Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 114th Congress.

S. 2607 - DIGIT Act

Science, technology, communications. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to ensure appropriate spectrum planning and interagency coordination to support the Internet of Things. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

DIGIT Act

S. 2607 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to ensure appropriate spectrum planning and interagency coordination to support the Internet of Things. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to ensure appropriate spectrum planning and interagency coordination to support the Internet of Things.
Other Titles
  • Developing Innovation and Growing the Internet of Things Act
  • DIGIT Act
  • Developing Innovation and Growing the Internet of Things Act
  • DIGIT Act
  • DIGIT Act
Sponsor
Deb Fischer
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Science, technology, communications
  • Advanced technology and technological innovations
  • Advisory bodies
  • Computer security and identity theft
  • Digital media
  • Internet and video services
  • Right of privacy
  • Technology assessment
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/01/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/01/2016
3/01/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
3/01/2016Introduced in Senate
Put on a legislative calendar4/27/2016Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
9/27/2016Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Thune with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and an amendment to the title. With written report No. 114-364.
Put on a legislative calendar9/27/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 652.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$1,172,188
$903,616
$358,176
$790,083
$1,085,653
$4,556,122
$635,786
$2,532,104
$12,033,728
$0
13 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
DIGIT Act

13 organizations supported this bill

Application Developers Alliance
Nagurka, Jarrod (2016, April 27). National Strategy Needed to Realize IoT: America’s New Frontier. Retrieved May 17, 2016, from Application Developers Alliance.
Association for Competitive Technology
Reed, Morgan (2016, March 1). ACT Letter of Support for DIGIT Act. Retrieved March 18, 2016, from Association for Competitive Technology.
Competitive Carriers Association
Competitive Carriers Association (2016, March 1). CCA Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan Internet of Things Bill. Retrieved March 2, 2016, from Competitive Carriers Association.
Computing Research Association
Davidson, Susan B. (2016, March 11). CRA's Endorsement of the the DIGIT Act. Retrieved August 16, 2016, from Computing Research Association.
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (2016, March 1). Bipartisan DIGIT Act Could Make US the Global Leader on the Internet of Things. Retrieved March 2, 2016, from Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.
Information Technology Industry Council
Information Technology Industry Council (2016, March 1). ITI Lends Its Support to Internet of Things DIGIT Act. Retrieved March 2, 2016, from Information Technology Industry Council.
Intel Corporation
Dickman, Margie (2016, April 29). Pro-Innovation Momentum Increases for a US Internet of Things Strategy. Retrieved August 16, 2016, from Intel.
National Association of Manufacturers
Raymond, Brian (2016, March 2). Senate “Internet of Things” Legislation Makes Manufacturers a Partner in Innovation Policy. Retrieved May 17, 2016, from National Association of Manufacturers.
PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association
PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association (2016, April 28). PCIA Statement on FCC reauthorization bill, DIGIT Act. Retrieved May 17, 2016, from PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association.
Security Industry Association
Erickson, Don (2016, April 26). SIA Letter of Support S. 2607. Retrieved May 17, 2016, from Security Industry Association.
Semiconductor Industry Association
Neuffer, John (2016, March 15). Digit Act letter. Retrieved June 23, 2016, from Semiconductor Industry Association.
Telecommunications Industry Association
Belcher, Scott (2016, February 26). TIA Letter on DIGIT Act Feb 2016. Retrieved May 17, 2016, from Telecommunications Industry Association.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
U.S. Chamber of Commerce (2016, March 1). U.S. Chamber’s CATI Commends Internet of Things Working Group, Highlights Economic Benefits of Innovative Technology. Retrieved March 18, 2016, 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$42,800$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$294,725$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$80,531$0
John BarrassoRWY$48,400$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$169,525$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$201,509$0
Roy BluntRMO$211,200$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$196,725$0
John BoozmanRAR$31,500$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$4,150$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$61,714$0
Richard BurrRNC$135,950$0
Maria CantwellDWA$205,384$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$66,850$0
Ben CardinDMD$49,579$0
Tom CarperDDE$98,120$0
Bob CaseyDPA$75,130$0
Bill CassidyRLA$85,750$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$10,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$77,850$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$99,100$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$88,950$0
Bob CorkerRTN$63,112$0
John CornynRTX$231,541$0
Tom CottonRAR$87,050$0
Mike CrapoRID$88,290$0
Ted CruzRTX$166,364$0
Steve DainesRMT$154,540$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$25,675$0
Dick DurbinDIL$43,200$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$28,600$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$163,189$0
Deb FischerRNE$80,050$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$129,350$0
Al FrankenDMN$144,335$0
Cory GardnerRCO$173,298$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$244,256$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$139,225$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$62,210$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$248,581$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$75,300$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$51,135$0
Dean HellerRNV$138,700$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$46,414$0
John HoevenRND$40,600$0
Jim InhofeROK$36,600$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$86,400$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$134,625$0
Tim KaineDVA$255,169$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$40,838$0
