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S. 262 - Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act

Social welfare. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act

S. 262 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to reauthorize the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act
  • Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act
Sponsor
Patrick J. Leahy
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Social welfare
  • Child health
  • Child safety and welfare
  • Crime victims
  • Crimes against children
  • Emergency medical services and trauma care
  • Family services
  • Government information and archives
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Homelessness and emergency shelter
  • Human trafficking
  • Mental health
  • Sex offenses
  • Sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination
  • Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced1/27/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/27/2015
1/27/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
1/27/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

Women's issues
Psychiatrists & psychologists
Children's rights
Human Rights
Churches, clergy & religious organizations (split)
Minority/Ethnic Groups (split)
$563,701
$1,437,356
$8,250,935
$45,000
$10,296,992
131% more
$14,631,643
$106,651
$9,075,327
$23,813,621

opposed this bill

Republican/Conservative
Schools & colleges
Christian Conservative
Churches, clergy & religious organizations (split)
Minority/Ethnic Groups (split)
9 Organizations Supported and 12 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act

9 organizations supported this bill

American Psychological Association
American Psychological Association (2015, March 25). Psychologists Take to the Hill to Support Trafficking Legislation. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from American Psychological Association.
Episcopal Church
Episcopal Church (2016, February 2). Support Legislation to Combat Human Trafficking. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Episcopal Church.
First Focus Campaign for Children
Lesley, Bruce (2015, April 29). First Focus Campaign Statement to Senate Committee on Appropriations. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from First Focus Campaign for Children.
National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth
National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (2015, January 27). The Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA). Retrieved February 2, 2016, from National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth.
National Association of School Psychologists
National Association of School Psychologists (2016, February 2). Legislative Priorities. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from National Association of School Psychologists.
National Council of Jewish Women
National Council of Jewish Women (2016, February 2). Tell Senators: Support Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act of 2015. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from National Council of Jewish Women.
National Network for Youth
Bardine, Darla (2015, April 22). Legislation to Protect Homeless and Vulnerable Youth Failed to Pass the Senate Today. Retrieved April 23, 2015, from National Network For Youth.
Polaris Project
Polaris Project (2016, February 2). Congress: Pass the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Polaris Project.
United Church of Christ
United Church of Christ (2016, February 2). Protect Homeless Youth from Human Trafficking. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from United Church of Christ.

12 organizations opposed this bill

Agudath Israel of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
Association of Christian Schools International
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
Christian Legal Society
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
Council for Christian Colleges & Universities
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
Esperanza
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
evangelical council for financial accountability
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
Heritage Action for America
Heritage Action for America (2015, April 22). “NO” ON LEAHY AMENDMENT. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Heritage Action for America.
Institutional Religious Freedom Alliance
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
National Association of Evangelicals
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.
World Vision
Undersigned organizations (2015, March 9). RHYA Letter to Senate. Retrieved February 2, 2016, from Freedom2Care.

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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$15,150$60,250
Kelly AyotteRNH$35,834$435,592
Tammy BaldwinDWI$979,483$303,726
John BarrassoRWY$6,500$37,650
Michael F. BennetDCO$118,819$309,874
Richard BlumenthalDCT$38,925$76,822
Roy BluntRMO$10,500$185,391
Cory A. BookerDNJ$82,250$223,674
John BoozmanRAR$0$30,487
Barbara BoxerDCA$3,000$6,250
Sherrod BrownDOH$499,866$572,892
Richard BurrRNC$5,500$190,434
Maria CantwellDWA$107,243$92,137
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$44,800$153,008
Ben CardinDMD$20,750$75,375
Tom CarperDDE$7,450$16,966
Bob CaseyDPA$32,805$216,208
Bill CassidyRLA$18,200$338,298
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$8,500
William Thad CochranRMS$2,500$38,900
Susan M. CollinsRME$31,550$63,210
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$5,050$33,700
Bob CorkerRTN$0$87,463
John CornynRTX$1,750$115,680
Tom CottonRAR$3,800$1,281,843
Mike CrapoRID$19,375$41,804
Ted CruzRTX$3,288$1,955,577
Steve DainesRMT$3,600$262,426
Joe DonnellyDIN$23,203$131,124
Dick DurbinDIL$49,223$119,591
Mike EnziRWY$9,650$2,450
Joni ErnstRIA$10,350$181,986
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$220,749$52,442
Deb FischerRNE$21,500$211,994
Jeff FlakeRAZ$3,750$1,367,749
Al FrankenDMN$73,374$170,059
Cory GardnerRCO$1,550$462,398
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$651,883$130,245
Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,250$82,504
Chuck GrassleyRIA$5,000$192,219
Orrin G. HatchRUT$8,000$44,950
Martin HeinrichDNM$16,710$125,174
Heidi HeitkampDND$184,399$65,869
Dean HellerRNV$-1,000$148,245
Mazie K. HironoDHI$353,572$63,150
John HoevenRND$300$22,450
Jim InhofeROK$0$65,824
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,950$67,870
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,350$846,138
Tim KaineDVA$437,759$451,145
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$700$53,783
Mark KirkRIL$9,325$239,545
Amy KlobucharDMN$248,365$61,299
James LankfordROK$0$216,025
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,185$20,482
Mike LeeRUT$2,655$766,834
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,650$19,366
Ed MarkeyDMA$52,900$170,900
John McCainRAZ$4,100$254,845
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,271,419$329,997
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,250$372,881
Bob MenéndezDNJ$5,400$77,675
Jeff MerkleyDOR$37,262$106,144
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,500$2,000
Jerry MoranRKS$1,500$18,700
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$15,525$53,650
Chris MurphyDCT$48,430$193,352
Patty MurrayDWA$464,047$143,526
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$31,130$103,559
Rand PaulRKY$5,566$512,667
David PerdueRGA$4,100$259,678
Gary C. PetersDMI$319,723$261,028
Rob PortmanROH$15,485$326,895
John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,000$21,863
Harry ReidDNV$5,750$20,416
Jim RischRID$2,700$46,087
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$3,000$108,767
Mike RoundsRSD$0$72,181
Marco RubioRFL$3,470$934,690
Bernie SandersIVT$18,810$60,398
Ben SasseRNE$1,500$724,112
Brian SchatzDHI$8,050$68,600
Chuck SchumerDNY$42,400$155,447
Tim ScottRSC$6,500$287,161
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$12,050
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$833,629$137,659
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$8,400
Debbie StabenowDMI$374,830$118,227
Dan SullivanRAK$3,650$638,123
Jon TesterDMT$239,851$139,021
John ThuneRSD$3,500$174,548
Thom TillisRNC$3,350$276,084
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$14,367$1,410,806
Tom UdallDNM$43,320$131,675
David VitterRLA$2,000$3,730
Mark R. WarnerDVA$8,350$110,150
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,814,648$1,186,503
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$20,850$61,051
Roger F. WickerRMS$500$20,450
Ron WydenDOR$83,240$100,878

