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) 
Status:
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

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    supported this bill

    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
    $15,098,379

    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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    Legislator Filters
    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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