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S. 659 - Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2016

Environmental protection. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, 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.

Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2016

S. 659 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2015
  • Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2016
  • National Fish Habitat Conservation Through Partnerships Act
  • Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2016
Sponsor
Dan Sullivan
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Environmental protection
    • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
    • Africa
    • Agricultural practices and innovations
    • American Samoa
    • Animal protection and human-animal relationships
    • Army Corps of Engineers
    • Asia
    • Birds
    • Canada
    • Caribbean area
    • Department of Defense
    • Department of the Interior
    • Endangered and threatened species
    • Executive agency funding and structure
    • Firearms and explosives
    • Government trust funds
    • Guam
    • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
    • Hunting and fishing
    • Interest, dividends, interest rates
    • International organizations and cooperation
    • Licensing and registrations
    • Mammals
    • Northern Mariana Islands
    • Outdoor recreation
    • Puerto Rico
    • Reptiles
    • Trade restrictions
    • Virgin Islands
    • Wetlands
    • Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced3/04/2015
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced3/04/2015
    3/04/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
    3/04/2015Introduced in Senate
    3/17/2015Committee on Environment and Public Works Senate Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 114-24.
    Put on a legislative calendar1/20/2016Committee on Environment and Public Works. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
    2/24/2016Committee on Environment and Public Works. Reported by Senator Inhofe with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 114-210. Minority views filed.
    Put on a legislative calendar2/24/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 371.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    supported this bill

    $69,612
    $69,612
    83 times as much
    $370,120
    $5,398,859
    $5,768,979
    2 Organizations Supported and 2 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2016

    2 organizations supported this bill

    Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
    Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (2016, January 20). Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Supports Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act. Retrieved April 18, 2016, from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation.
    Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership
    Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (2016, January 20). Senate Panel Advances Bill to Invest in Wetlands Conservation, Migratory Bird, and Fish Habitat. Retrieved January 21, 2016, from Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership.

    2 organizations opposed this bill

    Defenders of Wildlife
    Defenders of Wildlife (2016, April 14). Help Stop the Wildlife Doomsday Bill . Retrieved April 18, 2016, from Defenders of Wildlife.
    Humane Society of the United States
    Humane Society of the United States (2016, January 20). Senate Committee Passes Anti-Wildlife Package with Poison Pills, Strips Wolves of Federal Protections. Retrieved January 22, 2016, from Humane Society of the United States.

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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$19,100
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$26,400
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$167,716
    John BarrassoRWY$3,000$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$474,313
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$97,879
    Roy BluntRMO$4,000$5,700
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,500$183,712
    John BoozmanRAR$3,000$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$500
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$120,871
    Richard BurrRNC$1,000$8,000
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$141,702
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$2,000$5,000
    Ben CardinDMD$0$11,275
    Tom CarperDDE$0$6,500
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$34,504
    Bill CassidyRLA$2,000$37,300
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$17,850
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$43,350
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$21,400
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$2,600
    Mike CrapoRID$5,612$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$1,250
    Steve DainesRMT$0$1,000
    Joe DonnellyDIN$2,000$31,596
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$64,261
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$20,850
    Deb FischerRNE$5,000$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$116,238
    Cory GardnerRCO$1,000$750
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$51,100
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,500$41,663
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$1,000
    Martin HeinrichDNM$2,000$287,819
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$2,000
    Dean HellerRNV$0$6,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$38,426
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$5,000$500
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
    Tim KaineDVA$0$309,663
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$43,570
    Mark KirkRIL$0$5,000
    Amy KlobucharDMN$2,000$15,150
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$40,518
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$2,500$3,500
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$383,481
    John McCainRAZ$0$2,700
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,000$9,500
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$3,500
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$16,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$161,755
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$16,250
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$7,170
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,000$12,550
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$123,496
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$106,528
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$3,000$76,882
    Rand PaulRKY$0$0
    David PerdueRGA$0$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$517,639
    Rob PortmanROH$0$26,310
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$18,700
    Harry ReidDNV$0$21,500
    Jim RischRID$0$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$2,000$11,513
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$52,647
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$3,500$289,489
    Chuck SchumerDNY$500$128,179
    Tim ScottRSC$1,000$3,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$220,313
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,000$39,725
    Dan SullivanRAK$5,000$0
    Jon TesterDMT$2,500$269,985
    John ThuneRSD$1,000$10,925
    Thom TillisRNC$1,000$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,000$10,000
    Tom UdallDNM$0$183,144
    David VitterRLA$0$24,300
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$56,238
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$184,496
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$130,060
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$6,500
    Ron WydenDOR$1,000$135,978

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    Legislator Filters
    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$19,100
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$26,400
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$167,716
    John BarrassoRWY$3,000$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$474,313
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$97,879
    Roy BluntRMO$4,000$5,700
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,500$183,712
    John BoozmanRAR$3,000$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$500
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$120,871
    Richard BurrRNC$1,000$8,000
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$141,702
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$2,000$5,000
    Ben CardinDMD$0$11,275
    Tom CarperDDE$0$6,500
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$34,504
    Bill CassidyRLA$2,000$37,300
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$17,850
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$43,350
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$21,400
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$2,600
    Mike CrapoRID$5,612$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$1,250
    Steve DainesRMT$0$1,000
    Joe DonnellyDIN$2,000$31,596
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$64,261
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$20,850
    Deb FischerRNE$5,000$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$116,238
    Cory GardnerRCO$1,000$750
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$51,100
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,500$41,663
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$1,000
    Martin HeinrichDNM$2,000$287,819
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$2,000
    Dean HellerRNV$0$6,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$38,426
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$5,000$500
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
    Tim KaineDVA$0$309,663
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$43,570
    Mark KirkRIL$0$5,000
    Amy KlobucharDMN$2,000$15,150
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$40,518
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$2,500$3,500
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$383,481
    John McCainRAZ$0$2,700
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,000$9,500
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$3,500
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$16,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$161,755
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$16,250
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$7,170
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,000$12,550
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$123,496
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$106,528
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$3,000$76,882
    Rand PaulRKY$0$0
    David PerdueRGA$0$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$517,639
    Rob PortmanROH$0$26,310
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$18,700
    Harry ReidDNV$0$21,500
    Jim RischRID$0$1,000
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$2,000$11,513
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$52,647
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$3,500$289,489
    Chuck SchumerDNY$500$128,179
    Tim ScottRSC$1,000$3,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$220,313
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,000$39,725
    Dan SullivanRAK$5,000$0
    Jon TesterDMT$2,500$269,985
    John ThuneRSD$1,000$10,925
    Thom TillisRNC$1,000$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,000$10,000
    Tom UdallDNM$0$183,144
    David VitterRLA$0$24,300
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$56,238
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$184,496
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$130,060
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$6,500
    Ron WydenDOR$1,000$135,978

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Hunting & wildlife$69,612

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Environmental policy$5,398,859
    Animal Rights$370,120
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