H.R. 1782 (102nd): National Traffic Fatality and Injury Reduction Act of 1991


Apr 16, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 16, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim Cooper

Representative for Tennessee's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 23, United States Code, to establish national safety belt and motorcycle helmet use requirements, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/16/1991--Introduced.National Traffic Fatality and Injury Reduction Act of 1991 - Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation to make grants for traffic safety programs to States which require any person riding a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 16, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1782”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


148 cosponsors (125D, 22R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 3925 (101st) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 1990

H.R. 2950 (Related)
Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 18, 1991

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