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

S. 3099 - Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016

Public lands and natural resources. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to preserve and enhance saltwater fishing opportunities for recreational anglers, and for other purposes. (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.

Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016

S. 3099 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to preserve and enhance saltwater fishing opportunities for recreational anglers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to preserve and enhance saltwater fishing opportunities for recreational anglers, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016
  • Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016
  • Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016
Sponsor
Bill Nelson
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Public lands and natural resources
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Animal protection and human-animal relationships
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Crimes against animals and natural resources
  • Department of Commerce
  • Fishes
  • Florida
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Marine and coastal resources, fisheries
  • Parks, recreation areas, trails
  • State and local government operations
Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced6/23/2016
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced6/23/2016
    6/23/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    6/23/2016Introduced in Senate
    Put on a legislative calendar6/29/2016Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
    11/28/2016Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Thune without amendment. With written report No. 114-388.
    Put on a legislative calendar11/28/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 692.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    supported this bill

    Fishing
    Pleasure boats
    Hunting & wildlife
    Environmental policy (split)
    $343,590
    $69,612
    $224,274
    $637,476
    $0

    opposed this bill

    Environmental policy (split)
    10 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016

    10 organizations supported this bill

    American Sportfishing Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Boat Owners Association of the United States
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Center for Coastal Conservation
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Coastal Conservation Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    International Game Fish Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Marine Retailers Association of the Americas
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    National Marine Manufacturers Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Recreational Fishing Alliance
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 27). S.3099 Support Letter. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.

    1 organization opposed this bill

    National Parks Conservation Association
    National Parks Conservation Association (2016, June 28). Position on S. 3099, Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016. Retrieved July 26, 2016, from National Parks Conservation Association.

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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$3,000$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$9,500$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0
    John BarrassoRWY$3,000$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
    Roy BluntRMO$7,000$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$31,000$0
    John BoozmanRAR$3,000$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$2,000$0
    Richard BurrRNC$5,500$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$40,350$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$4,000$0
    Ben CardinDMD$3,000$0
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$14,040$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$12,400$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$2,300$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$4,500$0
    John CornynRTX$1,000$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$10,612$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$0
    Steve DainesRMT$0$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$17,679$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$8,500$0
    Deb FischerRNE$10,000$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$6,000$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$1,000$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$6,500$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,500$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$800$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$2,500$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$3,000$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
    Dean HellerRNV$0$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$11,000$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,500$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$13,555$0
    Tim KaineDVA$3,000$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
    Mark KirkRIL$11,500$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$4,500$0
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$500$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$10,500$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$2,500$0
    John McCainRAZ$3,950$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,000$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$250$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$63,050$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$56,150$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$17,000$0
    Rand PaulRKY$40$0
    David PerdueRGA$2,000$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
    Rob PortmanROH$3,750$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,500$0
    Harry ReidDNV$0$0
    Jim RischRID$1,000$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$35,550$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$250$0
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$34,300$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$4,000$0
    Tim ScottRSC$14,250$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$12,500$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,500$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$10,500$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$34,900$0
    Jon TesterDMT$3,500$0
    John ThuneRSD$1,000$0
    Thom TillisRNC$4,600$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$4,500$0
    Tom UdallDNM$0$0
    David VitterRLA$5,000$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$3,500$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,750$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$12,250$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$10,700$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$3,000$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$9,500$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0
    John BarrassoRWY$3,000$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
    Roy BluntRMO$7,000$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$31,000$0
    John BoozmanRAR$3,000$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$2,000$0
    Richard BurrRNC$5,500$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$40,350$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$4,000$0
    Ben CardinDMD$3,000$0
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$14,040$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$12,400$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$2,300$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$4,500$0
    John CornynRTX$1,000$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$10,612$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$0
    Steve DainesRMT$0$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$17,679$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$8,500$0
    Deb FischerRNE$10,000$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$6,000$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$1,000$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$6,500$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,500$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$800$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$2,500$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$3,000$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
    Dean HellerRNV$0$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$11,000$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,500$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$13,555$0
    Tim KaineDVA$3,000$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
    Mark KirkRIL$11,500$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$4,500$0
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$500$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$10,500$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$2,500$0
    John McCainRAZ$3,950$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,000$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$250$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$63,050$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$56,150$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$17,000$0
    Rand PaulRKY$40$0
    David PerdueRGA$2,000$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
    Rob PortmanROH$3,750$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,500$0
    Harry ReidDNV$0$0
    Jim RischRID$1,000$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$35,550$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$250$0
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$34,300$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$4,000$0
    Tim ScottRSC$14,250$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$12,500$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,500$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$10,500$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$34,900$0
    Jon TesterDMT$3,500$0
    John ThuneRSD$1,000$0
    Thom TillisRNC$4,600$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$4,500$0
    Tom UdallDNM$0$0
    David VitterRLA$5,000$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$3,500$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,750$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$12,250$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$10,700$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Environmental policy$5,398,859
    Fishing$343,590
    Pleasure boats$224,274
    Hunting & wildlife$69,612

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Environmental policy$5,398,859
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