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S. 534 - Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015

Immigration. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to prohibit funds from being used to carry out certain Executive actions related to immigration and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the Senate on February 27, 2015 
There have been no votes on passage on this bill.
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Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015

S. 534 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to prohibit funds from being used to carry out certain Executive actions related to immigration and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to prohibit funds from being used to carry out certain Executive actions related to immigration and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015
  • Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015
Sponsor
Susan M. Collins
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Immigration
    • Administrative remedies
    • Border security and unlawful immigration
    • Child safety and welfare
    • Citizenship and naturalization
    • Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
    • Department of Homeland Security
    • Domestic violence and child abuse
    • Employee benefits and pensions
    • Executive agency funding and structure
    • Foreign labor
    • Health care costs and insurance
    • Health care coverage and access
    • Immigrant health and welfare
    • Immigration status and procedures
    • Presidents and presidential powers, Vice Presidents
    • Refugees, asylum, displaced persons
    • User charges and fees
    • Visas and passports
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced2/23/2015
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteSenateOn Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 5342/27/2015This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
    57 voted YES 42 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced2/23/2015
    2/23/2015Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
    2/23/2015Introduced in Senate
    Put on a legislative calendar2/24/2015Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 22.
    2/26/2015Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
    2/26/2015Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate.
    2/27/2015Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to S. 534 (Record Vote. No. 63) entered in Senate.
    select this voteVote2/27/2015On Cloture on the Motion to Proceed S. 534
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $0
    $45,000
    $525,766
    $197,000
    $612,336
    $8,250,935
    $9,631,037
    0 Organizations Supported and 10 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015

    0 organizations supported this bill

    10 organizations opposed this bill

    AFL-CIO
    Samuel, William (2015, February 25). Letter to Senators urging them to vote against the callous and anti-immigrant "Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015". Retrieved March 31, 2015, from AFL-CIO.
    American Civil Liberties Union
    Macleod-Ball, Michael W. & Lin, Joanne (2015, February 26). Oppose S. 534, the “Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015”. Retrieved March 31, 2015, from American Civil Liberties Union.
    American Immigration Lawyers Association
    Holman, Leslie & Williams, Crystal (2015, February 24). Letter to Senate Opposing S. 534 Introduced by Senator Collins. Retrieved March 31, 2015, from AILA.
    Church World Service
    McCullough, John L. (2015, March 12). CWS Urges Senate to Oppose Immigration Rule of Law Act. Retrieved March 31, 2015, from Church World Service.
    National Hispanic Leadership Agenda
    Saenz, Thomas A. & Calderón, Jose (2015, February 27). NHLA Opposition to S.534, Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015 . Retrieved March 31, 2015, from National Hispanic Leadership Agenda.
    National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence Against Women
    National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence Against Women (2015, February 24). NTF OPPOSES The Collins Senate Bill, S. 534. Retrieved March 31, 2015, from National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence Against Women.
    PICO National Network
    PICO National Network (2015, February 27). Campaign for Citizenship Oppose Senator Susan Collins’ “Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015”. Retrieved March 31, 2015, from PICO National Network.
    United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
    Elizondo, Eusebio (2015, February 26). USCCB Committee on Migration Letter to U.S. Senators in Opposition to S. 534, the “Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015”. Retrieved March 31, 2015, from Justice for Immigrants.
    United We Dream
    Garibay, Julieta (2015, February 25). UWD Letter to Senate Opposing Collins Bill. Retrieved March 31, 2015, from United We Dream.
    We Belong Together
    Mercado, Andrea Cristina & Yeung, Miriam (2015, February 26). We Belong Together Opposition to the Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015 (S. 534). Retrieved March 31, 2015, from We Belong Together.

