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S. 1526 - Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2015

Government operations and politics. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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A bill to amend title 10 and title 41, United States Code, to improve the manner in which Federal contracts for construction and design services are awarded, to prohibit the use of reverse auctions for design and construction services procurements, to amend title 31 and 41, United States Code, to improve the payment protections available to construction contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers… More
A bill to amend title 10 and title 41, United States Code, to improve the manner in which Federal contracts for construction and design services are awarded, to prohibit the use of reverse auctions for design and construction services procurements, to amend title 31 and 41, United States Code, to improve the payment protections available to construction contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers for work performed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2015

S. 1526 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend title 10 and title 41, United States Code, to improve the manner in which Federal contracts for construction and design services are awarded, to prohibit the use of reverse auctions for design and construction services procurements, to amend title 31 and 41, United States Code, to improve the payment protections available to construction contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers for work performed, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title 10 and title 41, United States Code, to improve the manner in which Federal contracts for construction and design services are awarded, to prohibit the use of reverse auctions for design and construction services procurements, to amend title 31 and 41, United States Code, to improve the payment protections available to construction contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers for work performed, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2015
  • Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2015
  • Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2015
Sponsor
Rob Portman
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government operations and politics
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Building construction
  • Congressional oversight
  • Contracts and agency
  • Financial services and investments
  • Government buildings, facilities, and property
  • Government liability
  • Government studies and investigations
  • Military procurement, research, weapons development
  • Minority and disadvantaged businesses
  • Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
  • Public contracts and procurement
  • Small business
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Major Actions
Introduced6/08/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/08/2015
6/08/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
6/08/2015Introduced in Senate
Put on a legislative calendar2/10/2016Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
10/27/2016Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson under authority of the order of the Senate of 09/29/2016 with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 114-366.
Put on a legislative calendar10/27/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 656.
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

16 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2015

16 organizations supported this bill

American Council of Engineering Companies
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
American Institute of Architects
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
American Society of Civil Engineers
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
American Subcontractors Association
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Associated General Contractors of America
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
construction management association of america
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Council on Federal Procurement of Architectural and Engineering Services
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Design Build Institute of America
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Independent Electrical Contractors
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
National Association of Surety Bond Producers
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
National Electrical Contractors Association
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
National Society of Professional Surveyors
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.
Surety & Fidelity Association of America
Construction Industry Procurement Coalition (2016, February 2). RE: Support S. 1526 at the February 10 Senate HSGAC Markup. Retrieved October 31, 2016, from Associated General Contractors of America.

