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S. 1656 - Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act

Taxation. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the publicly traded partnership ownership structure to energy power generation projects and transportation fuels, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act

S. 1656 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the publicly traded partnership ownership structure to energy power generation projects and transportation fuels, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the publicly traded partnership ownership structure to energy power generation projects and transportation fuels, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act
  • Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act
Sponsor
Christopher A. Coons
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Alternative and renewable resources
  • Climate change and greenhouse gases
  • Corporate finance and management
  • Electric power generation and transmission
  • Energy efficiency and conservation
  • Energy storage, supplies, demand
  • Lighting and heating
  • Motor fuels
  • Solid waste and recycling
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
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Major Actions
Introduced6/24/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/24/2015
6/24/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
6/24/2015Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

14 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act

14 organizations supported this bill

Advanced Energy Economy
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Algae Biomass Organization
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Alliance to Save Energy
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
American Council on Renewable Energy
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Biotechnology Industry Organization
Biotechnology Industry Organization (2015, June 25). BIO Applauds MLP Parity Act; Thanks House and Senate Sponsors. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Business Wire.
Ceres, Inc.
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Combined Heat & Power Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Heat is Power Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Malachite LLC
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
National Association of State Energy Officials
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Pew Charitable Trusts
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association
Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association (2016, February 2). Capitol Hill Update: MLP Parity Act will stimulate energy efficient investment. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association.
Solar Energy Industries Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.
Third Way
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 11). MLP Parity Act Support Letter. Retrieved April 13, 2016, from Heat is Power Association.

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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$76,382$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$117,405$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$202,771$0
John BarrassoRWY$56,500$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$686,317$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$134,995$0
Roy BluntRMO$215,330$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$249,437$0
John BoozmanRAR$22,600$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,500$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$222,131$0
Richard BurrRNC$144,950$0
Maria CantwellDWA$281,401$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$93,900$0
Ben CardinDMD$79,775$0
Tom CarperDDE$63,519$0
Bob CaseyDPA$141,304$0
Bill CassidyRLA$198,775$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$13,100$0
William Thad CochranRMS$41,450$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$97,247$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$68,450$0
Bob CorkerRTN$61,200$0
John CornynRTX$217,150$0
Tom CottonRAR$72,753$0
Mike CrapoRID$37,320$0
Ted CruzRTX$333,162$0
Steve DainesRMT$48,283$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$80,996$0
Dick DurbinDIL$143,411$0
Mike EnziRWY$48,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$16,550$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$130,472$0
Deb FischerRNE$66,150$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$46,464$0
Al FrankenDMN$199,553$0
Cory GardnerRCO$225,206$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$154,372$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$71,445$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$176,891$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$161,568$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$385,194$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$60,772$0
Dean HellerRNV$113,021$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$76,901$0
John HoevenRND$75,524$0
Jim InhofeROK$46,150$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$71,700$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$58,645$0
Tim KaineDVA$446,145$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$116,070$0
Mark KirkRIL$82,725$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$63,722$0
James LankfordROK$113,747$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$60,368$0
Mike LeeRUT$27,500$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$53,900$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$597,869$0
John McCainRAZ$44,200$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$103,547$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$207,250$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$136,825$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$222,040$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$21,061$0
Jerry MoranRKS$52,658$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$197,768$0
Chris MurphyDCT$177,146$0
Patty MurrayDWA$228,379$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$148,632$0
Rand PaulRKY$29,532$0
David PerdueRGA$39,282$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$546,322$0
Rob PortmanROH$181,770$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$35,075$0
Harry ReidDNV$95,842$0
Jim RischRID$20,050$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$74,851$0
Mike RoundsRSD$35,933$0
Marco RubioRFL$144,693$0
Bernie SandersIVT$61,797$0
Ben SasseRNE$71,517$0
Brian SchatzDHI$390,914$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$385,028$0
Tim ScottRSC$86,475$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$16,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$297,996$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$11,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$122,547$0
Dan SullivanRAK$69,527$0
Jon TesterDMT$358,935$0
John ThuneRSD$131,175$0
Thom TillisRNC$59,550$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$142,272$0
Tom UdallDNM$231,044$0
David VitterRLA$43,100$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$101,188$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$322,045$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$198,243$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$26,950$0
Ron WydenDOR$351,308$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$76,382$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$117,405$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$202,771$0
John BarrassoRWY$56,500$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$686,317$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$134,995$0
Roy BluntRMO$215,330$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$249,437$0
John BoozmanRAR$22,600$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,500$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$222,131$0
Richard BurrRNC$144,950$0
Maria CantwellDWA$281,401$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$93,900$0
Ben CardinDMD$79,775$0
Tom CarperDDE$63,519$0
Bob CaseyDPA$141,304$0
Bill CassidyRLA$198,775$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$13,100$0
William Thad CochranRMS$41,450$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$97,247$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$68,450$0
Bob CorkerRTN$61,200$0
John CornynRTX$217,150$0
Tom CottonRAR$72,753$0
Mike CrapoRID$37,320$0
Ted CruzRTX$333,162$0
Steve DainesRMT$48,283$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$80,996$0
Dick DurbinDIL$143,411$0
Mike EnziRWY$48,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$16,550$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$130,472$0
Deb FischerRNE$66,150$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$46,464$0
Al FrankenDMN$199,553$0
Cory GardnerRCO$225,206$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$154,372$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$71,445$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$176,891$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$161,568$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$385,194$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$60,772$0
Dean HellerRNV$113,021$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$76,901$0
John HoevenRND$75,524$0
Jim InhofeROK$46,150$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$71,700$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$58,645$0
Tim KaineDVA$446,145$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$116,070$0
Mark KirkRIL$82,725$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$63,722$0
James LankfordROK$113,747$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$60,368$0
Mike LeeRUT$27,500$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$53,900$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$597,869$0
John McCainRAZ$44,200$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$103,547$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$207,250$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$136,825$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$222,040$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$21,061$0
Jerry MoranRKS$52,658$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$197,768$0
Chris MurphyDCT$177,146$0
Patty MurrayDWA$228,379$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$148,632$0
Rand PaulRKY$29,532$0
David PerdueRGA$39,282$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$546,322$0
Rob PortmanROH$181,770$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$35,075$0
Harry ReidDNV$95,842$0
Jim RischRID$20,050$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$74,851$0
Mike RoundsRSD$35,933$0
Marco RubioRFL$144,693$0
Bernie SandersIVT$61,797$0
Ben SasseRNE$71,517$0
Brian SchatzDHI$390,914$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$385,028$0
Tim ScottRSC$86,475$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$16,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$297,996$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$11,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$122,547$0
Dan SullivanRAK$69,527$0
Jon TesterDMT$358,935$0
John ThuneRSD$131,175$0
Thom TillisRNC$59,550$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$142,272$0
Tom UdallDNM$231,044$0
David VitterRLA$43,100$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$101,188$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$322,045$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$198,243$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$26,950$0
Ron WydenDOR$351,308$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,398,859
Energy production & distribution$2,269,378
Alternate energy production & services$2,063,952
Biotech products & research$1,849,495
Independent power generation & cogeneration$727,040
Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$547,888
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Environmental services, equipment & consulting$527,791
Energy, Natural Resources and Environment$127,450
Public official (elected or appointed)$113,000

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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