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S. 181 - Startup Act

Economics and public finance. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to jump-start economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Startup Act

S. 181 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to jump-start economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to jump-start economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Startup Act
  • Startup Act
Sponsor
Jerry Moran
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Economics and public finance
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Business investment and capital
  • Capital gains tax
  • Census and government statistics
  • Congressional oversight
  • Economic development
  • Economic performance and conditions
  • Education programs funding
  • Employment taxes
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Foreign labor
  • Government information and archives
  • Government trust funds
  • Higher education
  • Immigration status and procedures
  • Income tax credits
  • Income tax exclusion
  • Income tax rates
  • Research administration and funding
  • Research and development
  • Science and engineering education
  • Securities
  • Small business
  • Social security and elderly assistance
  • Teaching, teachers, curricula
  • Technology transfer and commercialization
  • Urban and suburban affairs and development
  • Visas and passports
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Major Actions
Introduced1/16/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/16/2015
1/16/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
1/16/2015Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

7 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Startup Act

7 organizations supported this bill

Association for Competitive Technology
Bernard, Courtney (2015, February 11). ACT | The App Association announces support for The Startup Act of 2015. Retrieved February 13, 2015, from ACT The App Association.
Consumer Electronics Association
Shapiro, Gary (2015, January 16). CEA Praises Introduction of Startup Act. Retrieved January 20, 2015, from Consumer Electronics Association.
Information Technology Industry Council
Office of Sen. Jerry Moran (2015, January 16). Startup Act Introduced by Sens. Moran, Warner in 114th Congress. Retrieved January 22, 2015, from Jerry Moran United States Senator for Kansas.
Partnership for a New American Economy
Partnership for a New American Economy (2015, January 21). Statement on Senators Jerry Moran and Mark Warner’s Startup Act to Encourage Business Creation and Growth. Retrieved January 28, 2015, from Partnership for a New American Economy.
Revolution
Office of Sen. Jerry Moran (2015, January 16). Startup Act Introduced by Sens. Moran, Warner in 114th Congress. Retrieved January 21, 2015, from Jerry Moran United States Senator for Kansas.
Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
Kerrigan, Karen (2015, May 22). "Startup Act" (H.R. 962). Retrieved May 22, 2015, from SBE Council.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Josten, Bruce R. (2015, February 11). Letter on S. 181, the “Startup Act". Retrieved February 13, 2015, from U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