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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$193,492$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$471,125$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$103,605$0
John BarrassoRWY$197,083$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$287,693$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$118,563$0
Roy BluntRMO$470,705$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$453,534$0
John BoozmanRAR$134,219$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$9,068$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$431,643$0
Richard BurrRNC$345,545$0
Maria CantwellDWA$82,473$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$479,021$0
Ben CardinDMD$313,192$0
Tom CarperDDE$213,010$0
Bob CaseyDPA$326,031$0
Bill CassidyRLA$657,767$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$54,550$0
William Thad CochranRMS$219,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$184,900$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$103,300$0
Bob CorkerRTN$490,481$0
John CornynRTX$506,078$0
Tom CottonRAR$387,766$0
Mike CrapoRID$347,400$0
Ted CruzRTX$430,172$0
Steve DainesRMT$382,200$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$251,769$0
Dick DurbinDIL$202,762$0
Mike EnziRWY$121,900$0
Joni ErnstRIA$130,215$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$146,200$0
Deb FischerRNE$274,649$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$216,650$0
Al FrankenDMN$98,119$0
Cory GardnerRCO$455,360$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$425,625$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$324,788$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$280,251$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$387,103$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$108,330$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$131,065$0
Dean HellerRNV$459,466$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$189,894$0
John HoevenRND$129,565$0
Jim InhofeROK$183,710$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$309,800$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$457,551$0
Tim KaineDVA$286,899$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$87,950$0
Mark KirkRIL$332,639$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$139,573$0
James LankfordROK$331,059$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$37,250$0
Mike LeeRUT$102,485$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$153,554$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$230,950$0
John McCainRAZ$235,915$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$214,363$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$838,750$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$633,925$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$102,475$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$29,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$214,395$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$150,325$0
Chris MurphyDCT$301,387$0
Patty MurrayDWA$263,910$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$342,538$0
Rand PaulRKY$242,425$0
David PerdueRGA$292,716$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$267,500$0
Rob PortmanROH$843,270$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$172,325$0
Harry ReidDNV$98,000$0
Jim RischRID$66,820$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$409,317$0
Mike RoundsRSD$186,700$0
Marco RubioRFL$636,426$0
Bernie SandersIVT$15,738$0
Ben SasseRNE$219,643$0
Brian SchatzDHI$355,393$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$768,525$0
Tim ScottRSC$609,495$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$73,600$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$112,241$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$238,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$254,088$0
Dan SullivanRAK$228,185$0
Jon TesterDMT$297,227$0
John ThuneRSD$322,043$0
Thom TillisRNC$288,450$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$842,921$0
Tom UdallDNM$95,255$0
David VitterRLA$177,600$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$356,900$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$247,173$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$74,791$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$175,353$0
Ron WydenDOR$327,979$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$193,492$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$471,125$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$103,605$0
John BarrassoRWY$197,083$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$287,693$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$118,563$0
Roy BluntRMO$470,705$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$453,534$0
John BoozmanRAR$134,219$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$9,068$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$431,643$0
Richard BurrRNC$345,545$0
Maria CantwellDWA$82,473$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$479,021$0
Ben CardinDMD$313,192$0
Tom CarperDDE$213,010$0
Bob CaseyDPA$326,031$0
Bill CassidyRLA$657,767$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$54,550$0
William Thad CochranRMS$219,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$184,900$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$103,300$0
Bob CorkerRTN$490,481$0
John CornynRTX$506,078$0
Tom CottonRAR$387,766$0
Mike CrapoRID$347,400$0
Ted CruzRTX$430,172$0
Steve DainesRMT$382,200$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$251,769$0
Dick DurbinDIL$202,762$0
Mike EnziRWY$121,900$0
Joni ErnstRIA$130,215$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$146,200$0
Deb FischerRNE$274,649$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$216,650$0
Al FrankenDMN$98,119$0
Cory GardnerRCO$455,360$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$425,625$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$324,788$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$280,251$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$387,103$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$108,330$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$131,065$0
Dean HellerRNV$459,466$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$189,894$0
John HoevenRND$129,565$0
Jim InhofeROK$183,710$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$309,800$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$457,551$0
Tim KaineDVA$286,899$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$87,950$0
Mark KirkRIL$332,639$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$139,573$0
James LankfordROK$331,059$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$37,250$0
Mike LeeRUT$102,485$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$153,554$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$230,950$0
John McCainRAZ$235,915$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$214,363$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$838,750$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$633,925$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$102,475$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$29,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$214,395$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$150,325$0
Chris MurphyDCT$301,387$0
Patty MurrayDWA$263,910$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$342,538$0
Rand PaulRKY$242,425$0
David PerdueRGA$292,716$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$267,500$0
Rob PortmanROH$843,270$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$172,325$0
Harry ReidDNV$98,000$0
Jim RischRID$66,820$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$409,317$0
Mike RoundsRSD$186,700$0
Marco RubioRFL$636,426$0
Bernie SandersIVT$15,738$0
Ben SasseRNE$219,643$0
Brian SchatzDHI$355,393$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$768,525$0
Tim ScottRSC$609,495$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$73,600$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$112,241$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$238,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$254,088$0
Dan SullivanRAK$228,185$0
Jon TesterDMT$297,227$0
John ThuneRSD$322,043$0
Thom TillisRNC$288,450$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$842,921$0
Tom UdallDNM$95,255$0
David VitterRLA$177,600$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$356,900$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$247,173$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$74,791$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$175,353$0
Ron WydenDOR$327,979$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Insurance companies, brokers & agents$10,016,167
Construction, unclassified$4,267,877
Public works, industrial & commercial construction$3,831,210
Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$3,460,918
Securities, commodities & investment$2,013,351
Architectural services$1,184,409
Special trade contractors$1,180,587
Electrical contractors$1,004,575
Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$547,888
Builders associations$431,550
Surveying$66,297

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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