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

S. 2931 - Botnet Prevention Act of 2016

Crime and law enforcement. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect Americans from cybercrime. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Botnet Prevention Act of 2016

S. 2931 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect Americans from cybercrime. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect Americans from cybercrime.
Other Titles
  • Botnet Prevention Act of 2016
  • Botnet Prevention Act of 2016
Sponsor
Lindsey Graham
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Crime and law enforcement
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Computer security and identity theft
  • Crimes against property
  • Fraud offenses and financial crimes
  • Infrastructure development
Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced5/16/2016
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced5/16/2016
    5/16/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
    5/16/2016Introduced in Senate
    5/18/2016Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. Hearings held.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $13,611,099
    $358,176
    $13,969,275
    62% more
    $750
    $45,000
    $533,625
    $7,379,240
    $14,631,643
    $22,590,258
    2 Organizations Supported and 13 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Botnet Prevention Act of 2016

    2 organizations supported this bill

    American Bankers Association
    Ballentine, James C. (2016, May 16). ABA Letter to Chairman Graham and Ranking Member Whitehouse. Retrieved May 17, 2016, from ABA.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    Josten, R. Bruce (2016, May 19). US Chamber Letter to Chairman Graham and Ranking Member Whitehouse. Retrieved May 20, 2016, from US Chamber of Commerce.

    13 organizations opposed this bill

    Access Now
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    Advocacy for Principled Action in Government
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    American Civil Liberties Union
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    American Library Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    Center for Democracy & Technology
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    Demand Progress
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    Electronic Frontier Foundation
    Williams, Jamie (2016, May 26). Heads Up Internet: Time to Kill Another Dangerous CFAA Bill. Retrieved May 31, 2016, from Electronic Frontier Foundation.
    Free Press
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    Liberty Coalition
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    OpenMedia
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    R Street Institute
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    Restore The Fourth
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.
    RootsAction
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 1). Coalition Letter Opposing S. 2931. Retrieved June 2, 2016, from Access Now.

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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$90,300$18,300
    Kelly AyotteRNH$205,813$377,532
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$20,050$572,917
    John BarrassoRWY$66,233$18,900
    Michael F. BennetDCO$226,600$668,261
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$49,875$28,250
    Roy BluntRMO$215,350$130,836
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$166,617$117,176
    John BoozmanRAR$160,950$20,232
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$5,397
    Sherrod BrownDOH$122,530$554,455
    Richard BurrRNC$221,450$135,199
    Maria CantwellDWA$8,600$19,457
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$408,025$119,225
    Ben CardinDMD$30,000$36,083
    Tom CarperDDE$182,804$14,300
    Bob CaseyDPA$79,150$79,950
    Bill CassidyRLA$126,775$305,873
    Daniel CoatsRIN$30,800$1,500
    William Thad CochranRMS$101,700$9,000
    Susan M. CollinsRME$73,600$24,150
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$170,950$71,129
    Bob CorkerRTN$290,949$32,320
    John CornynRTX$306,315$78,605
    Tom CottonRAR$326,585$1,230,092
    Mike CrapoRID$281,650$36,594
    Ted CruzRTX$280,435$1,873,647
    Steve DainesRMT$152,000$224,025
    Joe DonnellyDIN$130,731$59,784
    Dick DurbinDIL$17,750$58,425
    Mike EnziRWY$49,700$500
    Joni ErnstRIA$74,700$175,361
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$72,000$2,672
    Deb FischerRNE$144,470$186,221
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$118,622$1,343,655
    Al FrankenDMN$20,980$236,796
    Cory GardnerRCO$226,720$397,355
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$176,370$159,761
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$133,922$48,638
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$92,650$157,479
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$146,583$24,500
    Martin HeinrichDNM$25,300$155,483
    Heidi HeitkampDND$110,950$64,762
    Dean HellerRNV$160,272$129,837
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$49,200$96,438
    John HoevenRND$46,650$17,400
    Jim InhofeROK$52,900$48,374
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$202,450$36,245
    Ron JohnsonRWI$129,520$798,664
    Tim KaineDVA$106,200$370,395
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$31,400$27,415
    Mark KirkRIL$164,200$208,845
    Amy KlobucharDMN$135,900$35,696
    James LankfordROK$140,577$142,490
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$20,440$79,000
    Mike LeeRUT$71,500$727,234
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$107,050$33,125
    Ed MarkeyDMA$28,517$199,742
    John McCainRAZ$124,000$171,970
    Claire McCaskillDMO$105,275$146,036
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$529,939$233,606
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$75,850$18,200
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$17,770$96,968
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$500
    Jerry MoranRKS$153,749$7,700
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,000$38,750
    Chris MurphyDCT$120,275$280,618
    Patty MurrayDWA$108,524$213,919
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$93,000$89,543
    Rand PaulRKY$59,221$454,892
    David PerdueRGA$119,475$199,928
    Gary C. PetersDMI$222,700$233,120
    Rob PortmanROH$520,235$217,786
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$78,150$8,100
    Harry ReidDNV$22,000$2,867
    Jim RischRID$76,150$45,587
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$163,000$98,167
    Mike RoundsRSD$208,560$68,581
    Marco RubioRFL$162,235$865,845
    Bernie SandersIVT$350$325,140
    Ben SasseRNE$121,650$692,301
    Brian SchatzDHI$112,649$114,726
    Chuck SchumerDNY$344,652$116,992
    Tim ScottRSC$287,595$272,411
    Jeff SessionsRAL$27,600$4,000
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$67,300$127,385
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$373,521$2,700
    Debbie StabenowDMI$161,838$74,066
    Dan SullivanRAK$117,925$601,573
    Jon TesterDMT$412,147$145,516
    John ThuneRSD$123,624$172,173
    Thom TillisRNC$198,925$219,134
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$608,683$1,280,082
    Tom UdallDNM$26,325$97,689
    David VitterRLA$19,000$1,500
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$346,650$72,464
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$32,806$1,839,486
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$19,660$28,490
    Roger F. WickerRMS$68,253$2,000
    Ron WydenDOR$114,684$82,050

