S. 2614 - Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016

Crime and law enforcement. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, to reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program, and to promote initiatives that will reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the Senate on July 13, 2016 
Amendments:
1 proposed amendment. 1 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

by voice vote on July 14, 2016.

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Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016

S. 2614 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, to reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program, and to promote initiatives that will reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, to reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program, and to promote initiatives that will reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism.
Other Titles
  • Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016
  • Missing Americans Alert Program Act of 2016
  • Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016
  • Missing Americans Alert Program Act of 2016
  • Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016
  • Missing Americans Alert Program Act of 2016
  • Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016
Sponsor
Charles E. Schumer
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Crime and law enforcement
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Aging
  • Child health
  • Child safety and welfare
  • Department of Justice
  • Disability and paralysis
  • Family services
  • First responders and emergency personnel
  • Health personnel
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Law enforcement administration and funding
  • Neurological disorders
  • Right of privacy
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/01/2016
Referred to Committee
Amendments (1 proposed)
Senate7/14/2016
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
currently selectedSenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.7/14/2016 by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4976 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.7/14/2016 by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/01/2016
3/01/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
3/01/2016Introduced in Senate
Put on a legislative calendar4/14/2016Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
4/14/2016Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Grassley without amendment. Without written report.
Put on a legislative calendar4/14/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 423.
7/14/2016Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage7/14/2016Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
select this voteVote7/14/2016Amendment SA 4976 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
7/14/2016
7/14/2016Senate amendment submitted
7/14/2016Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 4976 proposed by Senator Murkowski for Senator Grassley.
7/14/2016Senate amendment agreed to: Amendment SA 4976 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
7/14/2016Amendment SA 4976 proposed by Senator Murkowski for Senator Grassley. (consideration: CR S5185) In the nature of a substitute.
7/15/2016Message on Senate action sent to the House.
7/18/2016Received in the House.
7/18/2016Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
7/27/2016Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
12/09/2016By Senator Grassley from Committee on the Judiciary filed written report. Report No. 114-397.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteS. Amdt. 4976Grassley, Charles [R-IA]July 14, 2016Passed by voice vote on July 13, 2016.

In the nature of a substitute.

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Kevin and Avonte's Law of 2016: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.

10 organizations supported this bill

American Network of Community Options and Resources
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
Arc of the United States
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
Association of University Centers on Disabilities
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
Autism Society of America
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
Autism Speaks
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
Lutheran Services in America (LSA)
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
National Autism Association
McIlwain, Lori (2016, March 8). National Autism Association Applauds Passage of Bill to Combat Wandering Deaths. Retrieved August 2, 2016, from National Autism Association.
National Down Syndrome Society
Undersigned organizations (2016, April 6). Re: Kevin and Avonte’s Law (S. 2614). Retrieved April 25, 2016, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$88,650$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$83,375$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$84,708$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$21,383$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$136,228$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$53,990$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$170,579$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$110,648$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$11,195$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$250$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$140,771$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$62,517$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$16,263$0Yes
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$28,775$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$93,325$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$18,000$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$115,000$0Yes
Bill CassidyRLA$131,690$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$10,500$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$37,950$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$30,650$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$15,693$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$131,410$0Yes
John CornynRTX$78,255$0Yes
Tom CottonRAR$60,913$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$16,050$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$83,272$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$17,750$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$28,854$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$75,413$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$8,000$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$12,800$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$27,735$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$15,450$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$91,200$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$40,090$0Yes
Cory GardnerRCO$57,133$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$74,123$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$46,940$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$18,660$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$129,249$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$35,156$0Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$35,407$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$24,700$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$34,925$0Yes
John HoevenRND$8,033$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$19,200$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,675$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$47,079$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$107,367$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$25,767$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$51,075$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$67,188$0Yes
James LankfordROK$49,411$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$8,775$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$24,580$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$25,250$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$59,806$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$33,550$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$166,855$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$172,251$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$119,600$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$34,458$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$6,600$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$16,900$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$4,505$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$54,088$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$88,460$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$104,180$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$20,697$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$47,550$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$75,200$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$48,284$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$7,425$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$28,561$0Yes
Jim RischRID$5,650$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$27,414$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$61,804$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$61,287$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$13,680$0Yes
Ben SasseRNE$80,800$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$61,275$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$184,649$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$92,927$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$61,732$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$6,000$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$103,268$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$19,245$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$52,064$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$32,984$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$47,005$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$109,225$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$25,807$0Yes
David VitterRLA$28,000$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$55,885$0Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$187,885$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$11,110$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$12,683$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$142,171$0Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$88,650$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$83,375$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$84,708$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$21,383$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$136,228$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$53,990$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$170,579$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$110,648$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$11,195$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$250$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$140,771$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$62,517$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$16,263$0Yes
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$28,775$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$93,325$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$18,000$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$115,000$0Yes
Bill CassidyRLA$131,690$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$10,500$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$37,950$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$30,650$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$15,693$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$131,410$0Yes
John CornynRTX$78,255$0Yes
Tom CottonRAR$60,913$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$16,050$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$83,272$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$17,750$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$28,854$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$75,413$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$8,000$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$12,800$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$27,735$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$15,450$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$91,200$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$40,090$0Yes
Cory GardnerRCO$57,133$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$74,123$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$46,940$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$18,660$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$129,249$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$35,156$0Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$35,407$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$24,700$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$34,925$0Yes
John HoevenRND$8,033$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$19,200$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,675$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$47,079$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$107,367$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$25,767$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$51,075$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$67,188$0Yes
James LankfordROK$49,411$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$8,775$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$24,580$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$25,250$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$59,806$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$33,550$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$166,855$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$172,251$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$119,600$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$34,458$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$6,600$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$16,900$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$4,505$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$54,088$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$88,460$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$104,180$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$20,697$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$47,550$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$75,200$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$48,284$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$7,425$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$28,561$0Yes
Jim RischRID$5,650$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$27,414$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$61,804$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$61,287$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$13,680$0Yes
Ben SasseRNE$80,800$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$61,275$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$184,649$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$92,927$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$61,732$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$6,000$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$103,268$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$19,245$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$52,064$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$32,984$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$47,005$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$109,225$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$25,807$0Yes
David VitterRLA$28,000$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$55,885$0Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$187,885$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$11,110$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$12,683$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$142,171$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Health care services$2,276,678
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
Public school teachers, administrators & officials$961,055
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$525,766
Human Rights$45,000

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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