H.R. 3413 (104th): Commuter Rail Safety Act of 1996


May 8, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Martini

Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 8, 1996
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 211 of title 49, United States Code, with respect to hours of service of railroad employees, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/8/1996--Introduced.Commuter Rail Safety Act of 1996 - Amends Federal transportation law to revise hours of duty limitations for train employees to prohibit them, among other things, from remaining or going ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 8, 1996

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. 3413”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


30 cosponsors (15D, 14R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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