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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$74,428$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$274,369$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$100,226$0
John BarrassoRWY$55,400$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$290,763$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$187,643$0
Roy BluntRMO$155,150$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$436,675$0
John BoozmanRAR$49,050$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$3,800$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$101,344$0
Richard BurrRNC$131,392$0
Maria CantwellDWA$303,823$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$61,799$0
Ben CardinDMD$56,412$0
Tom CarperDDE$86,620$0
Bob CaseyDPA$89,730$0
Bill CassidyRLA$137,433$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$8,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$51,250$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$73,550$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$139,700$0
Bob CorkerRTN$89,828$0
John CornynRTX$159,291$0
Tom CottonRAR$128,050$0
Mike CrapoRID$101,640$0
Ted CruzRTX$196,720$0
Steve DainesRMT$158,915$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$36,675$0
Dick DurbinDIL$87,250$0
Mike EnziRWY$43,750$0
Joni ErnstRIA$29,099$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$146,759$0
Deb FischerRNE$36,700$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$124,375$0
Al FrankenDMN$151,353$0
Cory GardnerRCO$163,252$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$185,101$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$170,800$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$86,200$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$347,581$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$64,250$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$45,577$0
Dean HellerRNV$177,889$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$83,164$0
John HoevenRND$28,050$0
Jim InhofeROK$28,700$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$125,850$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$160,375$0
Tim KaineDVA$335,075$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$39,738$0
Mark KirkRIL$99,150$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$99,598$0
James LankfordROK$70,500$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$110,455$0
Mike LeeRUT$217,730$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$59,916$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$394,330$0
John McCainRAZ$189,600$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$172,205$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$338,342$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$120,573$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$123,975$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$60,812$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$47,493$0
Chris MurphyDCT$96,500$0
Patty MurrayDWA$346,624$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$133,109$0
Rand PaulRKY$90,604$0
David PerdueRGA$109,978$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$109,050$0
Rob PortmanROH$325,754$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$18,700$0
Harry ReidDNV$62,600$0
Jim RischRID$53,350$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$83,100$0
Mike RoundsRSD$48,450$0
Marco RubioRFL$272,468$0
Bernie SandersIVT$10,961$0
Ben SasseRNE$53,250$0
Brian SchatzDHI$90,200$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$442,634$0
Tim ScottRSC$115,500$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$7,500$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$136,815$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$24,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$63,086$0
Dan SullivanRAK$143,549$0
Jon TesterDMT$123,339$0
John ThuneRSD$144,518$0
Thom TillisRNC$140,429$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$257,180$0
Tom UdallDNM$60,233$0
David VitterRLA$24,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$400,190$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$431,121$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$141,149$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$26,350$0
Ron WydenDOR$271,725$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$74,428$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$274,369$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$100,226$0
John BarrassoRWY$55,400$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$290,763$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$187,643$0
Roy BluntRMO$155,150$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$436,675$0
John BoozmanRAR$49,050$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$3,800$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$101,344$0
Richard BurrRNC$131,392$0
Maria CantwellDWA$303,823$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$61,799$0
Ben CardinDMD$56,412$0
Tom CarperDDE$86,620$0
Bob CaseyDPA$89,730$0
Bill CassidyRLA$137,433$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$8,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$51,250$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$73,550$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$139,700$0
Bob CorkerRTN$89,828$0
John CornynRTX$159,291$0
Tom CottonRAR$128,050$0
Mike CrapoRID$101,640$0
Ted CruzRTX$196,720$0
Steve DainesRMT$158,915$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$36,675$0
Dick DurbinDIL$87,250$0
Mike EnziRWY$43,750$0
Joni ErnstRIA$29,099$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$146,759$0
Deb FischerRNE$36,700$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$124,375$0
Al FrankenDMN$151,353$0
Cory GardnerRCO$163,252$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$185,101$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$170,800$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$86,200$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$347,581$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$64,250$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$45,577$0
Dean HellerRNV$177,889$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$83,164$0
John HoevenRND$28,050$0
Jim InhofeROK$28,700$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$125,850$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$160,375$0
Tim KaineDVA$335,075$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$39,738$0
Mark KirkRIL$99,150$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$99,598$0
James LankfordROK$70,500$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$110,455$0
Mike LeeRUT$217,730$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$59,916$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$394,330$0
John McCainRAZ$189,600$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$172,205$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$338,342$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$120,573$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$123,975$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$60,812$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$47,493$0
Chris MurphyDCT$96,500$0
Patty MurrayDWA$346,624$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$133,109$0
Rand PaulRKY$90,604$0
David PerdueRGA$109,978$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$109,050$0
Rob PortmanROH$325,754$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$18,700$0
Harry ReidDNV$62,600$0
Jim RischRID$53,350$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$83,100$0
Mike RoundsRSD$48,450$0
Marco RubioRFL$272,468$0
Bernie SandersIVT$10,961$0
Ben SasseRNE$53,250$0
Brian SchatzDHI$90,200$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$442,634$0
Tim ScottRSC$115,500$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$7,500$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$136,815$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$24,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$63,086$0
Dan SullivanRAK$143,549$0
Jon TesterDMT$123,339$0
John ThuneRSD$144,518$0
Thom TillisRNC$140,429$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$257,180$0
Tom UdallDNM$60,233$0
David VitterRLA$24,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$400,190$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$431,121$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$141,149$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$26,350$0
Ron WydenDOR$271,725$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Venture capital$4,972,255
Computer software$4,556,122
Electronics manufacturing & services$1,433,209
Computer manufacture & services$903,616
Internet & Online Services$579,662
Small business associations$392,318
Chambers of commerce$358,176
Communications & Electronics$170,401

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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