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S. 145 - National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act

Public lands and natural resources. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to more efficiently develop domestic sources of the minerals and mineral materials of strategic and critical importance to the economic and national security and manufacturing competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act

S. 145 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to more efficiently develop domestic sources of the minerals and mineral materials of strategic and critical importance to the economic and national security and manufacturing competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to more efficiently develop domestic sources of the minerals and mineral materials of strategic and critical importance to the economic and national security and manufacturing competitiveness of the United States, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act
  • National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act
  • National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act
Sponsor
Dean Heller
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Public lands and natural resources
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Alternative and renewable resources
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Department of the Interior
  • Electric power generation and transmission
  • Energy storage, supplies, demand
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Forests, forestry, trees
  • Infrastructure development
  • Land use and conservation
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Pipelines
  • Strategic materials and reserves
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Major Actions
Introduced1/12/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/12/2017
1/12/2017Introduced in Senate
1/12/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

support this bill

$731,383
$14,209,818
$14,941,201
$0
3 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act

3 organizations support this bill

Capital Research Center
Mamula, Ned (2017, October 30). Strategic Minerals: Taking Back Control. Retrieved February 12, 2018, from Capital Research Center.
National Mining Association
National Mining Association (2017, January 17). NMA Applauds Critical Minerals Legislation to Streamline Permitting Process to Boost Job Creation, Economy. Retrieved January 18, 2017, from National Mining Association.
R Street Institute
Mamula, Ned & Rorke, Catrina (2017, May 1). EMBARRASSMENT OF RICHES: REVERSING U.S. MINERALS IMPORT DEPENDENCY. Retrieved February 12, 2018, from R Street Institute.

0 organizations oppose this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th 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 Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$18,050$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$250$0
John BarrassoRWY$44,250$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$3,700$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
Roy BluntRMO$140,336$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$0
John BoozmanRAR$23,482$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0
Richard BurrRNC$139,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$186,691$0
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$10,000$0
Bill CassidyRLA$320,523$0
William Thad CochranRMS$9,750$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$21,650$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$56,470$0
John CornynRTX$91,805$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$1,516$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,255,192$0
Mike CrapoRID$51,344$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,894,877$0
Steve DainesRMT$241,975$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$7,000$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,000$0
Mike EnziRWY$7,500$0
Joni ErnstRIA$182,361$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$0
Deb FischerRNE$194,721$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,366,249$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$423,705$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,965$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$48,288$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$0$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$0$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$34,000$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$5,250$0
Dean HellerRNV$157,687$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$19,900$0
Jim InhofeROK$71,424$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,145$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$797,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$1,100$0
John KennedyRLA$21,500$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
James LankfordROK$151,490$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$733,884$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$27,800$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
John McCainRAZ$181,420$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$9,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$257,656$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$10,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$61,250$0
Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$10,000$0
Rand PaulRKY$459,442$0
David PerdueRGA$205,928$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$215,586$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Jim RischRID$54,587$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$106,467$0
Mike RoundsRSD$78,431$0
Marco RubioRFL$860,205$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$696,801$0
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,500$0
Tim ScottRSC$272,661$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$612,623$0
Jon TesterDMT$0$0
John ThuneRSD$175,745$0
Thom TillisRNC$234,134$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,291,727$0
Tom UdallDNM$2,000$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$2,200$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,600$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$9,600$0
Ron WydenDOR$1,000$0
Todd YoungRIN$147,066$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$18,050$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$250$0
John BarrassoRWY$44,250$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$3,700$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
Roy BluntRMO$140,336$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$0
John BoozmanRAR$23,482$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0
Richard BurrRNC$139,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$186,691$0
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$10,000$0
Bill CassidyRLA$320,523$0
William Thad CochranRMS$9,750$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$21,650$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$56,470$0
John CornynRTX$91,805$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$1,516$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,255,192$0
Mike CrapoRID$51,344$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,894,877$0
Steve DainesRMT$241,975$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$7,000$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,000$0
Mike EnziRWY$7,500$0
Joni ErnstRIA$182,361$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$0
Deb FischerRNE$194,721$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,366,249$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$423,705$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,965$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$48,288$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$0$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$0$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$34,000$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$5,250$0
Dean HellerRNV$157,687$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$19,900$0
Jim InhofeROK$71,424$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$44,145$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$797,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$1,100$0
John KennedyRLA$21,500$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
James LankfordROK$151,490$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$733,884$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$27,800$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
John McCainRAZ$181,420$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$9,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$257,656$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$10,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$61,250$0
Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$10,000$0
Rand PaulRKY$459,442$0
David PerdueRGA$205,928$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$215,586$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Jim RischRID$54,587$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$106,467$0
Mike RoundsRSD$78,431$0
Marco RubioRFL$860,205$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$696,801$0
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,500$0
Tim ScottRSC$272,661$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$612,623$0
Jon TesterDMT$0$0
John ThuneRSD$175,745$0
Thom TillisRNC$234,134$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,291,727$0
Tom UdallDNM$2,000$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$2,200$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,600$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$9,600$0
Ron WydenDOR$1,000$0
Todd YoungRIN$147,066$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,209,818
Mining$731,383

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

$ Donated
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