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S. 2912 - Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016

Health. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to authorize the use of unapproved medical products by patients diagnosed with a terminal illness in accordance with State law, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016

S. 2912 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to authorize the use of unapproved medical products by patients diagnosed with a terminal illness in accordance with State law, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to authorize the use of unapproved medical products by patients diagnosed with a terminal illness in accordance with State law, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016
  • Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016
Sponsor
Ron Johnson
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Congressional oversight
  • Drug safety, medical device, and laboratory regulation
  • Drug therapy
  • Health technology, devices, supplies
  • Long-term, rehabilitative, and terminal care
  • Prescription drugs
  • Product safety and quality
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced5/10/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/10/2016
5/10/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
5/10/2016Introduced in Senate
9/22/2016Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Hearings held.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$0
$547,752
$50,871
$1,301,294
$750
$9,118,059
$11,018,726
0 Organizations Supported and 7 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016

0 organizations supported this bill

7 organizations opposed this bill

American Medical Women's Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 14). Coalition letter urging Senators to oppose S. 2912, the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016. Retrieved September 1, 2016, from Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition.
Connecticut Center for Patient Safety
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 14). Coalition letter urging Senators to oppose S. 2912, the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016. Retrieved September 1, 2016, from Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition.
DES Action
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 14). Coalition letter urging Senators to oppose S. 2912, the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016. Retrieved September 1, 2016, from Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition.
MedShadow
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 14). Coalition letter urging Senators to oppose S. 2912, the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016. Retrieved September 1, 2016, from Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition.
National Center for Health Research
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 14). Coalition letter urging Senators to oppose S. 2912, the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016. Retrieved September 1, 2016, from Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition.
National Physicians Alliance
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 14). Coalition letter urging Senators to oppose S. 2912, the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016. Retrieved September 1, 2016, from Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition.
Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 14). Coalition letter urging Senators to oppose S. 2912, the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2016. Retrieved September 1, 2016, from Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition.

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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$0$71,200
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$130,500
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$130,184
John BarrassoRWY$0$192,250
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$137,971
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$72,350
Roy BluntRMO$0$267,880
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$137,796
John BoozmanRAR$0$74,515
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$1,500
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$265,432
Richard BurrRNC$0$135,975
Maria CantwellDWA$0$60,137
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$116,050
Ben CardinDMD$0$107,360
Tom CarperDDE$0$27,400
Bob CaseyDPA$0$128,442
Bill CassidyRLA$0$558,869
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$7,500
William Thad CochranRMS$0$45,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$55,050
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$33,000
Bob CorkerRTN$0$203,272
John CornynRTX$0$381,091
Tom CottonRAR$0$165,635
Mike CrapoRID$0$45,092
Ted CruzRTX$0$205,270
Steve DainesRMT$0$31,535
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$64,485
Dick DurbinDIL$0$103,885
Mike EnziRWY$0$34,750
Joni ErnstRIA$0$14,100
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$94,236
Deb FischerRNE$0$47,535
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$58,900
Al FrankenDMN$0$70,177
Cory GardnerRCO$0$64,375
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$116,573
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$107,082
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$105,410
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$132,750
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$70,604
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$50,005
Dean HellerRNV$0$119,545
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$56,100
John HoevenRND$0$19,710
Jim InhofeROK$0$33,350
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$85,450
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$133,505
Tim KaineDVA$0$139,801
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$46,467
Mark KirkRIL$0$129,590
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$69,472
James LankfordROK$0$108,411
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$22,450
Mike LeeRUT$0$31,175
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$46,100
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$110,025
John McCainRAZ$0$62,105
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$163,950
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$489,325
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$445,100
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$47,134
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$12,550
Jerry MoranRKS$0$40,800
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$37,700
Chris MurphyDCT$0$157,544
Patty MurrayDWA$0$117,273
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$262,100
Rand PaulRKY$0$198,563
David PerdueRGA$0$95,840
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$286,460
Rob PortmanROH$0$145,569
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$28,000
Harry ReidDNV$0$22,000
Jim RischRID$0$9,650
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$78,864
Mike RoundsRSD$0$82,804
Marco RubioRFL$0$176,360
Bernie SandersIVT$0$27,999
Ben SasseRNE$0$67,597
Brian SchatzDHI$0$68,725
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$188,337
Tim ScottRSC$0$177,557
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$12,200
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$60,189
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$1,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$162,720
Dan SullivanRAK$0$71,150
Jon TesterDMT$0$81,960
John ThuneRSD$0$58,695
Thom TillisRNC$0$130,754
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$196,847
Tom UdallDNM$0$88,345
David VitterRLA$0$44,350
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$97,800
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$265,466
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$34,025
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$27,800
Ron WydenDOR$0$120,995

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$71,200
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$130,500
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$130,184
John BarrassoRWY$0$192,250
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$137,971
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$72,350
Roy BluntRMO$0$267,880
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$137,796
John BoozmanRAR$0$74,515
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$1,500
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$265,432
Richard BurrRNC$0$135,975
Maria CantwellDWA$0$60,137
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$116,050
Ben CardinDMD$0$107,360
Tom CarperDDE$0$27,400
Bob CaseyDPA$0$128,442
Bill CassidyRLA$0$558,869
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$7,500
William Thad CochranRMS$0$45,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$55,050
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$33,000
Bob CorkerRTN$0$203,272
John CornynRTX$0$381,091
Tom CottonRAR$0$165,635
Mike CrapoRID$0$45,092
Ted CruzRTX$0$205,270
Steve DainesRMT$0$31,535
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$64,485
Dick DurbinDIL$0$103,885
Mike EnziRWY$0$34,750
Joni ErnstRIA$0$14,100
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$94,236
Deb FischerRNE$0$47,535
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$58,900
Al FrankenDMN$0$70,177
Cory GardnerRCO$0$64,375
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$116,573
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$107,082
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$105,410
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$132,750
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$70,604
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$50,005
Dean HellerRNV$0$119,545
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$56,100
John HoevenRND$0$19,710
Jim InhofeROK$0$33,350
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$85,450
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$133,505
Tim KaineDVA$0$139,801
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$46,467
Mark KirkRIL$0$129,590
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$69,472
James LankfordROK$0$108,411
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$22,450
Mike LeeRUT$0$31,175
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$46,100
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$110,025
John McCainRAZ$0$62,105
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$163,950
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$489,325
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$445,100
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$47,134
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$12,550
Jerry MoranRKS$0$40,800
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$37,700
Chris MurphyDCT$0$157,544
Patty MurrayDWA$0$117,273
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$262,100
Rand PaulRKY$0$198,563
David PerdueRGA$0$95,840
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$286,460
Rob PortmanROH$0$145,569
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$28,000
Harry ReidDNV$0$22,000
Jim RischRID$0$9,650
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$78,864
Mike RoundsRSD$0$82,804
Marco RubioRFL$0$176,360
Bernie SandersIVT$0$27,999
Ben SasseRNE$0$67,597
Brian SchatzDHI$0$68,725
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$188,337
Tim ScottRSC$0$177,557
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$12,200
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$60,189
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$1,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$162,720
Dan SullivanRAK$0$71,150
Jon TesterDMT$0$81,960
John ThuneRSD$0$58,695
Thom TillisRNC$0$130,754
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$196,847
Tom UdallDNM$0$88,345
David VitterRLA$0$44,350
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$97,800
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$265,466
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$34,025
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$27,800
Ron WydenDOR$0$120,995

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Physicians$9,118,059
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Health professionals$50,871
Consumer groups$750
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