H.R. 2353 - Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015

Transportation and public works. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
Sponsor:
Summary:
To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Senate Vote: On Passage

by voice vote on May 23, 2015.

Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015

H.R. 2353 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
  • Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
  • Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
  • Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
  • Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
Sponsor
Bill Shuster
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Transportation and public works
  • Government information and archives
  • Government trust funds
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Indian lands and resources rights
  • Law enforcement administration and funding
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Marine pollution
  • Motor carriers
  • Oil and gas
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Public transit
  • Research administration and funding
  • Research and development
  • Roads and highways
  • Rural conditions and development
  • Sales and excise taxes
  • Transportation programs funding
  • Transportation safety and security
  • Wetlands
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced5/15/2015
Referred to Committee
Passed House5/19/2015
Senate5/23/2015
Signed by President5/29/2015
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 2353 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 20155/19/2015This motion DID NOT PASS the House
182 voted YES 241 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Passage: H R 2353 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 20155/19/2015This bill PASSED the House
387 voted YES 35 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenatePassed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.5/23/2015 by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/15/2015
5/15/2015Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Natural Resources, Science, Space, and Technology, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
5/15/2015Introduced in House
5/18/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
5/19/2015Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 271.
5/19/2015The rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1806, H.R. 2250, and H.R. 2353.
5/19/2015DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 2353.
5/19/2015The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
5/19/2015Ms. Esty moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Transportation.
5/19/2015Debate - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Esty motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment adding the following new Subtitle E-Passenger Rail Positive Train Control Funding pending a reservation of a point of order. Subsequently, the reservation was removed.
5/19/2015The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
5/19/2015POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Esty motion to recommit with instructions, the Chair put the question on adopting the motion to recommit and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Ms. Esty demanded the yeas and nays and pursuant to the order of the House of today, the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption until a time to be announced.
5/19/2015Considered as unfinished business.
5/19/2015Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
select this voteVote5/19/2015On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 2353 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage5/19/2015On Passage: H R 2353 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015
5/20/2015Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar5/21/2015Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 89.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage5/23/2015Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.
Presented to President5/26/2015Presented to President.
5/26/2015Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Signed5/29/2015Signed by President.
Enacted5/29/2015Became Public Law No: 114-21.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

$584,875
$635,786
$1,220,661
$0
2 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015: Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.

2 organizations supported this bill

National Association of Manufacturers
Newhouse, Aric (2015, May 19). NAM Key Vote Letter in Support of HR 2353. Retrieved October 24, 2016, from National Association of Manufacturers.
Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO
Wytkind, Edward (2015, May 19). Support Short-Term Extension of Highway/Transit Programs, Move on Long-Term Bill. Retrieved September 3, 2015, from Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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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, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$26,280$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$17,250$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$500$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$7,250$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$9,000$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$25,900$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$3,500$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,000$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$16,950$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$23,500$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$250$0Yes
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$6,200$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$12,000$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$11,000$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$14,000$0Yes
Bill CassidyRLA$31,100$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$4,000$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$10,800$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$6,450$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$10,000$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$16,500$0Yes
John CornynRTX$15,000$0Yes
Tom CottonRAR$13,150$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$2,000$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$16,244$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$11,300$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$11,000$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$13,000$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$3,000$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$17,000$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$3,750$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$15,250$0Yes
Cory GardnerRCO$10,650$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$15,360$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$4,000$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$7,000$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$19,500$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$10,500$0Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$22,150$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$5,000$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$20,750$0Yes
John HoevenRND$18,425$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$1,000$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,100$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$20,680$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$24,750$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$15,000$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$21,000$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$28,650$0Yes
James LankfordROK$4,600$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$-500$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$11,000$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$20,000$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$12,400$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$30,900$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$28,200$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$24,500$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$16,000$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$1,000$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$5,000$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$5,000$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$8,750$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$22,500$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$7,900$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$10,900$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$16,000$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$43,062$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$19,000$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$10,000$0Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,900$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$10,300$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$24,750$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$15,000$0Yes
Ben SasseRNE$11,650$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$12,500$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$26,360$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$16,550$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$13,000$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,500$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$6,750$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$24,550$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$24,500$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$2,500$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$16,850$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$20,200$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$6,500$0Yes
David VitterRLA$1,000$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$8,750$0Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$16,700$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$12,000$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$1,000$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$9,000$0Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$26,280$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$17,250$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$500$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$7,250$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$9,000$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$25,900$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$3,500$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,000$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$16,950$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$23,500$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$250$0Yes
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$6,200$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$12,000$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$11,000$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$14,000$0Yes
Bill CassidyRLA$31,100$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$4,000$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$10,800$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$6,450$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$10,000$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$16,500$0Yes
John CornynRTX$15,000$0Yes
Tom CottonRAR$13,150$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$2,000$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$16,244$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$11,300$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$11,000$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$13,000$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$3,000$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$17,000$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$3,750$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$15,250$0Yes
Cory GardnerRCO$10,650$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$15,360$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$4,000$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$7,000$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$19,500$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$10,500$0Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$22,150$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$5,000$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$20,750$0Yes
John HoevenRND$18,425$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$1,000$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,100$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$20,680$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$24,750$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$15,000$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$21,000$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$28,650$0Yes
James LankfordROK$4,600$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$-500$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$11,000$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$20,000$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$12,400$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$30,900$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$28,200$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$24,500$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$16,000$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$1,000$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$5,000$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$5,000$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$8,750$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$22,500$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$7,900$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$10,900$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$16,000$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$43,062$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$19,000$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$10,000$0Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,900$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$10,300$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$24,750$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$15,000$0Yes
Ben SasseRNE$11,650$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$12,500$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$26,360$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$16,550$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$13,000$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,500$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$6,750$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$24,550$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$24,500$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$2,500$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$16,850$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$20,200$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$6,500$0Yes
David VitterRLA$1,000$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$8,750$0Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$16,700$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$12,000$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$1,000$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$9,000$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Manufacturing$635,786
Transportation unions$584,875

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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