S. 1741 - TESR Act

Transportation and public works. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to establish tire fuel efficiency minimum performance standards, improve tire registration, help consumers identify recalled tires, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

TESR Act

S. 1741 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to establish tire fuel efficiency minimum performance standards, improve tire registration, help consumers identify recalled tires, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to establish tire fuel efficiency minimum performance standards, improve tire registration, help consumers identify recalled tires, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • TESR Act
  • Tire Efficiency, Safety, and Registration Act of 2015
  • TESR Act
Sponsor
Lindsey Graham
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Transportation and public works
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Consumer affairs
  • Department of Transportation
  • Energy efficiency and conservation
  • Government information and archives
  • Motor vehicles
  • Product safety and quality
  • Retail and wholesale trades
  • Transportation safety and security
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced7/09/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced7/09/2015
7/09/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
7/09/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $-750 Against $7,200
  2. January - February 2011 For $6,500 Against $2,300
  3. March - April 2011 For $23,090 Against $9,750
  4. May - June 2011 For $25,116 Against $12,500
  5. July - August 2011 For $3,250 Against $12,250
  6. September - October 2011 For $9,750 Against $17,250
  7. November - December 2011 For $12,200 Against $31,000
  8. January - February 2012 For $1,800 Against $11,500
  9. March - April 2012 For $15,000 Against $7,250
  10. May - June 2012 For $19,250 Against $51,800
  11. July - August 2012 For $18,566 Against $15,851
  12. September - October 2012 For $27,750 Against $50,878
  13. November - December 2012 For $200 Against $5,707
  14. January - February 2013 For $7,500 Against $5,250
  15. March - April 2013 For $16,350 Against $21,100
  16. May - June 2013 For $9,250 Against $22,000
  17. July - August 2013 For $17,116 Against $11,450
  18. September - October 2013 For $4,600 Against $26,219
  19. November - December 2013 For $25,300 Against $50,900
  20. January - February 2014 For $16,100 Against $30,933
  21. March - April 2014 For $16,500 Against $28,083
  22. May - June 2014 For $22,950 Against $49,600
  23. July - August 2014 For $19,870 Against $65,750
  24. September - October 2014 For $27,350 Against $78,150
  25. November - December 2014 For $5,500 Against $9,199
  26. January - February 2015 For $4,020 Against $6,750
  27. March - April 2015 For $36,410 Against $41,900
  28. May - June 2015 For $25,500 Against $23,700
  29. July - August 2015 For $8,089 Against $29,700
  30. September - October 2015 For $7,850 Against $28,274
  31. November - December 2015 For $32,650 Against $27,881
  32. January - February 2016 For $5,600 Against $31,900
  33. March - April 2016 For $42,950 Against $23,020
  34. May - June 2016 For $17,250 Against $61,270
  35. July - August 2016 For $22,815 Against $11,998
  36. September - October 2016 For $40,550 Against $90,327
  37. November - December 2016 For $3,000 Against $0

Votes

    1 Organization Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    TESR Act

    1 organization supported this bill

    Rubber Manufacturers Association
    Rubber Manufacturers Association (2015, July 10). Federal Tire Legislation Promotes Safety, Fuel Efficiency and Competitiveness: RMA Supports Measure Sponsored by Sen. Lindsey Graham. Retrieved September 2, 2015, from Rubber Manufacturers Association.

    1 organization opposed this bill

    Tire Industry Association
    Tire Industry Association (2015, July 13). July 13, 2015 Weekly Legislative Update. Retrieved September 2, 2015, from Tire Industry 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$4,250$13,333
    Kelly AyotteRNH$5,650$32,116
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,280$8,275
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$500$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$6,900$4,700
    Roy BluntRMO$17,400$60,400
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$3,000$1,000
    John BoozmanRAR$4,500$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$41,950$5,100
    Richard BurrRNC$14,650$30,500
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,500$500
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$3,500$8,700
    Ben CardinDMD$4,000$6,000
    Tom CarperDDE$500$1,000
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,250$1,000
    Bill CassidyRLA$4,850$8,600
    Daniel CoatsRIN$4,750$5,250
    William Thad CochranRMS$2,500$10,600
    Susan M. CollinsRME$2,600$1,333
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$2,250$2,000
    Bob CorkerRTN$25,030$12,000
    John CornynRTX$9,250$13,700
    Tom CottonRAR$5,600$13,900
    Mike CrapoRID$3,000$3,000
    Ted CruzRTX$1,250$16,616
    Steve DainesRMT$0$7,200
    Joe DonnellyDIN$6,750$10,500
    Dick DurbinDIL$5,000$11,000
    Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
    Joni ErnstRIA$1,000$3,000
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$3,500
    Deb FischerRNE$0$3,666
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,300$5,500
    Al FrankenDMN$8,450$9,700
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$19,550
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,000$1,000
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$21,998$20,000
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$4,750$5,100
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$2,500$1,500
    Martin HeinrichDNM$1,500$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
    Dean HellerRNV$2,500$24,900
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$500
    John HoevenRND$500$1,000
    Jim InhofeROK$5,250$250
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$4,000$32,324
    Ron JohnsonRWI$52,659$37,216
    Tim KaineDVA$2,750$2,500
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$1,000
    Mark KirkRIL$7,250$16,776
    Amy KlobucharDMN$2,000$6,000
    James LankfordROK$8,550$2,500
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$1,500
    Mike LeeRUT$0$4,100
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,000$8,500
    Ed MarkeyDMA$3,250$2,500
    John McCainRAZ$13,500$14,900
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,000$5,300
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$26,100$35,450
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$3,750
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$9,000$12,000
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$3,500$1,000
    Chris MurphyDCT$7,700$9,200
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,000$2,000
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,000$11,500
    Rand PaulRKY$14,500$13,900
    David PerdueRGA$1,000$11,750
    Gary C. PetersDMI$23,700$72,301
    Rob PortmanROH$55,675$52,834
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,500$0
    Jim RischRID$0$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$5,500$13,100
    Mike RoundsRSD$500$11,300
    Marco RubioRFL$9,300$11,900
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$4,800
    Ben SasseRNE$0$2,000
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$5,500
    Chuck SchumerDNY$6,500$4,600
    Tim ScottRSC$10,200$11,596
    Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$4,250
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$5,000$2,500
    Debbie StabenowDMI$17,450$66,238
    Dan SullivanRAK$2,600$17,600
    Jon TesterDMT$0$17,200
    John ThuneRSD$10,250$18,000
    Thom TillisRNC$2,000$18,900
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$16,900$19,316
    Tom UdallDNM$6,800$1,000
    David VitterRLA$4,000$1,000
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$6,000$12,200
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,250$1,500
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$8,800
    Roger F. WickerRMS$4,000$3,000
    Ron WydenDOR$5,500$4,000

