H.R. 5732 (101st): Aviation Security Improvement Act of 1990


Sep 27, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 16, 1990

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 16, 1990.


Pub.L. 101-604


James Oberstar

Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 1990

About the bill

Full Title

To promote and strengthen aviation security, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Aviation SecurityAmends Federal law to establish in the Office of the Secretary of Transportation the position of Director of Intelligence and Security for the development of transportation security.Amends ... Read more >


Sep 27, 1990

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 1, 1990
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 23, 1990
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 24, 1990
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 16, 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5732”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


46 cosponsors (25D, 21R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5200 (Related)
Aviation Security Improvement Act of 1990

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 1990

H.R. 2507 (Related)
Aviation Security and Terrorism Commission Act of 1989

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 25, 1989

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