S. 2126 - Fostering Innovation Act of 2017

Finance and financial sector. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to provide a temporary exemption for low-revenue issuers from certain auditor attestation requirements. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Fostering Innovation Act of 2017

S. 2126 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to provide a temporary exemption for low-revenue issuers from certain auditor attestation requirements. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to provide a temporary exemption for low-revenue issuers from certain auditor attestation requirements.
Other Titles
  • Fostering Innovation Act of 2017
  • Fostering Innovation Act of 2017
  • Fostering Innovation Act of 2017
Sponsor
Thom Tillis
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Finance and financial sector
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Major Actions
Introduced11/15/2017
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced11/15/2017
11/15/2017Introduced in Senate
11/15/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
6/26/2018Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
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Total contributions given to Senators from Biotech products & research, which…

support this bill

Biotech products & research$1,827,610
$1,827,610

1 Organization Supports and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Fostering Innovation Act of 2017

1 organization support this bill

Biotechnology Industry Organization
Bradon, Carrie (2018, January 9). Biotechnology Innovation Organization applauds Fostering Innovation Act introduction. Retrieved January 10, 2018, from BIO.

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 Biotech products & research interest groups, 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$21,500$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$8,400$0
John BarrassoRWY$14,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$83,600$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$16,000$0
Roy BluntRMO$45,350$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$26,200$0
John BoozmanRAR$10,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$8,950$0
Richard BurrRNC$70,800$0
Maria CantwellDWA$10,650$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$2,500$0
Ben CardinDMD$14,850$0
Tom CarperDDE$5,400$0
Bob CaseyDPA$44,750$0
Bill CassidyRLA$55,350$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$4,250$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$8,750$0
Bob CorkerRTN$7,250$0
John CornynRTX$30,200$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$13,451$0
Tom CottonRAR$6,350$0
Mike CrapoRID$10,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$19,500$0
Steve DainesRMT$750$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$7,950$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$14,500$0
Dick DurbinDIL$4,600$0
Mike EnziRWY$32,850$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$33,200$0
Deb FischerRNE$3,500$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,964$0
Cory GardnerRCO$22,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$31,000$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,900$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$20,500$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$25,875$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$12,250$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$52,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$13,300$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$10,750$0
Dean HellerRNV$7,745$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$3,500$0
John HoevenRND$7,750$0
Jim InhofeROK$750$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$32,300$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$15,020$0
Tim KaineDVA$20,800$0
John KennedyRLA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$18,950$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$2,000$0
James LankfordROK$5,000$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$14,750$0
Mike LeeRUT$3,950$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$5,250$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$72,300$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$15,375$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$41,600$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$16,650$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$18,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$14,250$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,000$0
Chris MurphyDCT$16,900$0
Patty MurrayDWA$48,676$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$9,750$0
Rand PaulRKY$7,000$0
David PerdueRGA$22,600$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$33,700$0
Rob PortmanROH$29,100$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$1,000$0
Jim RischRID$2,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$28,100$0
Mike RoundsRSD$1,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$9,700$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$30,429$0
Brian SchatzDHI$18,250$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$88,000$0
Tim ScottRSC$22,550$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,100$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$9,800$0
Dan SullivanRAK$3,529$0
Jon TesterDMT$16,250$0
John ThuneRSD$6,500$0
Thom TillisRNC$11,500$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$33,690$0
Tom UdallDNM$11,900$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$31,000$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$12,150$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$50,823$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$43,583$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$52,000$0
Todd YoungRIN$6,500$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$21,500$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$8,400$0
John BarrassoRWY$14,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$83,600$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$16,000$0
Roy BluntRMO$45,350$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$26,200$0
John BoozmanRAR$10,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$8,950$0
Richard BurrRNC$70,800$0
Maria CantwellDWA$10,650$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$2,500$0
Ben CardinDMD$14,850$0
Tom CarperDDE$5,400$0
Bob CaseyDPA$44,750$0
Bill CassidyRLA$55,350$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$4,250$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$8,750$0
Bob CorkerRTN$7,250$0
John CornynRTX$30,200$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$13,451$0
Tom CottonRAR$6,350$0
Mike CrapoRID$10,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$19,500$0
Steve DainesRMT$750$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$7,950$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$14,500$0
Dick DurbinDIL$4,600$0
Mike EnziRWY$32,850$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$33,200$0
Deb FischerRNE$3,500$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,964$0
Cory GardnerRCO$22,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$31,000$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,900$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$20,500$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$25,875$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$12,250$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$52,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$13,300$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$10,750$0
Dean HellerRNV$7,745$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$3,500$0
John HoevenRND$7,750$0
Jim InhofeROK$750$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$32,300$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$15,020$0
Tim KaineDVA$20,800$0
John KennedyRLA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$18,950$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$2,000$0
James LankfordROK$5,000$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$14,750$0
Mike LeeRUT$3,950$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$5,250$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$72,300$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$15,375$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$41,600$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$16,650$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$18,300$0
Jerry MoranRKS$14,250$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,000$0
Chris MurphyDCT$16,900$0
Patty MurrayDWA$48,676$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$9,750$0
Rand PaulRKY$7,000$0
David PerdueRGA$22,600$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$33,700$0
Rob PortmanROH$29,100$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$1,000$0
Jim RischRID$2,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$28,100$0
Mike RoundsRSD$1,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$9,700$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$30,429$0
Brian SchatzDHI$18,250$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$88,000$0
Tim ScottRSC$22,550$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,100$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$9,800$0
Dan SullivanRAK$3,529$0
Jon TesterDMT$16,250$0
John ThuneRSD$6,500$0
Thom TillisRNC$11,500$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$33,690$0
Tom UdallDNM$11,900$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$31,000$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$12,150$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$50,823$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$43,583$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$52,000$0
Todd YoungRIN$6,500$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Biotech products & research$1,827,610

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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