Motorola, Inc. (pronounced /moʊtɵˈroʊlə/; NYSE: MOT) was an American-based, multinational, telecommunications company based in Schaumburg, Illinois, which was split into two independent public companies, Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions on January 4, 2011 after having lost $4.3 billion from 2007 to 2009.
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- only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
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- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
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Standardized Donation Informationfederal data covers roughly through Q2 2014
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Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying on Behalf of Motorola Inc
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Motorola Inc $7,510,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Homeland Security,
- Radio & TV Broadcasting,
- Copyright, Patent & Trademark,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Law Enforcement & Crime
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S.336 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R.5081 Broadband for First Responders Act of 2010 H.R.679 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R.3326 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010 S.515 Patent Reform Act of 2009 H.R.3101 Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 H.R.2749 Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009 S.3756 Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act H.R.2847 Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2010
RegulationsMentioned in 110 dockets; Submitted to 6 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "Motorola Inc" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 2 HHS Guidance Specifying the Technologies and Methodologies That Render Protected Health Information Unusable, Unreadable, or Indecipherable to Unauthorized Individuals for Purposes of the Breach Notification Requirements Under Section 13402 of the HITECH Act; Request for Information 2009
- Toggle 2 DOE Implementing the National Broadband Plan 2010
- Toggle 1 FAA Flight Crewmember Duty and Rest Requirements 2009
- Toggle 1 NLRB Proposed Rules Governing Notification of Employee Rights Under the National Labor Relations Act 2010
- Toggle 1 PHMSA Hazardous Materials Revision to Requirements for the Transportation Lithium Batteries 2009
- Toggle 1 ACF Request for Public Comment and Consultation Meetings on the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) 2010
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 8 DOE Implementing the National Broadband Plan 2010
- Toggle 6 PHMSA Hazardous Materials Revision to Requirements for the Transportation Lithium Batteries 2009
- Toggle 5 EPA EPA/NHTSA Joint Rulemaking to Establish Light-duty Vehicle GHG Emissions Standards and CAFE Standards for Model Year 2017 and Later 2010
- Toggle 3 GIPSA Implementation of Regulations Required Under Title XI of the Food, Conservation and Energy Act of 2008; Conduct in Violation of the Act 2010
- Toggle 3 NHTSA Corporate Average Fuel Economy -- Model Years 2017-2025 2010
- Toggle 3 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products and Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment: Proposed Determination of Set-top Boxes and Network Equipment as a Covered Consumer Product 2010
- Toggle 2 EPA Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards and Fuel Efficiency Standards for Heavy-Duty Engines and Vehicles 2010
- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Efficiency Program: Test Procedure for Televisions; Request for Information and Request for Comments 2010
- Toggle 2 FMCSA Limiting the Use of Wireless Communication Devices - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking 2009
- Toggle 2 FRA Amtrak - Positive Train Control Plans 2010
Federal Spending30 contracts
Federal grants, contracts and loans are reported by federal agencies using the FPDS and FAADS systems. The data is made available to the public at USASpending.gov. Please note that the completeness and quality of the data varies greatly by agency.
Only grants, contracts and loans with amounts over $1 million are shown.
Because company names are not reported in a standardized manner, we cannot reliably determine the company receiving the contract or award. The results shown here are based on a search for the company name. Individual records may be missed or erroneously included because of name variations. For more information, please see our federal spending methodology page.
Note: Company names in federal spending data are not standardized. The table below is included only as a sample of what is available in the data and has not been reviewed for accuracy or completeness. To investigate the data further, use the links at the bottom of the table.
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection||LAND MOBILE RADIOS||$8,715,684|
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection||OBP POSITION LAND MOBILE RADIOS||$6,578,150|
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection||OFO CONGRESSIONAL RADIO BUY||$3,994,673|
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection||LAND MOBILE RADIOS - SPARE PARTS||$3,335,842|
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection||A&M LMR SUBSCRIBER UNITS||$2,199,942|
|Motorola Incorporated||2010||408TH REACH-BACK; LOGGER/RCDR||$2,196,696|
|Motorola Incorporated||2010||U.S. Secret Service||TWO-WAY RADIOS AND ACCESSORIES||$2,031,276|
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection||OFO POSITION MODEL LAND MOBILE RADIOS||$2,027,893|
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||U.S. Coast Guard||AES VHF HANDHELD RADIOS||$1,816,167|
|Motorola Incorporated||2009||Federal Prison System||151003 TRUNKED RADIO SYSTEM UPGRADE||$1,679,322|
Advisory Committees16 people on 13 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "Motorola Inc" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle National Science Foundation 6 people on 4 committees
- Toggle Department of State 4 people on 3 committees
- Toggle Federal Communications Commission 3 people on 2 committees
- Toggle Department of Commerce 2 people on 2 committees
- Toggle Department of Homeland Security 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Transportation 1 person on 1 committee