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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$0$10,150
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$37,422
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$961,129
    John BarrassoRWY$0$1,000
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$13,772
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$11,585
    Roy BluntRMO$0$4,550
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$62,008
    John BoozmanRAR$0$11,385
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$3,250
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$460,713
    Richard BurrRNC$0$7,950
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$98,526
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$50,550
    Ben CardinDMD$0$26,250
    Tom CarperDDE$0$5,950
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$53,163
    Bill CassidyRLA$0$7,900
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$250
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$21,550
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$10,843
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$15,100
    John CornynRTX$0$5,000
    Tom CottonRAR$0$22,120
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$18,349
    Steve DainesRMT$0$1,400
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$20,875
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$9,563
    Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$10,600
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$217,949
    Deb FischerRNE$0$22,750
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,500
    Al FrankenDMN$0$15,734
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$9,703
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$615,227
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$7,200
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$4,350
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$2,500
    Martin HeinrichDNM$0$26,958
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$185,579
    Dean HellerRNV$0$3,500
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$439,857
    John HoevenRND$0$333
    Jim InhofeROK$0$4,750
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$1,600
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$675
    Tim KaineDVA$0$477,664
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$1,800
    Mark KirkRIL$0$3,050
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$236,415
    James LankfordROK$0$16,500
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$6,675
    Mike LeeRUT$0$253
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$11,000
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$17,231
    John McCainRAZ$0$43,088
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,226,565
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$8,700
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$45,250
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$4,385
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$2,000
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$3,050
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$12,525
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$16,227
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$437,859
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$9,475
    Rand PaulRKY$0$5,395
    David PerdueRGA$0$5,400
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$274,523
    Rob PortmanROH$0$5,820
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$925
    Harry ReidDNV$0$250
    Jim RischRID$0$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$1,750
    Marco RubioRFL$0$9,522
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$8,570
    Ben SasseRNE$0$3,700
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$8,050
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$16,100
    Tim ScottRSC$0$10,300
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$838,194
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$362,393
    Dan SullivanRAK$0$6,845
    Jon TesterDMT$0$207,757
    John ThuneRSD$0$2,771
    Thom TillisRNC$0$7,201
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$44,755
    Tom UdallDNM$0$9,632
    David VitterRLA$0$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$8,150
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,677,004
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$3,000
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$1,250
    Ron WydenDOR$0$8,000

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$10,150
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$37,422
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$961,129
    John BarrassoRWY$0$1,000
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$13,772
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$11,585
    Roy BluntRMO$0$4,550
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$62,008
    John BoozmanRAR$0$11,385
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$3,250
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$460,713
    Richard BurrRNC$0$7,950
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$98,526
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$50,550
    Ben CardinDMD$0$26,250
    Tom CarperDDE$0$5,950
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$53,163
    Bill CassidyRLA$0$7,900
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$250
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$21,550
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$10,843
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$15,100
    John CornynRTX$0$5,000
    Tom CottonRAR$0$22,120
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$18,349
    Steve DainesRMT$0$1,400
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$20,875
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$9,563
    Mike EnziRWY$0$1,000
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$10,600
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$217,949
    Deb FischerRNE$0$22,750
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,500
    Al FrankenDMN$0$15,734
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$9,703
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$615,227
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$7,200
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$4,350
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$2,500
    Martin HeinrichDNM$0$26,958
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$185,579
    Dean HellerRNV$0$3,500
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$439,857
    John HoevenRND$0$333
    Jim InhofeROK$0$4,750
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$1,600
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$675
    Tim KaineDVA$0$477,664
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$1,800
    Mark KirkRIL$0$3,050
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$236,415
    James LankfordROK$0$16,500
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$6,675
    Mike LeeRUT$0$253
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$11,000
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$17,231
    John McCainRAZ$0$43,088
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,226,565
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$8,700
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$45,250
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$4,385
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$2,000
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$3,050
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$12,525
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$16,227
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$437,859
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$9,475
    Rand PaulRKY$0$5,395
    David PerdueRGA$0$5,400
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$274,523
    Rob PortmanROH$0$5,820
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$925
    Harry ReidDNV$0$250
    Jim RischRID$0$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$1,750
    Marco RubioRFL$0$9,522
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$8,570
    Ben SasseRNE$0$3,700
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$8,050
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$16,100
    Tim ScottRSC$0$10,300
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$838,194
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$362,393
    Dan SullivanRAK$0$6,845
    Jon TesterDMT$0$207,757
    John ThuneRSD$0$2,771
    Thom TillisRNC$0$7,201
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$44,755
    Tom UdallDNM$0$9,632
    David VitterRLA$0$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$8,150
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,677,004
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$3,000
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$1,250
    Ron WydenDOR$0$8,000

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Women's issues$8,250,935
    Minority/Ethnic Groups$612,336
    Churches, clergy & religious organizations$525,766
    Labor Unions$197,000
    Human Rights$45,000
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