S. 416 - Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2015

Education. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of expectant and parenting students. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2015

S. 416 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of expectant and parenting students. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of expectant and parenting students.
Other Titles
  • Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2015
  • Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2015
Sponsor
Tom Udall
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Education
    • Academic performance and assessments
    • Child care and development
    • Child health
    • Education programs funding
    • Elementary and secondary education
    • Food assistance and relief
    • Government information and archives
    • Health care costs and insurance
    • Health promotion and preventive care
    • Medicaid
    • Minority education
    • Performance measurement
    • Poverty and welfare assistance
    • Preschool education
    • School administration
    • State and local government operations
    • Student records
    • Teaching, teachers, curricula
    • Teenage pregnancy
    • Transportation costs
    • Women's education
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced2/09/2015
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced2/09/2015
    2/09/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
    2/09/2015Introduced in Senate
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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    Contributions

    1. November - December 2010 For $22,894 Against $0
    2. January - February 2011 For $359,225 Against $0
    3. March - April 2011 For $585,902 Against $0
    4. May - June 2011 For $753,956 Against $0
    5. July - August 2011 For $279,126 Against $0
    6. September - October 2011 For $806,265 Against $0
    7. November - December 2011 For $1,014,812 Against $0
    8. January - February 2012 For $629,206 Against $0
    9. March - April 2012 For $999,614 Against $0
    10. May - June 2012 For $1,266,210 Against $0
    11. July - August 2012 For $1,137,859 Against $0
    12. September - October 2012 For $2,130,347 Against $0
    13. November - December 2012 For $159,614 Against $0
    14. January - February 2013 For $80,454 Against $0
    15. March - April 2013 For $346,881 Against $0
    16. May - June 2013 For $312,716 Against $0
    17. July - August 2013 For $149,553 Against $0
    18. September - October 2013 For $197,113 Against $0
    19. November - December 2013 For $225,712 Against $0
    20. January - February 2014 For $94,087 Against $0
    21. March - April 2014 For $303,296 Against $0
    22. May - June 2014 For $408,819 Against $0
    23. July - August 2014 For $244,016 Against $0
    24. September - October 2014 For $634,779 Against $0
    25. November - December 2014 For $57,368 Against $0
    26. January - February 2015 For $98,570 Against $0
    27. March - April 2015 For $275,039 Against $0
    28. May - June 2015 For $213,096 Against $0
    29. July - August 2015 For $73,014 Against $0
    30. September - October 2015 For $191,377 Against $0
    31. November - December 2015 For $198,572 Against $0
    32. January - February 2016 For $104,885 Against $0
    33. March - April 2016 For $152,275 Against $0
    34. May - June 2016 For $311,095 Against $0
    35. July - August 2016 For $117,813 Against $0
    36. September - October 2016 For $149,114 Against $0
    37. November - December 2016 For $13,705 Against $0

    Votes

      30 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2015

      30 organizations supported this bill

      9to5
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Act for Women and Girls
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Advocates for Youth
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Alliance for a Just Society
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Colorado Organization For Latina Opportunity And Reproductive Rights
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Equal Rights Advocates
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Forward Together
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Healthy Teen Network
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Institute for Science and Human Values
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Legal Voice
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Marriage Equality USA
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      MomsRising
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Mothering Justice
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Black Justice Coalition
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Center for Lesbian Rights
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Council of Jewish Women
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Crittenton Foundation
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Education Association
      NEA (2015, May 20). NEA Supported Bills on ESEA/NCLB for the 114th Congress. Retrieved October 22, 2015, from NEA.
      National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Organization for Women
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      National Women's Law Center
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      PFLAG
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Reproductive Health Access Project
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      Summit Health Institute for Research and Education, Inc.
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.
      URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity
      Undersigned organizations (2015, August 7). YPDA Letter of Support. Retrieved March 15, 2016, from Institute for Science and Human Values.