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$15,150$60,250
Kelly AyotteRNH$35,834$435,592
Tammy BaldwinDWI$979,483$303,726
John BarrassoRWY$6,500$37,650
Michael F. BennetDCO$118,819$309,874
Richard BlumenthalDCT$38,925$76,822
Roy BluntRMO$10,500$185,391
Cory A. BookerDNJ$82,250$223,674
John BoozmanRAR$0$30,487
Barbara BoxerDCA$3,000$6,250
Sherrod BrownDOH$499,866$572,892
Richard BurrRNC$5,500$190,434
Maria CantwellDWA$107,243$92,137
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$44,800$153,008
Ben CardinDMD$20,750$75,375
Tom CarperDDE$7,450$16,966
Bob CaseyDPA$32,805$216,208
Bill CassidyRLA$18,200$338,298
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$8,500
William Thad CochranRMS$2,500$38,900
Susan M. CollinsRME$31,550$63,210
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$5,050$33,700
Bob CorkerRTN$0$87,463
John CornynRTX$1,750$115,680
Tom CottonRAR$3,800$1,281,843
Mike CrapoRID$19,375$41,804
Ted CruzRTX$3,288$1,955,577
Steve DainesRMT$3,600$262,426
Joe DonnellyDIN$23,203$131,124
Dick DurbinDIL$49,223$119,591
Mike EnziRWY$9,650$2,450
Joni ErnstRIA$10,350$181,986
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$220,749$52,442
Deb FischerRNE$21,500$211,994
Jeff FlakeRAZ$3,750$1,367,749
Al FrankenDMN$73,374$170,059
Cory GardnerRCO$1,550$462,398
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$651,883$130,245
Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,250$82,504
Chuck GrassleyRIA$5,000$192,219
Orrin G. HatchRUT$8,000$44,950
Martin HeinrichDNM$16,710$125,174
Heidi HeitkampDND$184,399$65,869
Dean HellerRNV$-1,000$148,245
Mazie K. HironoDHI$353,572$63,150
John HoevenRND$300$22,450
Jim InhofeROK$0$65,824
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,950$67,870
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,350$846,138
Tim KaineDVA$437,759$451,145
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$700$53,783
Mark KirkRIL$9,325$239,545
Amy KlobucharDMN$248,365$61,299
James LankfordROK$0$216,025
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,185$20,482
Mike LeeRUT$2,655$766,834
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,650$19,366
Ed MarkeyDMA$52,900$170,900
John McCainRAZ$4,100$254,845
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,271,419$329,997
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,250$372,881
Bob MenéndezDNJ$5,400$77,675
Jeff MerkleyDOR$37,262$106,144
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,500$2,000
Jerry MoranRKS$1,500$18,700
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$15,525$53,650
Chris MurphyDCT$48,430$193,352
Patty MurrayDWA$464,047$143,526
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$31,130$103,559
Rand PaulRKY$5,566$512,667
David PerdueRGA$4,100$259,678
Gary C. PetersDMI$319,723$261,028
Rob PortmanROH$15,485$326,895
John "Jack" ReedDRI$2,000$21,863
Harry ReidDNV$5,750$20,416
Jim RischRID$2,700$46,087
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$3,000$108,767
Mike RoundsRSD$0$72,181
Marco RubioRFL$3,470$934,690
Bernie SandersIVT$18,810$60,398
Ben SasseRNE$1,500$724,112
Brian SchatzDHI$8,050$68,600
Chuck SchumerDNY$42,400$155,447
Tim ScottRSC$6,500$287,161
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$12,050
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$833,629$137,659
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$8,400
Debbie StabenowDMI$374,830$118,227
Dan SullivanRAK$3,650$638,123
Jon TesterDMT$239,851$139,021
John ThuneRSD$3,500$174,548
Thom TillisRNC$3,350$276,084
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$14,367$1,410,806
Tom UdallDNM$43,320$131,675
David VitterRLA$2,000$3,730
Mark R. WarnerDVA$8,350$110,150
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,814,648$1,186,503
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$20,850$61,051
Roger F. WickerRMS$500$20,450
Ron WydenDOR$83,240$100,878

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Women's issues$8,250,935
Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,437,356
Minority/Ethnic Groups$612,336
Children's rights$563,701
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$525,766
Human Rights$45,000

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
Schools & colleges$9,075,327
Minority/Ethnic Groups$612,336
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$525,766
Christian Conservative$106,651
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