S. 540 - Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act

Economics and public finance. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
An act to temporarily extend the public debt limit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on February 12, 2014.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 55 voted NO: 43
2 voted present/not voting

Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act

S. 540 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
An act to temporarily extend the public debt limit, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to designate the air route traffic control center located in Nashua, New Hampshire, as the "Patricia Clark Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center".
Other Titles
  • Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act
  • Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act
  • Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act
  • An act to temporarily extend the public debt limit, and for other purposes.
  • Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act
Sponsor
Jeanne Shaheen
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Economics and public finance
  • Aviation and airports
  • Budget deficits and national debt
  • Congressional tributes
  • Government buildings, facilities, and property
  • New Hampshire
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Major Actions
Introduced3/12/2013
Referred to Committee
Passed Senate3/21/2013
Passed House2/11/2014
Passed Senate2/12/2014
Signed by President2/15/2014
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteSenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.3/21/2013PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseS. 540 (113th): Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act2/11/2014This bill PASSED the House
221 voted YES 201 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Cloture Motion S. 5402/12/2014This motion PASSED the Senate
67 voted YES 31 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateS. 540 (113th): Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act2/12/2014This bill PASSED the Senate
55 voted YES 43 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/12/2013
3/12/2013Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
3/12/2013Introduced in Senate
3/21/2013Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation discharged by Unanimous Consent.
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage3/21/2013Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
3/22/2013Message on Senate action sent to the House.
3/25/2013Received in the House.
3/25/2013Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
3/26/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
2/11/2014Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 478 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of S. 540 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
2/11/2014Rule H. Res. 478 passed House.
2/11/2014Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 478.
2/11/2014Rule provides for consideration of S. 540 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
2/11/2014The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
2/11/2014Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2/11/2014DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 478 the amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of sections 1 through 3 of Rules Committee Print 113-37 is considered as adopted for the purpose of being treated as original text and the House proceeded with one hour of debate on S. 540.
2/11/2014
2/11/2014House amendment offered
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage2/11/2014S. 540 (113th): Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act
2/12/2014Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill.
2/12/2014Cloture motion on the motion to concur in House amendment to Senate bill presented in Senate.
2/12/2014Message on Senate action sent to the House.
2/12/2014Pursuant to the provisions of H. Con. Res. 82, enrollment corrections on S. 540 have been made.
select this voteVote2/12/2014On the Cloture Motion S. 540
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage2/12/2014S. 540 (113th): Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act
Presented to President2/14/2014Presented to President.
Signed2/15/2014Signed by President.
Enacted2/15/2014Became Public Law No: 113-83.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

opposed this bill

Republican/Conservative
Fiscal & tax policy
Average given to Senators who voted:
$499
$469
YES$968
215 times as much
$207,741
$531
NO$208,272
0 Organizations Supported and 2 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act: S. 540 (113th): Temporary Debt Limit Extension Act

0 organizations supported this bill

2 organizations opposed this bill

Club for Growth
Club for Growth (2014, February 12). Key Vote Alert - "NO" on Clean Debt Ceiling Increase. Retrieved February 18, 2014, from Club for Growth.
Heritage Action for America
Heritage Action for America (2014, February 11). "NO" on the Clean Debt Limit Suspension. Retrieved February 18, 2014, from Heritage Action for America.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$18,050No
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$123,544No
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$0$18,900No
Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$2,500Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$500Yes
Roy BluntRMO$0$121,894No
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$6,100Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$41,995No
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$250Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$54,900No
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$0$2,500Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$500Not Voting
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$53,500No
Tom CoburnROK$0$82,843Not Voting
William Thad CochranRMS$0$7,250No
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$21,650No
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$2,000Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$34,870No
John CornynRTX$0$111,505No
Mike CrapoRID$0$0No
Ted CruzRTX$0$1,604,462No
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0No
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$1,000Yes
Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221No
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,340,739No
Al FrankenDMN$0$250Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$12,800Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$48,088No
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$45,150No
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$30,950No
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$500Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$0$129,837No
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0Yes
John HoevenRND$0$14,100No
Jim InhofeROK$0$43,575No
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$25,250No
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0No
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$154,707No
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$0$1,350Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$0$177,549No
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$100,917No
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$1,000Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$189,643No
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$500Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$260,256No
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$1,000Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$1,000Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$8,200No
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$2,750No
Chris MurphyDCT$0$250Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$1,000Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$470,758No
Rob PortmanROH$0$136,446No
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$0$7,100Yes
Jim RischRID$0$50,602No
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$91,967No
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$1,079,229No
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$4,400Yes
Tim ScottRSC$0$270,262No
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,200No
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$50No
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$0$250Yes
John ThuneRSD$0$217,753No
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,505,001No
Mark UdallDCO$0$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$2,000Yes
David VitterRLA$0$152,726No
John E. WalshDMT$0$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$1,700Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$3,300Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$7,250No
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$18,050No
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$123,544No
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$0$18,900No
Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$2,500Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$500Yes
Roy BluntRMO$0$121,894No
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$6,100Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$41,995No
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$250Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$54,900No
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$0$2,500Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$500Not Voting
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$53,500No
Tom CoburnROK$0$82,843Not Voting
William Thad CochranRMS$0$7,250No
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$21,650No
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$2,000Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$34,870No
John CornynRTX$0$111,505No
Mike CrapoRID$0$0No
Ted CruzRTX$0$1,604,462No
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0No
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$1,000Yes
Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221No
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,340,739No
Al FrankenDMN$0$250Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$12,800Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$48,088No
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$45,150No
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$30,950No
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$500Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$0$129,837No
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0Yes
John HoevenRND$0$14,100No
Jim InhofeROK$0$43,575No
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$25,250No
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0No
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$154,707No
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$0$1,350Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$0$177,549No
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$100,917No
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$1,000Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$189,643No
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$500Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$260,256No
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$1,000Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$1,000Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$8,200No
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$2,750No
Chris MurphyDCT$0$250Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$1,000Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$470,758No
Rob PortmanROH$0$136,446No
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$0$7,100Yes
Jim RischRID$0$50,602No
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$91,967No
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$1,079,229No
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$4,400Yes
Tim ScottRSC$0$270,262No
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,200No
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$50No
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$0$250Yes
John ThuneRSD$0$217,753No
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,505,001No
Mark UdallDCO$0$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$2,000Yes
David VitterRLA$0$152,726No
John E. WalshDMT$0$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$1,700Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$3,300Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$7,250No
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$9,043,639
Fiscal & tax policy$48,650
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