Mark KirkRIL$74,800$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$156,120$0
James LankfordROK$70,200$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$123,305$0
Mike LeeRUT$155,380$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$94,916$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$382,200$0
John McCainRAZ$162,325$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$157,091$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$297,593$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$137,572$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$115,275$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$8,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$84,962$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$36,100$0
Chris MurphyDCT$58,578$0
Patty MurrayDWA$265,301$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$168,909$0
Rand PaulRKY$78,215$0
David PerdueRGA$79,295$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$102,250$0
Rob PortmanROH$320,051$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$38,700$0
Harry ReidDNV$57,750$0
Jim RischRID$46,349$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$90,900$0
Mike RoundsRSD$50,100$0
Marco RubioRFL$234,038$0
Bernie SandersIVT$16,411$0
Ben SasseRNE$45,700$0
Brian SchatzDHI$114,610$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$554,994$0
Tim ScottRSC$126,050$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$11,100$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$104,365$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$14,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$82,694$0
Dan SullivanRAK$79,800$0
Jon TesterDMT$115,849$0
John ThuneRSD$155,897$0
Thom TillisRNC$132,430$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$211,020$0
Tom UdallDNM$90,550$0
David VitterRLA$12,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$308,204$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$276,487$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$86,766$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$63,250$0
Ron WydenDOR$233,387$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$42,800$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$294,725$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$80,531$0
John BarrassoRWY$48,400$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$169,525$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$201,509$0
Roy BluntRMO$211,200$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$196,725$0
John BoozmanRAR$31,500$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$4,150$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$61,714$0
Richard BurrRNC$135,950$0
Maria CantwellDWA$205,384$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$66,850$0
Ben CardinDMD$49,579$0
Tom CarperDDE$98,120$0
Bob CaseyDPA$75,130$0
Bill CassidyRLA$85,750$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$10,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$77,850$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$99,100$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$88,950$0
Bob CorkerRTN$63,112$0
John CornynRTX$231,541$0
Tom CottonRAR$87,050$0
Mike CrapoRID$88,290$0
Ted CruzRTX$166,364$0
Steve DainesRMT$154,540$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$25,675$0
Dick DurbinDIL$43,200$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,000$0
Joni ErnstRIA$28,600$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$163,189$0
Deb FischerRNE$80,050$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$129,350$0
Al FrankenDMN$144,335$0
Cory GardnerRCO$173,298$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$244,256$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$139,225$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$62,210$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$248,581$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$75,300$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$51,135$0
Dean HellerRNV$138,700$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$46,414$0
John HoevenRND$40,600$0
Jim InhofeROK$36,600$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$86,400$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$134,625$0
Tim KaineDVA$255,169$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$40,838$0
Mark KirkRIL$74,800$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$156,120$0
James LankfordROK$70,200$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$123,305$0
Mike LeeRUT$155,380$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$94,916$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$382,200$0
John McCainRAZ$162,325$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$157,091$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$297,593$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$137,572$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$115,275$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$8,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$84,962$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$36,100$0
Chris MurphyDCT$58,578$0
Patty MurrayDWA$265,301$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$168,909$0
Rand PaulRKY$78,215$0
David PerdueRGA$79,295$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$102,250$0
Rob PortmanROH$320,051$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$38,700$0
Harry ReidDNV$57,750$0
Jim RischRID$46,349$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$90,900$0
Mike RoundsRSD$50,100$0
Marco RubioRFL$234,038$0
Bernie SandersIVT$16,411$0
Ben SasseRNE$45,700$0
Brian SchatzDHI$114,610$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$554,994$0
Tim ScottRSC$126,050$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$11,100$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$104,365$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$14,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$82,694$0
Dan SullivanRAK$79,800$0
Jon TesterDMT$115,849$0
John ThuneRSD$155,897$0
Thom TillisRNC$132,430$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$211,020$0
Tom UdallDNM$90,550$0
David VitterRLA$12,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$308,204$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$276,487$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$86,766$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$63,250$0
Ron WydenDOR$233,387$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Computer software$4,556,122
Computer components & accessories$2,532,104
Cell/wireless service providers$1,172,188
Telecommunications$1,085,653
Computer manufacture & services$903,616
Security services$790,083
Manufacturing$635,786
Chambers of commerce$358,176

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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