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Susan Collins' Voting Records on Issue: Oil and Gas

Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Sr, Republican

On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate (ME) - Sr

Vote Smart provides easy access to Congressional and state voting records and maintains a collection of key votes grouped by issue. Vote Smart uses the following criteria to select key votes:

  1. The vote should be helpful in portraying how a member stands on a particular issue
  2. The vote should be clear for any person to understand
  3. The vote has received media attention
  4. The vote was passed or defeated by a very close margin
  5. Occasionally, if a specific bill is consistently inquired about on the Voter's Research Hotline, the vote will be added

Vote Smart provides a summary of the version of the bill text associated with each selected key vote. The summary does not necessarily reflect the content of the final version of the bill. Summaries are written by Vote Smart's staff and interns, who adhere to the organization's strict policies and procedures in order to guarantee absolute impartiality and accuracy. Each key vote selection is reviewed by Vote Smart's community of advisors, who are political scientists and journalists from all fifty states.

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National Key Votes

Bill No. S 1
Outcome Override of Veto - Veto Override Failed - Senate (62 - 37)
Date 03/04/2015
Bill No. S 1
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - Senate (62 - 36)
Date 01/29/2015
Bill No. S 1
Outcome Introduced - Senate
Date 01/06/2015
Bill No. S 2280
Outcome Passage - Bill Failed - Senate (59 - 41)
Date 11/18/2014
Bill No. S Amdt 3584
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Rejected - Senate (28 - 69)
Date 07/29/2014
Bill No. S 2280
Outcome Introduced - Senate
Date 05/01/2014
Bill No. S Amdt 3095
Outcome Passage - Amendment Adopted - Senate (54 - 41)
Date 11/28/2012
Bill No. S 2204
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (51 - 47)
Date 03/29/2012
Bill No. S Amdt 1537
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Rejected - Senate (56 - 42)
Date 03/08/2012
Bill No. HR 3630
Outcome Conference Report Vote - Conference Report Adopted - Senate (60 - 36)
Date 02/17/2012
Bill No. S Amdt 1465
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Adopted - Senate (89 - 10)
Date 12/17/2011
Bill No. S Amdt 436
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (40 - 59)
Date 06/14/2011
Bill No. S 953
Outcome Motion Vote - Motion Rejected - Senate (42 - 57)
Date 05/18/2011
Bill No. S 940
Outcome Motion Vote - Motion Rejected - Senate (52 - 48)
Date 05/17/2011
Bill No. S Amdt 4595
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (56 - 42)
Date 09/14/2010
Bill No. HR 2638
Outcome Concurrence Vote - Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (78 - 12)
Date 09/27/2008
Bill No. S 3044
Outcome Cloture Vote - Cloture Not Invoked - Senate (51 - 43)
Date 06/10/2008
Bill No. S Amdt 4207
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Rejected - Senate (47 - 51)
Date 03/13/2008
Bill No. S Amdt 4329
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Adopted - Senate (56 - 43)
Date 03/13/2008
Bill No. HR 2764
Outcome Concurrence Vote With Amendment - Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (76 - 17)
Date 12/18/2007
Bill No. HR 6
Outcome Concurrence Vote With Amendment - Concurrence Vote Passed - Senate (86 - 8)
Date 12/13/2007
Bill No. HR 6
Outcome Passage With Amendment - Bill Passed - Senate (65 - 27)
Date 06/21/2007
Bill No. S Amdt 1519
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Adopted - Senate (70 - 23)
Date 06/19/2007
Bill No. S Amdt 1566
Outcome Amendment Vote - Amendment Rejected - Senate (43 - 44)
Date 06/14/2007
Bill No. S 3711
Outcome Passage - Bill Passed - Senate (71 - 25)
Date 08/01/2006
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