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S. 1133 - Arbitration Fairness Act of 2015

Law. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Arbitration Fairness Act of 2015

S. 1133 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration.
Other Titles
  • Arbitration Fairness Act of 2015
  • Arbitration Fairness Act of 2015
Sponsor
Al Franken
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Law
  • Alternative dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration
  • Competition and antitrust
  • Consumer affairs
  • Contracts and agency
  • Labor-management relations
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Major Actions
Introduced4/29/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/29/2015
4/29/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
4/29/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$750
$45,000
$6,396,942
$547,752
$6,990,444
$0
6 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Arbitration Fairness Act of 2015

6 organizations supported this bill

Alliance for Justice
Alliance for Justice (2015, April 30). AFJ praises bills that would curb forced arbitration. Retrieved May 1, 2015, from Alliance for Justice.
American Association for Justice
American Association for Justice (2015, April 29). Congress Takes Action to Restore Access to Justice for Americans. Retrieved May 1, 2015, from American Association for Justice.
Consumer Action
Consumer Action (2015, November 12). Protect your right to a (real) court trial. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from Consumer Action.
National Association of Consumer Advocates
National Association of Consumer Advocates & National Consumer Law Center (2015, April 30). National Association of Consumer Advocates and the National Consumer Law Center Support Reintroduction of Landmark Legislation to Restore Consumers, Workers, and Small Businesses’ Access to Justice. Retrieved May 1, 2015, from National Association of Consumer Advocates.
National Employment Lawyers Association
National Employment Lawyers Association (2015, April 29). The National Employment Lawyers Association Applauds Bill Banning Forced Arbitration Restoring Access To America’s Civil Justice System. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from National Employment Lawyers Association.
Public Citizen
Public Citizen (2015, November 16). Tell Congress to End Forced Arbitration; Stop the Corporate Attack on Our Rights. Retrieved November 16, 2015, from Public Citizen.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, 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
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$18,650$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$29,700$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$84,788$0
John BarrassoRWY$833$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$121,942$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$256,034$0
Roy BluntRMO$93,380$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$154,886$0
John BoozmanRAR$450$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$7,800$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$236,971$0
Richard BurrRNC$8,000$0
Maria CantwellDWA$148,321$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$8,500$0
Ben CardinDMD$51,300$0
Tom CarperDDE$8,350$0
Bob CaseyDPA$92,398$0
Bill CassidyRLA$4,149$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$-900$0
William Thad CochranRMS$12,600$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$4,500$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$154,399$0
Bob CorkerRTN$70,256$0
John CornynRTX$5,600$0
Tom CottonRAR$22,167$0
Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$36,050$0
Steve DainesRMT$1,125$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$87,009$0
Dick DurbinDIL$274,350$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$29,272$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$269,363$0
Cory GardnerRCO$13,911$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$152,712$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$134,250$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$3,950$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$21,983$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$77,159$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$156,972$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$142,350$0
John HoevenRND$500$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,700$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,050$0
Tim KaineDVA$269,946$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$35,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$10,300$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$83,037$0
James LankfordROK$8,000$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$33,975$0
Mike LeeRUT$8,000$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$24,500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$180,120$0
John McCainRAZ$1,500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$404,078$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$50,150$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$162,550$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$68,971$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$3,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$15,200$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$4,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$109,186$0
Patty MurrayDWA$79,088$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$438,951$0
Rand PaulRKY$500$0
David PerdueRGA$2,500$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$154,794$0
Rob PortmanROH$12,340$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$105,776$0
Harry ReidDNV$112,836$0
Jim RischRID$1,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$7,039$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$9,250$0
Bernie SandersIVT$28,100$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$0
Brian SchatzDHI$134,210$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$304,160$0
Tim ScottRSC$500$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$159,958$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$7,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$40,022$0
Dan SullivanRAK$2,600$0
Jon TesterDMT$256,207$0
John ThuneRSD$4,200$0
Thom TillisRNC$500$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$14,250$0
Tom UdallDNM$56,482$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$65,700$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$339,098$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$116,290$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$49,300$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$18,650$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$29,700$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$84,788$0
John BarrassoRWY$833$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$121,942$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$256,034$0
Roy BluntRMO$93,380$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$154,886$0
John BoozmanRAR$450$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$7,800$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$236,971$0
Richard BurrRNC$8,000$0
Maria CantwellDWA$148,321$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$8,500$0
Ben CardinDMD$51,300$0
Tom CarperDDE$8,350$0
Bob CaseyDPA$92,398$0
Bill CassidyRLA$4,149$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$-900$0
William Thad CochranRMS$12,600$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$4,500$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$154,399$0
Bob CorkerRTN$70,256$0
John CornynRTX$5,600$0
Tom CottonRAR$22,167$0
Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$36,050$0
Steve DainesRMT$1,125$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$87,009$0
Dick DurbinDIL$274,350$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$29,272$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$269,363$0
Cory GardnerRCO$13,911$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$152,712$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$134,250$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$3,950$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$21,983$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$77,159$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$156,972$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$142,350$0
John HoevenRND$500$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,700$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,050$0
Tim KaineDVA$269,946$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$35,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$10,300$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$83,037$0
James LankfordROK$8,000$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$33,975$0
Mike LeeRUT$8,000$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$24,500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$180,120$0
John McCainRAZ$1,500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$404,078$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$50,150$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$162,550$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$68,971$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$3,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$15,200$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$4,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$109,186$0
Patty MurrayDWA$79,088$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$438,951$0
Rand PaulRKY$500$0
David PerdueRGA$2,500$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$154,794$0
Rob PortmanROH$12,340$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$105,776$0
Harry ReidDNV$112,836$0
Jim RischRID$1,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$7,039$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$9,250$0
Bernie SandersIVT$28,100$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$0
Brian SchatzDHI$134,210$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$304,160$0
Tim ScottRSC$500$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$159,958$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$7,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$40,022$0
Dan SullivanRAK$2,600$0
Jon TesterDMT$256,207$0
John ThuneRSD$4,200$0
Thom TillisRNC$500$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$14,250$0
Tom UdallDNM$56,482$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$65,700$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$339,098$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$116,290$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$49,300$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Trial lawyers & law firms$6,396,942
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Human Rights$45,000
Consumer groups$750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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