HR 1390

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1390

To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced motorcoach safety, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 6, 2011

Mr. SHUSTER (for himself, Ms. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON of Texas, and Mr. HOLDEN) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means, and Small Business, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for enhanced motorcoach safety, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--MOTORCOACH SAFETY

TITLE II--CREDIT FOR COST OF MOTORCOACHES COMPLYING WITH FEDERAL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

TITLE III--OTHER PROVISIONS

TITLE I--MOTORCOACH SAFETY

SEC. 101. IMPROVED OVERSIGHT OF PROVIDERS OF MOTORCOACH SERVICES AND OTHER MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS.

SEC. 102. MOTORCOACH DRIVER TRAINING.

SEC. 103. REVIEW OF REQUIREMENTS FOR COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE PASSENGER ENDORSEMENT.

SEC. 104. IMPROVED PHYSICAL FITNESS OVERSIGHT AND COMMERCIAL DRIVER MEDICAL CERTIFICATES.

SEC. 105. COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 106. REGISTRATION OF MOTOR CARRIERS.

SEC. 107. EFFECTIVE PERIODS OF REGISTRATION.

SEC. 108. DUTIES OF EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES.

SEC. 109. REQUIRED SAFETY STANDARDS FOR MOTORCOACHES.

TITLE II--CREDIT FOR COST OF MOTORCOACHES COMPLYING WITH FEDERAL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

SEC. 201. CREDIT FOR COSTS OF MOTORCOACHES COMPLYING WITH FEDERAL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS.

`SEC. 45S. CREDIT FOR COSTS OF MOTORCOACHES COMPLYING WITH FEDERAL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS.

TITLE III--OTHER PROVISIONS

SEC. 301. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION GRANTS.

SEC. 302. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION LOANS AND LOAN GUARANTEES.

SEC. 303. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

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