      0 organizations opposed this bill

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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$37,400$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$65,964$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,296,897$0
      John BarrassoRWY$2,250$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$174,639$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$98,033$0
      Roy BluntRMO$131,680$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$235,432$0
      John BoozmanRAR$1,000$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$5,878$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$679,866$0
      Richard BurrRNC$14,700$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$166,080$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$61,500$0
      Ben CardinDMD$97,225$0
      Tom CarperDDE$20,500$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$124,320$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$8,899$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$22,600$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$75,662$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$52,283$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$61,566$0
      John CornynRTX$14,550$0
      Tom CottonRAR$7,667$0
      Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0
      Ted CruzRTX$9,550$0
      Steve DainesRMT$2,750$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$43,200$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$108,300$0
      Mike EnziRWY$1,000$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$12,950$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$292,046$0
      Deb FischerRNE$24,250$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$7,200$0
      Al FrankenDMN$147,339$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$2,500$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$848,559$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$28,640$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$8,510$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$35,800$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$91,672$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$240,977$0
      Dean HellerRNV$6,500$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$523,286$0
      John HoevenRND$4,910$0
      Jim InhofeROK$12,750$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$20,300$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$27,610$0
      Tim KaineDVA$581,644$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$30,017$0
      Mark KirkRIL$45,451$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$344,022$0
      James LankfordROK$39,486$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$69,620$0
      Mike LeeRUT$7,900$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$15,500$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$196,600$0
      John McCainRAZ$42,843$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$1,456,782$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$49,025$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$113,849$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$86,389$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,100$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$20,000$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$23,633$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$176,427$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$574,962$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$110,100$0
      Rand PaulRKY$10,696$0
      David PerdueRGA$28,650$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$450,117$0
      Rob PortmanROH$31,370$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$32,250$0
      Harry ReidDNV$12,650$0
      Jim RischRID$5,650$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,664$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$30,004$0
      Marco RubioRFL$9,475$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$65,126$0
      Ben SasseRNE$15,800$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$84,723$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$135,734$0
      Tim ScottRSC$39,627$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$952,271$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,000$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$461,200$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$4,100$0
      Jon TesterDMT$345,234$0
      John ThuneRSD$15,570$0
      Thom TillisRNC$5,104$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$83,222$0
      Tom UdallDNM$89,721$0
      David VitterRLA$4,000$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$93,507$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,931,091$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$65,410$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$2,850$0
      Ron WydenDOR$128,523$0

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      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$37,400$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$65,964$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,296,897$0
      John BarrassoRWY$2,250$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$174,639$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$98,033$0
      Roy BluntRMO$131,680$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$235,432$0
      John BoozmanRAR$1,000$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$5,878$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$679,866$0
      Richard BurrRNC$14,700$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$166,080$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$61,500$0
      Ben CardinDMD$97,225$0
      Tom CarperDDE$20,500$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$124,320$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$8,899$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$22,600$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$75,662$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$52,283$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$61,566$0
      John CornynRTX$14,550$0
      Tom CottonRAR$7,667$0
      Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0
      Ted CruzRTX$9,550$0
      Steve DainesRMT$2,750$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$43,200$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$108,300$0
      Mike EnziRWY$1,000$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$12,950$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$292,046$0
      Deb FischerRNE$24,250$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$7,200$0
      Al FrankenDMN$147,339$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$2,500$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$848,559$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$28,640$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$8,510$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$35,800$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$91,672$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$240,977$0
      Dean HellerRNV$6,500$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$523,286$0
      John HoevenRND$4,910$0
      Jim InhofeROK$12,750$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$20,300$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$27,610$0
      Tim KaineDVA$581,644$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$30,017$0
      Mark KirkRIL$45,451$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$344,022$0
      James LankfordROK$39,486$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$69,620$0
      Mike LeeRUT$7,900$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$15,500$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$196,600$0
      John McCainRAZ$42,843$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$1,456,782$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$49,025$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$113,849$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$86,389$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,100$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$20,000$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$23,633$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$176,427$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$574,962$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$110,100$0
      Rand PaulRKY$10,696$0
      David PerdueRGA$28,650$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$450,117$0
      Rob PortmanROH$31,370$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$32,250$0
      Harry ReidDNV$12,650$0
      Jim RischRID$5,650$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$12,664$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$30,004$0
      Marco RubioRFL$9,475$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$65,126$0
      Ben SasseRNE$15,800$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$84,723$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$135,734$0
      Tim ScottRSC$39,627$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$952,271$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,000$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$461,200$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$4,100$0
      Jon TesterDMT$345,234$0
      John ThuneRSD$15,570$0
      Thom TillisRNC$5,104$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$83,222$0
      Tom UdallDNM$89,721$0
      David VitterRLA$4,000$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$93,507$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,931,091$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$65,410$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$2,850$0
      Ron WydenDOR$128,523$0

      Interest Groups that supported this bill

      $ Donated
      Women's issues$8,250,935
      Abortion policy/Pro-Abortion Rights$2,050,855
      Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
      Teachers unions$910,780
      Gay & lesbian rights & issues$815,726
      Minority/Ethnic Groups$612,336
      Children's rights$563,701
      Health & welfare policy$547,752
      Human Rights$45,000

      Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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