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S. 2156 - Regulatory Fairness Act of 2014

Environmental protection. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to confirm the scope of the authority of the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to deny or restrict the use of defined areas as disposal sites. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Regulatory Fairness Act of 2014

S. 2156 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to confirm the scope of the authority of the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to deny or restrict the use of defined areas as disposal sites. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to confirm the scope of the authority of the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to deny or restrict the use of defined areas as disposal sites.
Other Titles
  • Regulatory Fairness Act of 2014
  • Regulatory Fairness Act of 2014
Sponsor
David Vitter
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Administrative remedies
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Solid waste and recycling
  • Water quality
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/25/2014
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/25/2014
3/25/2014Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
3/25/2014Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$0
$270,876
$11,922
$470,329
$5,821,523
$6,574,650
0 Organizations Supported and 13 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Regulatory Fairness Act of 2014

0 organizations supported this bill

13 organizations opposed this bill

American Fly Fishing Trade Association
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Berkley Conservation Institute
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Bull Moose Sportsmen's Alliance
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Campfire Club of America
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Dallas Safari Club
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
International Federation of Fly Fishers
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
National Wildlife Federation
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Orion the Hunter's Institute
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Pope and Young Club
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Union Sportsmen's Alliance
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.
Wildlife Forever
Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska (2014, April 16). Leading Sportsmen's Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA's Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. CBS 46. Retrieved April 17, 2014, from http://www.cbs46.com/story/25264002/leading-sportsmens-groups-oppose-legislation-that-would-halt-epas-efforts-to-protect-bristol-bay-alaska.

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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$19,100
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$16,500
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$162,599
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Mark BegichDAK$0$208,035
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$173,011
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$54,856
Roy BluntRMO$0$4,000
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$127,296
John BoozmanRAR$0$2,500
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$194,122
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$119,621
Richard BurrRNC$0$16,250
Maria CantwellDWA$0$190,063
Ben CardinDMD$0$8,025
Tom CarperDDE$0$6,500
Bob CaseyDPA$0$28,754
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$16,850
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$38,800
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$36,527
Bob CorkerRTN$0$2,500
John CornynRTX$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$7,472
Ted CruzRTX$0$3,850
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$31,050
Dick DurbinDIL$0$58,511
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$21,350
Deb FischerRNE$0$5,000
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$7,500
Al FrankenDMN$0$115,324
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$91,900
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$42,163
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$265,860
Tom HarkinDIA$0$2,500
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$3,500
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$307,846
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$5,000
Dean HellerRNV$0$9,927
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$35,676
John HoevenRND$0$19,900
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$8,400
Mike JohannsRNE$0$500
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$17,000
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$1,500
Tim KaineDVA$0$263,351
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$37,070
Mark KirkRIL$0$23,600
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$13,400
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$102,936
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$29,600
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$40,900
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$397,731
John McCainRAZ$0$1,500
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$15,500
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$9,500
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$17,500
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$146,049
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$12,300
Jerry MoranRKS$0$500
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$103,165
Chris MurphyDCT$0$144,096
Patty MurrayDWA$0$204,057
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$73,782
Rand PaulRKY$0$250
Rob PortmanROH$0$39,150
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$52,250
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$20,200
Harry ReidDNV$0$161,239
Jim RischRID$0$2,000
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400
Marco RubioRFL$0$24,213
Bernie SandersIVT$0$55,397
Brian SchatzDHI$0$142,904
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$49,950
Tim ScottRSC$0$7,500
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$232,563
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$4,900
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$38,225
Jon TesterDMT$0$277,385
John ThuneRSD$0$28,800
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$40,050
Mark UdallDCO$0$631,487
Tom UdallDNM$0$170,894
David VitterRLA$0$31,000
John E. WalshDMT$0$55,636
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$60,688
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$192,961
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$92,083
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$3,500
Ron WydenDOR$0$28,850

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$19,100
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$16,500
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$162,599
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Mark BegichDAK$0$208,035
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$173,011
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$54,856
Roy BluntRMO$0$4,000
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$127,296
John BoozmanRAR$0$2,500
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$194,122
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$119,621
Richard BurrRNC$0$16,250
Maria CantwellDWA$0$190,063
Ben CardinDMD$0$8,025
Tom CarperDDE$0$6,500
Bob CaseyDPA$0$28,754
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$16,850
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$38,800
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$36,527
Bob CorkerRTN$0$2,500
John CornynRTX$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$7,472
Ted CruzRTX$0$3,850
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$31,050
Dick DurbinDIL$0$58,511
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$21,350
Deb FischerRNE$0$5,000
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$7,500
Al FrankenDMN$0$115,324
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$91,900
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$42,163
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$265,860
Tom HarkinDIA$0$2,500
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$3,500
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$307,846
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$5,000
Dean HellerRNV$0$9,927
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$35,676
John HoevenRND$0$19,900
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$8,400
Mike JohannsRNE$0$500
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$17,000
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$1,500
Tim KaineDVA$0$263,351
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$37,070
Mark KirkRIL$0$23,600
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$13,400
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$102,936
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$29,600
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$40,900
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$397,731
John McCainRAZ$0$1,500
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$15,500
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$9,500
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$17,500
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$146,049
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$12,300
Jerry MoranRKS$0$500
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$103,165
Chris MurphyDCT$0$144,096
Patty MurrayDWA$0$204,057
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$73,782
Rand PaulRKY$0$250
Rob PortmanROH$0$39,150
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$52,250
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$20,200
Harry ReidDNV$0$161,239
Jim RischRID$0$2,000
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$6,400
Marco RubioRFL$0$24,213
Bernie SandersIVT$0$55,397
Brian SchatzDHI$0$142,904
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$49,950
Tim ScottRSC$0$7,500
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$232,563
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$4,900
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$38,225
Jon TesterDMT$0$277,385
John ThuneRSD$0$28,800
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$40,050
Mark UdallDCO$0$631,487
Tom UdallDNM$0$170,894
David VitterRLA$0$31,000
John E. WalshDMT$0$55,636
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$60,688
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$192,961
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$92,083
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$3,500
Ron WydenDOR$0$28,850

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,821,523
Fishing$470,329
Sporting goods sales & manufacturing$270,876
Hunting & wildlife$11,922
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