Bills Reemerge in the Senate. Retrieved April 13, 2015, from American Sportfishing Association.
Bull Moose Sportsmen's Alliance
Bull Moose Sportsmen's Alliance (2013, November 7). Sportsmen Applaud Introduction of New Hunting & Fishing Bill. Retrieved April 13, 2015, from Bull Moose Sportsmen's Alliance.
National Wildlife Federation
Gale, John (2013, November 7). Hunters and Anglers Give Tip of the Hat to Senate Sportsmen’s Legislation. Retrieved April 13, 2015, from Sportsmen for Responsible Energy Development.

15 organizations opposed this bill

Animal Legal Defense Fund
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Born Free USA
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Center for Biological Diversity
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Center for Food Safety
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Endangered Species Coalition
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Humane Society of the United States
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
humane society veterinary medical association
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
In Defense of Animals
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
los padres forestwatch
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
MOMS Advocating Sustainability
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Project Coyote
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Rainforest Action Network
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Raptors are the Solution
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Wilderness Watch
undersigned (2014, July 7). Environmental Opposition Letter to S 2363 Sportsmen's Act. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from Center for Biological Diversity.

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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$0$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$10,500$5,000
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$6,950
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$1,000$0
Mark BegichDAK$86,164$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$2,250
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$18,250
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,000$13,900
John BoozmanRAR$2,500$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$3,000$5,750
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,000$2,150
Richard BurrRNC$2,500$1,000
Maria CantwellDWA$39,350$6,900
Ben CardinDMD$0$4,250
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$0$7,500
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,000$3,000
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,300$6,300
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$2,500$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$5,672$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$6,000
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$5,000$4,500
Deb FischerRNE$5,000$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$5,000$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$400
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$9,500$6,750
Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,500$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$2,500$0
Tom HarkinDIA$2,500$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$2,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$250$16,500
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$0$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,000$0
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,000$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$0$6,250
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$13,900$5,000
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$15,550$23,480
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$1,000
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,000$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$500
John McCainRAZ$0$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$2,000
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$250$11,700
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,500$20,400
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$83,915$0
Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
Patty MurrayDWA$80,000$5,400
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$5,000$8,000
Rand PaulRKY$250$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,750$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$2,750$5,750
John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,500$3,000
Harry ReidDNV$4,000$13,700
Jim RischRID$1,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$11,200$0
Bernie SandersIVT$250$0
Brian SchatzDHI$8,200$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$500$6,000
Tim ScottRSC$4,500$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$12,500$1,500
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$5,000$6,750
Jon TesterDMT$1,500$0
John ThuneRSD$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$5,000$0
Mark UdallDCO$1,000$2,650
Tom UdallDNM$0$5,250
David VitterRLA$0$10,500
Mark R. WarnerDVA$2,500$5,000
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$3,500
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$1,000
Ron WydenDOR$6,000$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$10,500$5,000
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$6,950
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$1,000$0
Mark BegichDAK$86,164$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$2,250
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$18,250
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,000$13,900
John BoozmanRAR$2,500$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$3,000$5,750
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,000$2,150
Richard BurrRNC$2,500$1,000
Maria CantwellDWA$39,350$6,900
Ben CardinDMD$0$4,250
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$0$7,500
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$2,000$3,000
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,300$6,300
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$2,500$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$5,672$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$6,000
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$5,000$4,500
Deb FischerRNE$5,000$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$5,000$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$400
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$9,500$6,750
Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,500$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$2,500$0
Tom HarkinDIA$2,500$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$2,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$250$16,500
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$0$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,000$0
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,000$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$0$6,250
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$13,900$5,000
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$15,550$23,480
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$1,000
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,000$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$500
John McCainRAZ$0$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$2,000
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$250$11,700
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,500$20,400
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$83,915$0
Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
Patty MurrayDWA$80,000$5,400
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$5,000$8,000
Rand PaulRKY$250$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,750$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$2,750$5,750
John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,500$3,000
Harry ReidDNV$4,000$13,700
Jim RischRID$1,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$11,200$0
Bernie SandersIVT$250$0
Brian SchatzDHI$8,200$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$500$6,000
Tim ScottRSC$4,500$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$12,500$1,500
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$5,000$6,750
Jon TesterDMT$1,500$0
John ThuneRSD$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$5,000$0
Mark UdallDCO$1,000$2,650
Tom UdallDNM$0$5,250
David VitterRLA$0$10,500
Mark R. WarnerDVA$2,500$5,000
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$3,500
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$1,000
Ron WydenDOR$6,000$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,766,137
Fishing$470,329
Hunting & wildlife$12,922

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,766,137
Animal Rights$257,030
Consumer groups$8,650
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