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S. 3110 - American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016

Energy. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to provide for reforms of the administration of the outer Continental Shelf of the United States, to provide for the development of geothermal, solar, and wind energy on public land, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the Senate on November 17, 2016 
There have been no votes on passage on this bill.
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American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016

S. 3110 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to provide for reforms of the administration of the outer Continental Shelf of the United States, to provide for the development of geothermal, solar, and wind energy on public land, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide for reforms of the administration of the outer Continental Shelf of the United States, to provide for the development of geothermal, solar, and wind energy on public land, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016
  • American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016
Sponsor
Bill Cassidy
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Energy
  • Alaska
  • Alternative and renewable resources
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Climate change and greenhouse gases
  • Earth sciences
  • Emergency planning and evacuation
  • Endangered and threatened species
  • Energy efficiency and conservation
  • Energy revenues and royalties
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Georgia
  • Government trust funds
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Historical and cultural resources
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Indian lands and resources rights
  • Infrastructure development
  • Land use and conservation
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Marine and coastal resources, fisheries
  • Mining
  • North Carolina
  • Nuclear power
  • Oil and gas
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Parks, recreation areas, trails
  • South Carolina
  • State and local finance
  • Transportation programs funding
  • Virginia
  • Water resources funding
  • Water use and supply
  • Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced6/29/2016
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteSenateOn Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 311011/17/2016This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
    51 voted YES 47 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced6/29/2016
    6/29/2016Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
    6/29/2016Introduced in Senate
    Put on a legislative calendar7/06/2016Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 543.
    11/15/2016Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
    11/15/2016Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to consideration of the measure presented in Senate.
    11/16/2016Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
    11/17/2016Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
    select this voteVote11/17/2016On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 3110
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    122% more
    $2,654,433
    $5,429,243
    $3,520,244
    $358,176
    $250
    $11,962,346
    $5,398,859
    $5,398,859

    opposed this bill

    9 Organizations Supported and 11 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    American Energy and Conservation Act of 2016

    9 organizations supported this bill

    American Exploration & Production Council
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 30). Oil and Natural Gas Industry Supports the American Energy and Conservation Act. Retrieved July 1, 2016, from American Petroleum Institute.
    American Petroleum Institute
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 30). Oil and Natural Gas Industry Supports the American Energy and Conservation Act. Retrieved July 1, 2016, from American Petroleum Institute.
    Independent Petroleum Association of America
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 30). Oil and Natural Gas Industry Supports the American Energy and Conservation Act. Retrieved July 1, 2016, from American Petroleum Institute.
    International Association of Drilling Contractors
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 30). Oil and Natural Gas Industry Supports the American Energy and Conservation Act. Retrieved July 1, 2016, from American Petroleum Institute.
    National Association of Counties
    National Association of Counties (2016, November 17). #Counties support responsible energy development and revenue sharing. Retrieved December 5, 2016, from Twitter.
    National Ocean Industries Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 30). Oil and Natural Gas Industry Supports the American Energy and Conservation Act. Retrieved July 1, 2016, from American Petroleum Institute.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    Josten, R. Bruce (2016, November 17). U.S. Chamber of Commerce urges you to vote in favor of S. 3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
    U.S. Oil & Gas Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 30). Oil and Natural Gas Industry Supports the American Energy and Conservation Act. Retrieved July 1, 2016, from American Petroleum Institute.
    Western Energy Alliance
    Undersigned organizations (2016, June 30). Oil and Natural Gas Industry Supports the American Energy and Conservation Act. Retrieved July 1, 2016, from American Petroleum Institute.

    11 organizations opposed this bill

    Alaska Wilderness League
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Center for Biological Diversity
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Earthjustice
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Hands Across the Sand
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    League of Conservation Voters
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Natural Resources Defense Council
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Ocean Conservation Research
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Ocean Foundation
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Oceana
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Sierra Club
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.
    Southern Environmental Law Center
    Undersigned organizations (2016, July 5). Green Group Letter on S.3110. Retrieved November 17, 2016, from Oceana.

