Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 114th Congress.

S. 668 - Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act

Commerce. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to require data brokers to establish procedures to ensure the accuracy of collected personal information, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act

S. 668 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to require data brokers to establish procedures to ensure the accuracy of collected personal information, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to require data brokers to establish procedures to ensure the accuracy of collected personal information, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act of 2015
  • Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act of 2015
Sponsor
Edward J. Markey
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Commerce
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Business records
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Consumer affairs
  • Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
  • Federal preemption
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
  • Fraud offenses and financial crimes
  • Internet and video services
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Right of privacy
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 Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
3/04/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

$750
$750
254 times as much
$190,325
$190,325
1 Organization Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act of 2015

1 organization supported this bill

Consumer Watchdog
Consumer Watchdog (2015, March 5). Consumer Watchdog Backs Senate Data Broker Accountability and Transparency Act. Retrieved March 5, 2015, from Consumer Watchdog.

1 organization opposed this bill

Direct Marketing Association
Davis, Wendy (2015, March 5). Senate Democrats Reintroduce Bill To Curb Data Brokers. MediaPost. Retrieved March 10, 2015, from http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/245047/senate-democrats-reintroduce-bill-to-curb-data-bro.html.

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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$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$3,700
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$3,500
John BarrassoRWY$0$250
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$250
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$5,000
Roy BluntRMO$0$1,000
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$5,300
John BoozmanRAR$0$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$150
Richard BurrRNC$0$3,500
Maria CantwellDWA$0$1,000
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$0
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$11,000
Bob CaseyDPA$500$0
Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$7,350
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$2,500
Bob CorkerRTN$0$1,000
John CornynRTX$0$250
Tom CottonRAR$0$3,100
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$11,275
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$10,400
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$1,000
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$3,500
Cory GardnerRCO$0$1,000
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$250
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$2,500
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$3,700
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$2,500
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$1,000
Dean HellerRNV$0$3,500
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$0$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$0$12,050
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$1,900
James LankfordROK$0$2,000
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$2,500
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$250
John McCainRAZ$0$1,000
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$9,500
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$5,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
Chris MurphyDCT$0$7,500
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$3,500
Rand PaulRKY$0$2,600
David PerdueRGA$0$6,450
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$5,000
Rob PortmanROH$0$1,000
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$0$2,000
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$13,650
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0
Tim ScottRSC$0$500
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$250$5,000
Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
Jon TesterDMT$0$500
John ThuneRSD$0$8,000
Thom TillisRNC$0$2,500
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$2,500
Tom UdallDNM$0$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$350
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$4,000
Ron WydenDOR$0$1,000

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$3,700
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$3,500
John BarrassoRWY$0$250
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$250
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$5,000
Roy BluntRMO$0$1,000
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$5,300
John BoozmanRAR$0$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$150
Richard BurrRNC$0$3,500
Maria CantwellDWA$0$1,000
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$0
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$11,000
Bob CaseyDPA$500$0
Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$7,350
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$2,500
Bob CorkerRTN$0$1,000
John CornynRTX$0$250
Tom CottonRAR$0$3,100
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$11,275
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$10,400
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$1,000
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$3,500
Cory GardnerRCO$0$1,000
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$250
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$2,500
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$3,700
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$2,500
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$1,000
Dean HellerRNV$0$3,500
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$0$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$0$12,050
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$1,900
James LankfordROK$0$2,000
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$2,500
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$250
John McCainRAZ$0$1,000
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$9,500
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$5,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
Chris MurphyDCT$0$7,500
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$3,500
Rand PaulRKY$0$2,600
David PerdueRGA$0$6,450
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$5,000
Rob PortmanROH$0$1,000
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$0$2,000
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$13,650
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0
Tim ScottRSC$0$500
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$250$5,000
Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
Jon TesterDMT$0$500
John ThuneRSD$0$8,000
Thom TillisRNC$0$2,500
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$2,500
Tom UdallDNM$0$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$350
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$4,000
Ron WydenDOR$0$1,000

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Consumer groups$750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Direct mail advertising services$190,325
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