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S. 2579 - Drinking Water Safety and Infrastructure Act

Environmental protection. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to provide additional support to ensure safe drinking water. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Drinking Water Safety and Infrastructure Act

S. 2579 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to provide additional support to ensure safe drinking water. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide additional support to ensure safe drinking water.
Other Titles
  • Drinking Water Safety and Infrastructure Act
  • Drinking Water Safety and Infrastructure Act
Sponsor
Debbie Stabenow
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Advisory bodies
  • Child health
  • Congressional oversight
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Environmental health
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Government information and archives
  • Government lending and loan guarantees
  • Government studies and investigations
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Health information and medical records
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Housing and community development funding
  • Hybrid, electric, and advanced technology vehicles
  • Industrial facilities
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical research
  • Medical tests and diagnostic methods
  • Michigan
  • Poverty and welfare assistance
  • Residential rehabilitation and home repair
  • State and local finance
  • Urban and suburban affairs and development
  • Water quality
  • Water use and supply
  • Women's health
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Major Actions
Introduced2/24/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/24/2016
2/24/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
2/24/2016Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

10 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Drinking Water Safety and Infrastructure Act

10 organizations supported this bill

American Public Health Association
Benjamin, Georges C. (2016, March 7). APHA Support Letter for S. 2579. Retrieved April 22, 2016, from American Public Health Association.
American Water Works Association
American Water Works Association (2016, April 13). AWWA to Congress: Protection from lead today, while working for future without lead service lines. Retrieved April 22, 2016, from American Water Works Association.
Coalition on Human Needs
Weinstein, Deborah (2016, March 2). CHN Support Letter for Drinking Water Safety and Infrastructure Act. Retrieved March 3, 2016, from Coalition on Human Needs.
Disciples Center for Public Witness
Disciples Center for Public Witness (2016, April 9). TAKE ACTION: Tell the Senate to Stop Poisoning Now. Retrieved April 22, 2016, from Disciples Center for Public Witness.
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (2016, March 3). Take Action on the Water Contamination Crisis in Flint, MI. Retrieved March 3, 2016, from Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
MomsRising
MomsRising (2016, March 12). Tell Congress: Stand up for Flint families NOW!. Retrieved March 14, 2016, from MomsRising.
National Environmental Health Association
National Environmental Health Association (2016, March 15). NEHA Letter of Support. Retrieved April 22, 2016, from National Environmental Health Association.
National League of Cities 
National League of Cities (2016, April 22). Tell Your Senators: Stand with Flint and Cities. Retrieved April 22, 2016, from National League of Cities.
Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism
Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism (2016, April 22). Urge Congress to Help Flint Build a Safe Water System. Retrieved April 22, 2016, from Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism.
U.S. PIRG
U.S. PIRG (2016, April 22). Protect our drinking water and protect our families!. Retrieved April 22, 2016, from U.S. PIRG.

