S.Con.Res. 10 - A Concurrent Resolution Supporting the Designation of the Year of 2015 As the "International Year of Soils" and Supporting Locally Led Soil Conservation.

Agriculture and food. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A concurrent resolution supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the "International Year of Soils" and supporting locally led soil conservation. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the Senate on May 12, 2015 
Amendments:
1 proposed amendment. 1 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

by voice vote on May 13, 2015.

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A Concurrent Resolution Supporting the Designation of the Year of 2015 As the "International Year of Soils" and Supporting Locally Led Soil Conservation.

S.Con.Res. 10 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A concurrent resolution supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the "International Year of Soils" and supporting locally led soil conservation. (by CRS)
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Title
A concurrent resolution supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the "International Year of Soils" and supporting locally led soil conservation.
Other Titles
  • A concurrent resolution supporting the designation of the year of 2015 as the "International Year of Soils" and supporting locally led soil conservation.
Sponsor
Joe Donnelly
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Agriculture and food
  • Agricultural conservation and pollution
  • Commemorative events and holidays
  • Soil pollution
  • Water use and supply
  • Watersheds
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Major Actions
Introduced3/17/2015
Referred to Committee
Amendments (1 proposed)
Senate5/13/2015
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
currently selectedSenateResolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.5/13/2015 by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 1225 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.5/13/2015 by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/17/2015
3/17/2015Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
3/17/2015Introduced in Senate
5/13/2015Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry discharged by Unanimous Consent.
5/13/2015Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage5/13/2015Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
select this voteVote5/13/2015Amendment SA 1225 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
5/13/2015
5/13/2015Senate amendment submitted
5/13/2015Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 1225 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Lee.
5/13/2015Senate amendment agreed to: Amendment SA 1225 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
5/13/2015Amendment SA 1225 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Lee. (consideration: CR S2896; text: CR S2896) To clarify the support of Congress for voluntary landowner participation in certain conservation programs.
5/14/2015Message on Senate action sent to the House.
5/14/2015Received in the House.
5/14/2015Held at the desk.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteS. Amdt. 1225Lee, Mike [R-UT]May 13, 2015Passed by voice vote on May 12, 2015.

To clarify the support of Congress for voluntary landowner participation in certain conservation programs.

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A Concurrent Resolution Supporting the Designation of the Year of 2015 As the "International Year of Soils" and Supporting Locally Led Soil Conservation.: Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

26 organizations supported this bill

Agricultural Retailers Association
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
American Association of Crop Insurers
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
American Farm Bureau Federation
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
American Farmland Trust
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
American Seed Trade Association
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
American Society of Agronomy
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
American Soybean Association
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Crop Science Society of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Land Improvement Contractors of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Association of Conservation Districts
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Association of State Conservation Agencies
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Association of Wheat Growers
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Conservation District Employees Association
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Corn Growers Association
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Cotton Council
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Farmers Union
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
National Wildlife Federation
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Nature Conservancy
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Pollinator Partnership
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Society for Range Management
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Soil and Water Conservation Society
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Soil Science Society of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
The Fertilizer Institute
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.
USA Rice Federation
Undersigned organizations (2015, April 22). Agricultural Orgs Support Soil Resolutions. Retrieved February 11, 2016, from American Society of Agronomy.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$84,450$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$114,960$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$312,062$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$37,100$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$698,370$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$136,369$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$412,444$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$221,434$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$210,382$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$4,050$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$398,148$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$182,625$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$217,827$0Yes
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$73,600$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$34,024$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$50,098$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$127,320$0Yes
Bill CassidyRLA$173,350$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$12,950$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$692,463$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$57,550$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$69,321$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$113,062$0Yes
John CornynRTX$98,389$0Yes
Tom CottonRAR$182,554$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$74,144$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$109,234$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$141,285$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$172,282$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$204,321$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$17,400$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$76,250$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$300,343$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$299,485$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$95,950$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$237,791$0Yes
Cory GardnerRCO$322,284$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$138,933$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$123,383$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$317,796$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$74,600$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$367,003$0Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$192,875$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$52,985$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$105,426$0Yes
John HoevenRND$163,041$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$120,365$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$194,299$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$141,292$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$630,646$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$68,220$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$102,740$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$181,133$0Yes
James LankfordROK$128,245$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$83,068$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$26,305$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$43,450$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$474,829$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$91,461$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$209,375$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$439,695$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$140,130$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$219,842$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$8,950$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$340,709$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$159,760$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$236,783$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$250,464$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$236,947$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$125,099$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$259,074$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$616,439$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$232,455$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$27,300$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$22,658$0Yes
Jim RischRID$27,358$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$363,705$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$111,947$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$161,397$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$87,437$0Yes
Ben SasseRNE$123,242$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$350,439$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$189,802$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$89,125$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$41,100$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$288,613$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$28,550$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$474,333$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$71,091$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$464,268$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$273,305$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$207,950$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$163,860$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$245,849$0Yes
David VitterRLA$55,850$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$153,813$0Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$499,560$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$166,720$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$49,300$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$232,476$0Yes

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$84,450$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$114,960$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$312,062$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$37,100$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$698,370$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$136,369$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$412,444$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$221,434$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$210,382$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$4,050$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$398,148$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$182,625$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$217,827$0Yes
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$73,600$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$34,024$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$50,098$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$127,320$0Yes
Bill CassidyRLA$173,350$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$12,950$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$692,463$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$57,550$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$69,321$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$113,062$0Yes
John CornynRTX$98,389$0Yes
Tom CottonRAR$182,554$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$74,144$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$109,234$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$141,285$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$172,282$0Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$204,321$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$17,400$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$76,250$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$300,343$0Yes
Deb FischerRNE$299,485$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$95,950$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$237,791$0Yes
Cory GardnerRCO$322,284$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$138,933$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$123,383$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$317,796$0Yes
Orrin G. HatchRUT$74,600$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$367,003$0Yes
Heidi HeitkampDND$192,875$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$52,985$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$105,426$0Yes
John HoevenRND$163,041$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$120,365$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$194,299$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$141,292$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$630,646$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$68,220$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$102,740$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$181,133$0Yes
James LankfordROK$128,245$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$83,068$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$26,305$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$43,450$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$474,829$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$91,461$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$209,375$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$439,695$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$140,130$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$219,842$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$8,950$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$340,709$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$159,760$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$236,783$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$250,464$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$236,947$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$125,099$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$259,074$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$616,439$0Yes
Rob PortmanROH$232,455$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$27,300$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$22,658$0Yes
Jim RischRID$27,358$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$363,705$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$111,947$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$161,397$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$87,437$0Yes
Ben SasseRNE$123,242$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$350,439$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$189,802$0Yes
Tim ScottRSC$89,125$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$41,100$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$288,613$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$28,550$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$474,333$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$71,091$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$464,268$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$273,305$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$207,950$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$163,860$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$245,849$0Yes
David VitterRLA$55,850$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$153,813$0Yes
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$499,560$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$166,720$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$49,300$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$232,476$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,398,859
Civil servant/public employee$4,474,818
Crop production & basic processing$3,814,479
Agricultural services & related industries$1,420,173
Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$1,184,786
Wheat, corn, soybeans and cash grain$620,750
Landscaping & Excavation Svcs$481,151
Other commodities (incl rice, peanuts, honey)$444,677
Farm organizations & cooperatives$442,066
Cotton$398,083
Agriculture$189,296
Farm bureaus$165,148
Municipal & county government organizations$250

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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