HR 1690

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1690

To amend titles 49 and 46, United States Code, and the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for certain improvements in surface transportation security, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 3, 2011

Mr. ROGERS of Alabama (for himself, Mr. MCCAUL, Mr. WALSH of Illinois, and Mr. BROOKS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security


A BILL

To amend titles 49 and 46, United States Code, and the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for certain improvements in surface transportation security, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. CONSOLIDATION AND HARMONIZATION OF SECURITY THREAT ASSESSMENT PROCESS FOR TRANSPORTATION WORKERS.

SEC. 3. TRANSPORTATION SECURITY ADMINISTRATION EMPLOYMENT DISQUALIFICATION.

SEC. 4. DISQUALIFICATION FROM BEING ISSUED A BIOMETRIC TRANSPORTATION SECURITY CARD.

SEC. 5. SURFACE TRANSPORTATION SECURITY.

`TITLE XXI--SURFACE TRANSPORTATION SECURITY

`SEC. 2101. TRANSPORTATION OF SECURITY-SENSITIVE MATERIALS.

`SEC. 2102. ENROLLMENT LOCATIONS.

`SEC. 2103. COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATORS REGISTERED TO OPERATE IN MEXICO OR CANADA.

`SEC. 2104. REDUNDANT BACKGROUND CHECKS.

`SEC. 2105. TRANSITION.

`SEC. 2106. SAVINGS CLAUSE.

`SEC. 2107. DEFINITIONS.

`TITLE XXI--SURFACE TRANSPORTATION SECURITY

SEC. 6. LIMITATION ON ISSUANCE OF HAZMAT LICENSES.

SEC. 7. DEADLINES AND EFFECTIVE DATES.

SEC. 8. TASK FORCE ON DISQUALIFYING CRIMES.

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