S. 299 - Agency Accountability Act of 2017

Economics and public finance. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to require the appropriation of funds to use a fee, fine, penalty, or proceeds from a settlement received by a Federal agency, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Agency Accountability Act of 2017

S. 299 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to require the appropriation of funds to use a fee, fine, penalty, or proceeds from a settlement received by a Federal agency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to require the appropriation of funds to use a fee, fine, penalty, or proceeds from a settlement received by a Federal agency, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Agency Accountability Act of 2017
  • Agency Accountability Act of 2017
Sponsor
Mike Lee
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Economics and public finance
  • Budget deficits and national debt
  • Budget process
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Congressional oversight
  • Department of Commerce
  • Employment discrimination and employee rights
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
  • Intellectual property
  • User charges and fees
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Major Actions
Introduced2/03/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/03/2017
2/03/2017Introduced in Senate
2/03/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $28,032 Against $0
  2. January - February 2011 For $157,650 Against $0
  3. March - April 2011 For $219,138 Against $0
  4. May - June 2011 For $302,751 Against $0
  5. July - August 2011 For $125,826 Against $0
  6. September - October 2011 For $296,442 Against $0
  7. November - December 2011 For $224,755 Against $0
  8. January - February 2012 For $182,737 Against $0
  9. March - April 2012 For $474,314 Against $0
  10. May - June 2012 For $465,908 Against $0
  11. July - August 2012 For $372,908 Against $0
  12. September - October 2012 For $820,864 Against $0
  13. November - December 2012 For $151,861 Against $0
  14. January - February 2013 For $21,550 Against $0
  15. March - April 2013 For $231,329 Against $0
  16. May - June 2013 For $181,344 Against $0
  17. July - August 2013 For $124,657 Against $0
  18. September - October 2013 For $257,087 Against $0
  19. November - December 2013 For $436,032 Against $0
  20. January - February 2014 For $233,546 Against $0
  21. March - April 2014 For $706,675 Against $0
  22. May - June 2014 For $549,910 Against $0
  23. July - August 2014 For $405,415 Against $0
  24. September - October 2014 For $1,932,699 Against $0
  25. November - December 2014 For $256,843 Against $0
  26. January - February 2015 For $148,758 Against $0
  27. March - April 2015 For $513,571 Against $0
  28. May - June 2015 For $572,357 Against $0
  29. July - August 2015 For $101,999 Against $0
  30. September - October 2015 For $297,644 Against $0
  31. November - December 2015 For $187,848 Against $0
  32. January - February 2016 For $172,362 Against $0
  33. March - April 2016 For $378,291 Against $0
  34. May - June 2016 For $599,709 Against $0
  35. July - August 2016 For $862,076 Against $0
  36. September - October 2016 For $1,174,593 Against $0
  37. November - December 2016 For $95,687 Against $0

Votes

    6 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Agency Accountability Act of 2017

    6 organizations support this bill

    America's Liberty Committee
    ALC (2017, May 22). Cutting off the government slush fund. Retrieved July 18, 2017, from America's Liberty Committee.
    Americans for Limited Government
    Office of Senator Mike Lee (2017, February 3). Sen. Lee Introduces Agency Accountability Act. Retrieved February 13, 2017, from Office of Senator Mike Lee.
    Americans for Tax Reform
    Office of Senator Mike Lee (2017, February 3). Sen. Lee Introduces Agency Accountability Act. Retrieved February 13, 2017, from Office of Senator Mike Lee.
    FreedomWorks
    Office of Senator Mike Lee (2017, February 3). Sen. Lee Introduces Agency Accountability Act. Retrieved February 13, 2017, from Office of Senator Mike Lee.
    Heritage Action for America
    Heritage Action for America (2017, July 17). CO-SPONSORSHIP OF THE AGENCY ACCOUNTABILITY ACT (H.R. 850 / S. 299). Retrieved July 17, 2017, from Heritage Action for America.
    R Street Institute
    Office of Senator Mike Lee (2017, February 3). Sen. Lee Introduces Agency Accountability Act. Retrieved February 13, 2017, from Office of Senator Mike Lee.

    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$0$0
    John BarrassoRWY$18,900$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
    Roy BluntRMO$130,836$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$0
    John BoozmanRAR$20,232$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$250$0
    Richard BurrRNC$134,199$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$113,725$0
    Ben CardinDMD$2,500$0
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$10,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$303,273$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$7,250$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$21,650$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$28,370$0
    John CornynRTX$78,605$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$6,416$0
    Tom CottonRAR$1,235,042$0
    Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,875,947$0
    Steve DainesRMT$229,225$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$0$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$177,461$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$0
    Deb FischerRNE$185,221$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$392,155$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,965$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$48,088$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$0$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$8,100$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$21,500$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$500$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
    Dean HellerRNV$129,337$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
    John HoevenRND$15,400$0
    Jim InhofeROK$48,174$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,445$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
    Tim KaineDVA$1,350$0
    John KennedyRLA$16,500$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
    James LankfordROK$142,490$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
    Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
    John McCainRAZ$171,070$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$233,806$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$7,700$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,750$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$250$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,000$0
    Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
    David PerdueRGA$199,928$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
    Rob PortmanROH$205,086$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Jim RischRID$45,587$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$92,967$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
    Marco RubioRFL$851,205$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
    Ben SasseRNE$691,801$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,500$0
    Tim ScottRSC$263,161$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,700$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$601,573$0
    Jon TesterDMT$250$0
    John ThuneRSD$166,033$0
    Thom TillisRNC$218,634$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,278,152$0
    Tom UdallDNM$2,000$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$0$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,700$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,300$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$2,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$0$0
    Todd YoungRIN$139,816$0

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    Legislator Filters
    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$18,050$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0
    John BarrassoRWY$18,900$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
    Roy BluntRMO$130,836$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$0
    John BoozmanRAR$20,232$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$250$0
    Richard BurrRNC$134,199$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$113,725$0
    Ben CardinDMD$2,500$0
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$10,000$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$303,273$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$7,250$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$21,650$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$28,370$0
    John CornynRTX$78,605$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$6,416$0
    Tom CottonRAR$1,235,042$0
    Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,875,947$0
    Steve DainesRMT$229,225$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$0$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$177,461$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$0
    Deb FischerRNE$185,221$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$392,155$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,965$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$48,088$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$0$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$8,100$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$21,500$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$500$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
    Dean HellerRNV$129,337$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
    John HoevenRND$15,400$0
    Jim InhofeROK$48,174$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,445$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
    Tim KaineDVA$1,350$0
    John KennedyRLA$16,500$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
    James LankfordROK$142,490$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
    Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
    John McCainRAZ$171,070$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$233,806$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$7,700$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,750$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$250$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,000$0
    Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
    David PerdueRGA$199,928$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
    Rob PortmanROH$205,086$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Jim RischRID$45,587$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$92,967$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
    Marco RubioRFL$851,205$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
    Ben SasseRNE$691,801$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,500$0
    Tim ScottRSC$263,161$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,700$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$601,573$0
    Jon TesterDMT$250$0
    John ThuneRSD$166,033$0
    Thom TillisRNC$218,634$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,278,152$0
    Tom UdallDNM$2,000$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$0$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,700$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,300$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$2,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$0$0
    Todd YoungRIN$139,816$0

    Interest Groups that support this bill

    $ Donated
    Republican/Conservative$14,209,818
    Fiscal & tax policy$55,350

    Interest Groups that oppose this bill

    $ Donated
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