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Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation has legislative jurisdiction on matters related to science and technology, oceans policy, transportation, communications, and consumer affairs. Any legislation relevant to those topics is referred to the committee for review before moving to the Senate floor. The committee is also responsible for reporting studies of those topics back to the Senate. (source)

http://commerce.senate.gov/

Chair:
Sen. John Thune [R-SD]
Ranking Member:
Sen. Bill Nelson [D-FL]
Republicans:
14
Democrats:
13

The chair is always selected from the majority party and the ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party.

The majority party ensures it has a majority on every committee.

Members

Portrait of John Thune
Chair
John Thune
South Dakota
Republican
Portrait of Bill Nelson
Ranking Member
Bill Nelson
Florida
Democrat
Portrait of Roy Blunt
Aviation ...
Roy Blunt
Missouri
Republican
Portrait of Ted Cruz
Space, ...
Ted Cruz
Texas
Republican
Portrait of Deb Fischer
Surface ...
Deb Fischer
Portrait of Jerry Moran
Consumer ...
Jerry Moran
Kansas
Republican
Portrait of Dan Sullivan
Oceans, ...
Dan Sullivan
Alaska
Republican
Portrait of Roger Wicker
Communications, ...
Roger Wicker
Mississippi
Republican
Portrait of Richard Blumenthal
Consumer ...
Richard Blumenthal
Connecticut
Democrat
Portrait of Cory Booker
Surface ...
Cory Booker
New Jersey
Democrat
Portrait of Maria Cantwell
Aviation ...
Maria Cantwell
Washington
Democrat
Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
Portrait of Edward “Ed” Markey
Space, ...
Edward “Ed” Markey
Massachusetts
Democrat
Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness
Portrait of Gary Peters
Oceans, ...
Gary Peters
Michigan
Democrat
Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
Portrait of Brian Schatz
Communications, ...
Brian Schatz
Hawaii
Democrat
Portrait of Tammy Baldwin
Tammy Baldwin
Wisconsin
Democrat
Portrait of Shelley Capito
Shelley Capito
West Virginia
Republican
Portrait of Catherine Cortez Masto
Catherine Cortez Masto
Nevada
Democrat
Portrait of Tammy Duckworth
Tammy Duckworth
Illinois
Democrat
Portrait of Cory Gardner
Cory Gardner
Colorado
Republican
Portrait of Margaret “Maggie” Hassan
Margaret “Maggie” Hassan
New Hampshire
Democrat
Portrait of Dean Heller
Dean Heller
Nevada
Republican
Portrait of James “Jim” Inhofe
James “Jim” Inhofe
Oklahoma
Republican
Portrait of Ron Johnson
Ron Johnson
Wisconsin
Republican
Portrait of Amy Klobuchar
Amy Klobuchar
Minnesota
Democrat
Portrait of Mike Lee
Mike Lee
Utah
Republican
Portrait of Tom Udall
Tom Udall
New Mexico
Democrat
Portrait of Todd Young
Todd Young
Indiana
Republican

Bills

There are 167 bills referred to this committee. Below find the top 100:

Date PDF Bill
Sep 19, 2017 PDF S. 396: A bill to make technical amendments to certain marine fish conservation statutes, and for other purposes.
Sep 19, 2017 PDF S. 1393: Jobs for Our Heroes Act
Sep 11, 2017 PDF S. 770: MAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act of 2017
Aug 3, 2017 PDF S. 1057: Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Amendments Act of 2017
Aug 1, 2017 PDF S. 81: Seniors Fraud Prevention Act of 2017
Jul 24, 2017 PDF S. 756: SOS Act of 2017
Jul 24, 2017 PDF S. 1096: Maritime Administration Authorization and Enhancement Act for Fiscal Year 2018
Jul 10, 2017 PDF S. 123: Kari’s Law Act of 2017
Jun 6, 2017 PDF S. 134: Spoofing Prevention Act of 2017
Jun 5, 2017 PDF S. 61: A bill to remove the sunset provision of section 203 of Public Law 105-384 and for other purposes.
Jun 5, 2017 PDF S. 88: DIGIT Act
Jun 5, 2017 PDF S. 1129: Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2017
May 11, 2017 PDF S. 174: Federal Communications Commission Consolidated Reporting Act of 2017
Apr 5, 2017 PDF S. 102: Securing Access to Networks in Disasters Act of 2017
Mar 30, 2017 PDF S. 110: Digital Coast Act
Mar 30, 2017 PDF S. 141: Space Weather Research and Forecasting Act
Mar 30, 2017 PDF S. 168: Commercial Vessel Incidental Discharge Act
Mar 21, 2017 PDF S. 19: MOBILE NOW Act
Mar 21, 2017 PDF S. 89: A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to exempt old vessels that only operate within inland waterways from the fire-retardant materials requirement if the owners of such vessels make annual structural alterations to at least 10 percent of
Mar 21, 2017 PDF S. 96: Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2017
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 421 (114th): Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2015
Dec 20, 2016 PDF S. 1182 (114th): A bill to exempt application of JSA attribution rule in case of existing agreements.
Dec 9, 2016 PDF S. 1403 (114th): Florida Fisheries Improvement Act
Dec 9, 2016 PDF S. 1685 (114th): Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015
Dec 9, 2016 PDF S. 2283 (114th): Small Business Broadband Deployment Act of 2016
Dec 9, 2016 PDF S. 2829 (114th): Maritime Administration Authorization and Enhancement Act for Fiscal Year 2017
Dec 9, 2016 PDF S. 3038 (114th): Coastal Coordination Act of 2016
Dec 6, 2016 PDF S. 2997 (114th): Securing Access to Networks in Disasters Act of 2016
Dec 6, 2016 PDF S. 3097 (114th): SelectUSA Authorization Act of 2016
Dec 5, 2016 PDF S. 3183 (114th): BOTS Act of 2016
Dec 5, 2016 PDF S. 3346 (114th): National Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2016
Dec 1, 2016 PDF S. 3084 (114th): American Innovation and Competitiveness Act
Nov 28, 2016 PDF S. 827 (114th): Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act of 2016
Nov 28, 2016 PDF S. 2206 (114th): National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention Act
Nov 28, 2016 PDF S. 2817 (114th): Space Weather Research and Forecasting Act
Nov 28, 2016 PDF S. 3059 (114th): Marine Mammal Research and Response Act of 2016
Nov 28, 2016 PDF S. 3086 (114th): Marine Debris Act Amendments of 2016
Nov 28, 2016 PDF S. 3099 (114th): Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016
Nov 17, 2016 PDF S. 3087 (114th): American Fisheries Advisory Committee Act
Nov 15, 2016 PDF S. 1490 (114th): Seniors Fraud Prevention Act of 2015
Nov 15, 2016 PDF S. 2219 (114th): Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016
Nov 15, 2016 PDF S. 3088 (114th): A bill to provide a deadline for compliance with an alternate safety compliance program and for other purposes.
Oct 27, 2016 PDF S. 1717 (114th): A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to exempt old vessels that only operate within inland waterways from the fire-retardant materials requirement if the owners of such vessels make annual structural alterations to at least 10 p
Oct 27, 2016 PDF S. 1916 (114th): Rural Health Care Connectivity Act of 2015
Oct 27, 2016 PDF S. 2325 (114th): Digital Coast Act
Sep 27, 2016 PDF S. 2607 (114th): DIGIT Act
Sep 22, 2016 PDF S. 1040 (114th): ROV In-Depth Examination Act of 2015
Sep 20, 2016 PDF S. 1886 (114th): Coordinated Ocean Monitoring and Research Act
Sep 20, 2016 PDF S. 2644 (114th): FCC Reauthorization Act of 2016
Sep 15, 2016 PDF S. 2058 (114th): To require the Secretary of Commerce to study the coverage gaps of the Next Generation Weather Radar of the National Weather Service and to develop a plan for improving radar coverage and hazardous weather detection and forecasting.
Jun 8, 2016 PDF S. 1935 (114th): Waterfront Community Revitalization and Resiliency Act of 2015
May 23, 2016 PDF S. 1143 (114th): West Coast Dungeness Crab Management Act
May 9, 2016 PDF S. 1331 (114th): Seasonal Forecasting Improvement Act
Apr 25, 2016 PDF H.R. 710 (114th): To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to prepare a comprehensive security assessment of the transportation security card program, and for other purposes.
Apr 6, 2016 PDF S. 1336 (114th): South Pacific Fisheries Convention Implementation Act
Mar 28, 2016 PDF S. 806 (114th): Drug Free Commercial Driver Act of 2015
Mar 28, 2016 PDF S. 1335 (114th): Ensuring Access to Fisheries Act
Mar 7, 2016 PDF S. 1518 (114th): Reinforcing American-Made Products Act of 2015
Mar 7, 2016 PDF S. 2361 (114th): Airport Security Enhancement and Oversight Act
Mar 7, 2016 PDF H.R. 2843 (114th): TSA PreCheck Expansion Act
Feb 24, 2016 PDF S. 2276 (114th): PIPES Act of 2016
Dec 18, 2015 PDF S. 571 (114th): Pilot’s Bill of Rights 2
Dec 14, 2015 PDF S. 1250 (114th): Nicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015
Dec 8, 2015 PDF S. 2044 (114th): Consumer Review Freedom Act of 2015
Nov 30, 2015 PDF S. 1611 (114th): Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2015
Nov 10, 2015 PDF S. 1334 (114th): Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing Enforcement Act of 2015
Nov 5, 2015 PDF S. 1298 (114th): Port Performance Act
Oct 27, 2015 PDF S. 1326 (114th): Maritime Administration Enhancement Act of 2015
Oct 19, 2015 PDF S. 1573 (114th): Weather Alerts for a Ready Nation Act of 2015
Sep 28, 2015 PDF S. 766 (114th): Driver Privacy Act of 2015
Aug 28, 2015 PDF S. 1251 (114th): Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Convention Amendments Act
Aug 28, 2015 PDF S. 1315 (114th): Knife Owners’ Protection Act of 2015
Aug 4, 2015 PDF H.R. 719 (114th): Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016
Jul 29, 2015 PDF S. 373 (114th): Vessel Incidental Discharge Act
Jul 23, 2015 PDF S. 764 (114th): A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes.
Jul 23, 2015 PDF S. 834 (114th): Sport Fish Restoration and Recreational Boating Safety Act
Jul 23, 2015 PDF H.R. 720 (114th): Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act of 2015
Jul 22, 2015 PDF S. 1297 (114th): U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act
Jul 7, 2015 PDF S. 1359 (114th): E-Warranty Act of 2015
Jun 11, 2015 PDF H.R. 23 (114th): National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act Reauthorization of 2015
May 22, 2015 PDF S. 253 (114th): Communications Act Update Act of 2016
May 21, 2015 PDF S. 143 (114th): United States Merchant Marine Academy Improvements Act of 2015
May 21, 2015 PDF S. 808 (114th): Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2015
Apr 13, 2015 PDF S. 142 (114th): Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015
Apr 13, 2015 PDF S. 304 (114th): Conscience Protection Act of 2016