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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$45,066$19,100
    Kelly AyotteRNH$203,856$11,000
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$7,086$160,766
    John BarrassoRWY$210,566$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$65,555$474,313
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$3,000$66,979
    Roy BluntRMO$133,657$5,700
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,000$124,712
    John BoozmanRAR$61,430$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$500
    Sherrod BrownDOH$18,300$118,721
    Richard BurrRNC$99,691$8,000
    Maria CantwellDWA$21,016$134,802
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$194,466$4,500
    Ben CardinDMD$14,000$8,025
    Tom CarperDDE$11,200$6,500
    Bob CaseyDPA$39,300$27,504
    Bill CassidyRLA$789,320$37,300
    Daniel CoatsRIN$38,050$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$115,453$14,850
    Susan M. CollinsRME$46,916$37,050
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$24,573$21,400
    Bob CorkerRTN$85,866$0
    John CornynRTX$651,147$0
    Tom CottonRAR$371,030$2,600
    Mike CrapoRID$25,500$0
    Ted CruzRTX$922,637$1,250
    Steve DainesRMT$366,394$1,000
    Joe DonnellyDIN$5,000$31,596
    Dick DurbinDIL$4,100$58,261
    Mike EnziRWY$76,783$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$90,900$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,500$16,350
    Deb FischerRNE$89,334$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$118,150$0
    Al FrankenDMN$10,040$115,838
    Cory GardnerRCO$614,749$750
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$15,616$46,100
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$78,350$39,663
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$67,091$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$174,900$1,000
    Martin HeinrichDNM$36,300$273,819
    Heidi HeitkampDND$139,274$2,000
    Dean HellerRNV$142,450$6,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$6,750$38,426
    John HoevenRND$223,453$0
    Jim InhofeROK$277,500$500
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$62,000$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$217,550$0
    Tim KaineDVA$18,450$303,413
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$4,050$43,570
    Mark KirkRIL$79,816$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$7,866$15,150
    James LankfordROK$602,375$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$2,000$34,518
    Mike LeeRUT$134,565$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$110,300$3,500
    Ed MarkeyDMA$17,450$382,981
    John McCainRAZ$83,650$2,700
    Claire McCaskillDMO$28,758$8,500
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$620,599$3,500
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$24,900$14,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$1,500$147,805
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,000$250
    Jerry MoranRKS$87,027$500
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$380,696$12,550
    Chris MurphyDCT$2,000$123,496
    Patty MurrayDWA$6,025$101,278
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$18,500$68,882
    Rand PaulRKY$44,748$0
    David PerdueRGA$71,050$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$9,950$457,339
    Rob PortmanROH$249,291$26,310
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$7,450$15,700
    Harry ReidDNV$5,100$12,800
    Jim RischRID$40,600$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$203,050$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$125,150$0
    Marco RubioRFL$227,553$11,513
    Bernie SandersIVT$850$52,647
    Ben SasseRNE$101,535$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$1,500$286,989
    Chuck SchumerDNY$7,250$123,179
    Tim ScottRSC$233,826$3,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$34,000$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$5,050$218,813
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$29,150$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$20,476$33,225
    Dan SullivanRAK$313,135$0
    Jon TesterDMT$39,866$269,985
    John ThuneRSD$92,608$9,925
    Thom TillisRNC$154,850$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$238,773$0
    Tom UdallDNM$125,363$171,894
    David VitterRLA$138,900$19,800
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$21,350$51,238
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$26,598$184,496
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$3,516$126,560
    Roger F. WickerRMS$77,216$5,500
    Ron WydenDOR$59,200$133,478

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$45,066$19,100
    Kelly AyotteRNH$203,856$11,000
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$7,086$160,766
    John BarrassoRWY$210,566$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$65,555$474,313
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$3,000$66,979
    Roy BluntRMO$133,657$5,700
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,000$124,712
    John BoozmanRAR$61,430$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$500
    Sherrod BrownDOH$18,300$118,721
    Richard BurrRNC$99,691$8,000
    Maria CantwellDWA$21,016$134,802
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$194,466$4,500
    Ben CardinDMD$14,000$8,025
    Tom CarperDDE$11,200$6,500
    Bob CaseyDPA$39,300$27,504
    Bill CassidyRLA$789,320$37,300
    Daniel CoatsRIN$38,050$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$115,453$14,850
    Susan M. CollinsRME$46,916$37,050
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$24,573$21,400
    Bob CorkerRTN$85,866$0
    John CornynRTX$651,147$0
    Tom CottonRAR$371,030$2,600
    Mike CrapoRID$25,500$0
    Ted CruzRTX$922,637$1,250
    Steve DainesRMT$366,394$1,000
    Joe DonnellyDIN$5,000$31,596
    Dick DurbinDIL$4,100$58,261
    Mike EnziRWY$76,783$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$90,900$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,500$16,350
    Deb FischerRNE$89,334$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$118,150$0
    Al FrankenDMN$10,040$115,838
    Cory GardnerRCO$614,749$750
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$15,616$46,100
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$78,350$39,663
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$67,091$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$174,900$1,000
    Martin HeinrichDNM$36,300$273,819
    Heidi HeitkampDND$139,274$2,000
    Dean HellerRNV$142,450$6,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$6,750$38,426
    John HoevenRND$223,453$0
    Jim InhofeROK$277,500$500
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$62,000$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$217,550$0
    Tim KaineDVA$18,450$303,413
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$4,050$43,570
    Mark KirkRIL$79,816$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$7,866$15,150
    James LankfordROK$602,375$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$2,000$34,518
    Mike LeeRUT$134,565$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$110,300$3,500
    Ed MarkeyDMA$17,450$382,981
    John McCainRAZ$83,650$2,700
    Claire McCaskillDMO$28,758$8,500
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$620,599$3,500
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$24,900$14,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$1,500$147,805
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,000$250
    Jerry MoranRKS$87,027$500
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$380,696$12,550
    Chris MurphyDCT$2,000$123,496
    Patty MurrayDWA$6,025$101,278
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$18,500$68,882
    Rand PaulRKY$44,748$0
    David PerdueRGA$71,050$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$9,950$457,339
    Rob PortmanROH$249,291$26,310
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$7,450$15,700
    Harry ReidDNV$5,100$12,800
    Jim RischRID$40,600$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$203,050$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$125,150$0
    Marco RubioRFL$227,553$11,513
    Bernie SandersIVT$850$52,647
    Ben SasseRNE$101,535$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$1,500$286,989
    Chuck SchumerDNY$7,250$123,179
    Tim ScottRSC$233,826$3,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$34,000$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$5,050$218,813
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$29,150$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$20,476$33,225
    Dan SullivanRAK$313,135$0
    Jon TesterDMT$39,866$269,985
    John ThuneRSD$92,608$9,925
    Thom TillisRNC$154,850$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$238,773$0
    Tom UdallDNM$125,363$171,894
    David VitterRLA$138,900$19,800
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$21,350$51,238
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$26,598$184,496
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$3,516$126,560
    Roger F. WickerRMS$77,216$5,500
    Ron WydenDOR$59,200$133,478

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Independent oil & gas producers$5,429,243
    Oilfield service, equipment & exploration$3,520,244
    Oil & Gas$2,654,433
    Chambers of commerce$358,176
    Municipal & county government organizations$250

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Environmental policy$5,398,859
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