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$4,250$13,333
    Kelly AyotteRNH$5,650$32,116
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,280$8,275
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$500$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$6,900$4,700
    Roy BluntRMO$17,400$60,400
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$3,000$1,000
    John BoozmanRAR$4,500$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$41,950$5,100
    Richard BurrRNC$14,650$30,500
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,500$500
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$3,500$8,700
    Ben CardinDMD$4,000$6,000
    Tom CarperDDE$500$1,000
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,250$1,000
    Bill CassidyRLA$4,850$8,600
    Daniel CoatsRIN$4,750$5,250
    William Thad CochranRMS$2,500$10,600
    Susan M. CollinsRME$2,600$1,333
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$2,250$2,000
    Bob CorkerRTN$25,030$12,000
    John CornynRTX$9,250$13,700
    Tom CottonRAR$5,600$13,900
    Mike CrapoRID$3,000$3,000
    Ted CruzRTX$1,250$16,616
    Steve DainesRMT$0$7,200
    Joe DonnellyDIN$6,750$10,500
    Dick DurbinDIL$5,000$11,000
    Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
    Joni ErnstRIA$1,000$3,000
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$3,500
    Deb FischerRNE$0$3,666
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,300$5,500
    Al FrankenDMN$8,450$9,700
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$19,550
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,000$1,000
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$21,998$20,000
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$4,750$5,100
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$2,500$1,500
    Martin HeinrichDNM$1,500$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
    Dean HellerRNV$2,500$24,900
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$500
    John HoevenRND$500$1,000
    Jim InhofeROK$5,250$250
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$4,000$32,324
    Ron JohnsonRWI$52,659$37,216
    Tim KaineDVA$2,750$2,500
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$1,000
    Mark KirkRIL$7,250$16,776
    Amy KlobucharDMN$2,000$6,000
    James LankfordROK$8,550$2,500
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$1,500
    Mike LeeRUT$0$4,100
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,000$8,500
    Ed MarkeyDMA$3,250$2,500
    John McCainRAZ$13,500$14,900
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,000$5,300
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$26,100$35,450
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$3,750
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$9,000$12,000
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$3,500$1,000
    Chris MurphyDCT$7,700$9,200
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,000$2,000
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,000$11,500
    Rand PaulRKY$14,500$13,900
    David PerdueRGA$1,000$11,750
    Gary C. PetersDMI$23,700$72,301
    Rob PortmanROH$55,675$52,834
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,500$0
    Jim RischRID$0$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$5,500$13,100
    Mike RoundsRSD$500$11,300
    Marco RubioRFL$9,300$11,900
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$4,800
    Ben SasseRNE$0$2,000
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$5,500
    Chuck SchumerDNY$6,500$4,600
    Tim ScottRSC$10,200$11,596
    Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$4,250
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$5,000$2,500
    Debbie StabenowDMI$17,450$66,238
    Dan SullivanRAK$2,600$17,600
    Jon TesterDMT$0$17,200
    John ThuneRSD$10,250$18,000
    Thom TillisRNC$2,000$18,900
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$16,900$19,316
    Tom UdallDNM$6,800$1,000
    David VitterRLA$4,000$1,000
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$6,000$12,200
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,250$1,500
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$8,800
    Roger F. WickerRMS$4,000$3,000
    Ron WydenDOR$5,500$4,000

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Plastics & Rubber processing & products$596,792

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Truck/Automotive parts & accessories$1,010,590
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