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$90,300$18,300
    Kelly AyotteRNH$205,813$377,532
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$20,050$572,917
    John BarrassoRWY$66,233$18,900
    Michael F. BennetDCO$226,600$668,261
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$49,875$28,250
    Roy BluntRMO$215,350$130,836
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$166,617$117,176
    John BoozmanRAR$160,950$20,232
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$5,397
    Sherrod BrownDOH$122,530$554,455
    Richard BurrRNC$221,450$135,199
    Maria CantwellDWA$8,600$19,457
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$408,025$119,225
    Ben CardinDMD$30,000$36,083
    Tom CarperDDE$182,804$14,300
    Bob CaseyDPA$79,150$79,950
    Bill CassidyRLA$126,775$305,873
    Daniel CoatsRIN$30,800$1,500
    William Thad CochranRMS$101,700$9,000
    Susan M. CollinsRME$73,600$24,150
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$170,950$71,129
    Bob CorkerRTN$290,949$32,320
    John CornynRTX$306,315$78,605
    Tom CottonRAR$326,585$1,230,092
    Mike CrapoRID$281,650$36,594
    Ted CruzRTX$280,435$1,873,647
    Steve DainesRMT$152,000$224,025
    Joe DonnellyDIN$130,731$59,784
    Dick DurbinDIL$17,750$58,425
    Mike EnziRWY$49,700$500
    Joni ErnstRIA$74,700$175,361
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$72,000$2,672
    Deb FischerRNE$144,470$186,221
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$118,622$1,343,655
    Al FrankenDMN$20,980$236,796
    Cory GardnerRCO$226,720$397,355
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$176,370$159,761
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$133,922$48,638
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$92,650$157,479
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$146,583$24,500
    Martin HeinrichDNM$25,300$155,483
    Heidi HeitkampDND$110,950$64,762
    Dean HellerRNV$160,272$129,837
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$49,200$96,438
    John HoevenRND$46,650$17,400
    Jim InhofeROK$52,900$48,374
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$202,450$36,245
    Ron JohnsonRWI$129,520$798,664
    Tim KaineDVA$106,200$370,395
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$31,400$27,415
    Mark KirkRIL$164,200$208,845
    Amy KlobucharDMN$135,900$35,696
    James LankfordROK$140,577$142,490
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$20,440$79,000
    Mike LeeRUT$71,500$727,234
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$107,050$33,125
    Ed MarkeyDMA$28,517$199,742
    John McCainRAZ$124,000$171,970
    Claire McCaskillDMO$105,275$146,036
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$529,939$233,606
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$75,850$18,200
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$17,770$96,968
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$500
    Jerry MoranRKS$153,749$7,700
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,000$38,750
    Chris MurphyDCT$120,275$280,618
    Patty MurrayDWA$108,524$213,919
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$93,000$89,543
    Rand PaulRKY$59,221$454,892
    David PerdueRGA$119,475$199,928
    Gary C. PetersDMI$222,700$233,120
    Rob PortmanROH$520,235$217,786
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$78,150$8,100
    Harry ReidDNV$22,000$2,867
    Jim RischRID$76,150$45,587
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$163,000$98,167
    Mike RoundsRSD$208,560$68,581
    Marco RubioRFL$162,235$865,845
    Bernie SandersIVT$350$325,140
    Ben SasseRNE$121,650$692,301
    Brian SchatzDHI$112,649$114,726
    Chuck SchumerDNY$344,652$116,992
    Tim ScottRSC$287,595$272,411
    Jeff SessionsRAL$27,600$4,000
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$67,300$127,385
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$373,521$2,700
    Debbie StabenowDMI$161,838$74,066
    Dan SullivanRAK$117,925$601,573
    Jon TesterDMT$412,147$145,516
    John ThuneRSD$123,624$172,173
    Thom TillisRNC$198,925$219,134
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$608,683$1,280,082
    Tom UdallDNM$26,325$97,689
    David VitterRLA$19,000$1,500
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$346,650$72,464
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$32,806$1,839,486
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$19,660$28,490
    Roger F. WickerRMS$68,253$2,000
    Ron WydenDOR$114,684$82,050

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Commercial banks & bank holding companies$13,611,099
    Chambers of commerce$358,176

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
    Democratic/Liberal$7,379,240
    Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$533,625
    Human Rights$45,000
    Consumer groups$750
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