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$47,550$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$50,088$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$45,006$0
John BarrassoRWY$10,750$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$38,430$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$8,885$0
Roy BluntRMO$141,230$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$61,358$0
John BoozmanRAR$15,785$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$250$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$75,779$0
Richard BurrRNC$24,650$0
Maria CantwellDWA$5,477$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$19,900$0
Ben CardinDMD$47,200$0
Tom CarperDDE$12,000$0
Bob CaseyDPA$52,450$0
Bill CassidyRLA$18,799$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$35,850$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$20,600$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$11,593$0
Bob CorkerRTN$69,728$0
John CornynRTX$20,550$0
Tom CottonRAR$31,287$0
Mike CrapoRID$26,500$0
Ted CruzRTX$30,649$0
Steve DainesRMT$9,650$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$12,825$0
Dick DurbinDIL$37,263$0
Mike EnziRWY$1,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$3,905$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$25,760$0
Deb FischerRNE$7,200$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$26,682$0
Al FrankenDMN$18,519$0
Cory GardnerRCO$21,103$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$29,197$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$39,590$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$14,760$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$41,300$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$30,779$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$30,057$0
Dean HellerRNV$14,550$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$20,775$0
John HoevenRND$6,243$0
Jim InhofeROK$17,750$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$26,900$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$30,285$0
Tim KaineDVA$43,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$20,817$0
Mark KirkRIL$19,100$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$40,672$0
James LankfordROK$42,936$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$5,975$0
Mike LeeRUT$11,253$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$29,006$0
John McCainRAZ$31,775$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$67,022$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$65,525$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$65,850$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$11,335$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,100$0
Jerry MoranRKS$23,650$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$26,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$34,527$0
Patty MurrayDWA$61,035$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$57,875$0
Rand PaulRKY$21,991$0
David PerdueRGA$36,250$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$55,600$0
Rob PortmanROH$41,859$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$8,175$0
Harry ReidDNV$7,500$0
Jim RischRID$9,150$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$20,664$0
Mike RoundsRSD$34,754$0
Marco RubioRFL$23,897$0
Bernie SandersIVT$4,595$0
Ben SasseRNE$23,100$0
Brian SchatzDHI$30,275$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$67,149$0
Tim ScottRSC$59,127$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$22,274$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$50,672$0
Dan SullivanRAK$9,145$0
Jon TesterDMT$23,456$0
John ThuneRSD$23,841$0
Thom TillisRNC$20,405$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$83,335$0
Tom UdallDNM$23,607$0
David VitterRLA$5,000$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$25,100$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$97,483$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,500$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$8,100$0
Ron WydenDOR$52,150$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$47,550$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$50,088$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$45,006$0
John BarrassoRWY$10,750$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$38,430$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$8,885$0
Roy BluntRMO$141,230$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$61,358$0
John BoozmanRAR$15,785$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$250$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$75,779$0
Richard BurrRNC$24,650$0
Maria CantwellDWA$5,477$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$19,900$0
Ben CardinDMD$47,200$0
Tom CarperDDE$12,000$0
Bob CaseyDPA$52,450$0
Bill CassidyRLA$18,799$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$35,850$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$20,600$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$11,593$0
Bob CorkerRTN$69,728$0
John CornynRTX$20,550$0
Tom CottonRAR$31,287$0
Mike CrapoRID$26,500$0
Ted CruzRTX$30,649$0
Steve DainesRMT$9,650$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$12,825$0
Dick DurbinDIL$37,263$0
Mike EnziRWY$1,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$3,905$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$25,760$0
Deb FischerRNE$7,200$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$26,682$0
Al FrankenDMN$18,519$0
Cory GardnerRCO$21,103$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$29,197$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$39,590$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$14,760$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$41,300$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$30,779$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$30,057$0
Dean HellerRNV$14,550$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$20,775$0
John HoevenRND$6,243$0
Jim InhofeROK$17,750$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$26,900$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$30,285$0
Tim KaineDVA$43,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$20,817$0
Mark KirkRIL$19,100$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$40,672$0
James LankfordROK$42,936$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$5,975$0
Mike LeeRUT$11,253$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$29,006$0
John McCainRAZ$31,775$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$67,022$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$65,525$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$65,850$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$11,335$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,100$0
Jerry MoranRKS$23,650$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$26,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$34,527$0
Patty MurrayDWA$61,035$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$57,875$0
Rand PaulRKY$21,991$0
David PerdueRGA$36,250$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$55,600$0
Rob PortmanROH$41,859$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$8,175$0
Harry ReidDNV$7,500$0
Jim RischRID$9,150$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$20,664$0
Mike RoundsRSD$34,754$0
Marco RubioRFL$23,897$0
Bernie SandersIVT$4,595$0
Ben SasseRNE$23,100$0
Brian SchatzDHI$30,275$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$67,149$0
Tim ScottRSC$59,127$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$22,274$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$50,672$0
Dan SullivanRAK$9,145$0
Jon TesterDMT$23,456$0
John ThuneRSD$23,841$0
Thom TillisRNC$20,405$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$83,335$0
Tom UdallDNM$23,607$0
David VitterRLA$5,000$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$25,100$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$97,483$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,500$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$8,100$0
Ron WydenDOR$52,150$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$525,766
Water Utilities$524,332
Human Rights$45,000
Consumer groups$750
Municipal & county government organizations$250

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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