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S. 2243 - Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017

Agriculture and food. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize funding for the voluntary public access and habitat incentive program. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017

S. 2243 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize funding for the voluntary public access and habitat incentive program. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize funding for the voluntary public access and habitat incentive program.
Other Titles
  • Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017
  • Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017
  • Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017
Sponsor
Steve Daines
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Agriculture and food
  • Farmland
  • Federal-Indian relations
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Land use and conservation
  • Outdoor recreation
  • State and local government operations
  • Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced12/18/2017
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced12/18/2017
12/18/2017Introduced in Senate
12/18/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$258,026
$10,100
$70,612
$6,497,094
$2,215,459
$90,416
$330,940
$9,472,647
$0
27 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017

27 organizations support this bill

Archery Trade Association
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Boone and Crockett Club
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
California Waterfowl Association
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Izaak Walton League of America
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Mule Deer Foundation
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
National Deer Alliance
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
National Rifle Association
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
National Shooting Sports Foundation
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
National Wild Turkey Federation
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
National Wildlife Federation
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
North American Grouse Partnership
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Outdoor Industry Association
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Quality Deer Management Association
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Ruffed Grouse Society
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Safari Club International
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Trout Unlimited
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Whitetails Unlimited
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Wild Sheep Foundation
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Wildlife Forever
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Wildlife Management Institute
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.
Wildlife Society
undersigned organizations (2017, December 18). Sportsmen's Groups Support for the Voluntary Public Access Improvement Act of 2017. Retrieved January 5, 2018, from CAHSS.

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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$33,850$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$166,849$0
John BarrassoRWY$38,499$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$480,809$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$66,979$0
Roy BluntRMO$66,455$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$160,112$0
John BoozmanRAR$18,785$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$122,221$0
Richard BurrRNC$58,450$0
Maria CantwellDWA$213,827$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$23,450$0
Ben CardinDMD$8,025$0
Tom CarperDDE$6,500$0
Bob CaseyDPA$29,504$0
Bill CassidyRLA$101,953$0
William Thad CochranRMS$46,950$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$39,300$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$21,400$0
Bob CorkerRTN$12,670$0
John CornynRTX$91,475$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$526,388$0
Tom CottonRAR$68,264$0
Mike CrapoRID$28,462$0
Ted CruzRTX$109,014$0
Steve DainesRMT$77,180$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$40,096$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$317,143$0
Dick DurbinDIL$58,261$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,300$0
Joni ErnstRIA$31,100$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$21,350$0
Deb FischerRNE$42,100$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$39,000$0
Al FrankenDMN$116,671$0
Cory GardnerRCO$107,591$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$54,100$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$76,263$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$55,510$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$69,433$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$100,869$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$13,000$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$288,569$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$13,000$0
Dean HellerRNV$64,960$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$38,426$0
John HoevenRND$27,900$0
Jim InhofeROK$50,650$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$45,100$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$127,664$0
Tim KaineDVA$308,413$0
John KennedyRLA$20,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$46,070$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$17,650$0
James LankfordROK$49,425$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$48,018$0
Mike LeeRUT$30,625$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$21,750$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$392,981$0
John McCainRAZ$45,510$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$16,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$84,550$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$19,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$152,805$0
Jerry MoranRKS$32,150$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$96,058$0
Chris MurphyDCT$125,566$0
Patty MurrayDWA$173,203$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$82,382$0
Rand PaulRKY$116,456$0
David PerdueRGA$24,950$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$457,339$0
Rob PortmanROH$99,321$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$18,200$0
Jim RischRID$26,450$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$46,450$0
Mike RoundsRSD$17,100$0
Marco RubioRFL$137,178$0
Bernie SandersIVT$54,897$0
Ben SasseRNE$23,007$0
Brian SchatzDHI$324,389$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$128,879$0
Tim ScottRSC$47,300$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$237,313$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$26,650$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$41,225$0
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$42,836$0
Jon TesterDMT$284,985$0
John ThuneRSD$70,035$0
Thom TillisRNC$32,300$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$87,953$0
Tom UdallDNM$172,394$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$143,852$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$70,388$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$199,729$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$131,560$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$18,450$0
Ron WydenDOR$146,428$0
Todd YoungRIN$53,950$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$33,850$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$166,849$0
John BarrassoRWY$38,499$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$480,809$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$66,979$0
Roy BluntRMO$66,455$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$160,112$0
John BoozmanRAR$18,785$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$122,221$0
Richard BurrRNC$58,450$0
Maria CantwellDWA$213,827$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$23,450$0
Ben CardinDMD$8,025$0
Tom CarperDDE$6,500$0
Bob CaseyDPA$29,504$0
Bill CassidyRLA$101,953$0
William Thad CochranRMS$46,950$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$39,300$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$21,400$0
Bob CorkerRTN$12,670$0
John CornynRTX$91,475$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$526,388$0
Tom CottonRAR$68,264$0
Mike CrapoRID$28,462$0
Ted CruzRTX$109,014$0
Steve DainesRMT$77,180$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$40,096$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$317,143$0
Dick DurbinDIL$58,261$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,300$0
Joni ErnstRIA$31,100$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$21,350$0
Deb FischerRNE$42,100$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$39,000$0
Al FrankenDMN$116,671$0
Cory GardnerRCO$107,591$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$54,100$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$76,263$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$55,510$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$69,433$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$100,869$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$13,000$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$288,569$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$13,000$0
Dean HellerRNV$64,960$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$38,426$0
John HoevenRND$27,900$0
Jim InhofeROK$50,650$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$45,100$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$127,664$0
Tim KaineDVA$308,413$0
John KennedyRLA$20,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$46,070$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$17,650$0
James LankfordROK$49,425$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$48,018$0
Mike LeeRUT$30,625$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$21,750$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$392,981$0
John McCainRAZ$45,510$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$16,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$84,550$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$19,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$152,805$0
Jerry MoranRKS$32,150$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$96,058$0
Chris MurphyDCT$125,566$0
Patty MurrayDWA$173,203$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$82,382$0
Rand PaulRKY$116,456$0
David PerdueRGA$24,950$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$457,339$0
Rob PortmanROH$99,321$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$18,200$0
Jim RischRID$26,450$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$46,450$0
Mike RoundsRSD$17,100$0
Marco RubioRFL$137,178$0
Bernie SandersIVT$54,897$0
Ben SasseRNE$23,007$0
Brian SchatzDHI$324,389$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$128,879$0
Tim ScottRSC$47,300$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$237,313$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$26,650$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$41,225$0
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$42,836$0
Jon TesterDMT$284,985$0
John ThuneRSD$70,035$0
Thom TillisRNC$32,300$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$87,953$0
Tom UdallDNM$172,394$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$143,852$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$70,388$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$199,729$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$131,560$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$18,450$0
Ron WydenDOR$146,428$0
Todd YoungRIN$53,950$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$6,497,094
Pro-Guns$2,215,459
Fishing$330,940
Sporting goods sales & manufacturing$258,026
Recreation/Entertainment$90,416
Hunting & wildlife$70,612
Fisheries & wildlife$10,100

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

$ Donated
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