H.R. 1690 (110th): Guaranteeing Airport Physical Screening Standards Act


Mar 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 26, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nita Lowey

Representative for New York's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2007
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve airport screening and security.

Summary (CRS)

3/26/2007--Introduced.Guaranteeing Airport Physical Screening Standards Act - Directs the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to:(1) implement a pilot program at five commercial service airports to physically screen ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 26, 2007

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. 1690”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

Related Bills

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H.R. 6047 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2010

H.R. 1413 (Related)
To direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to address vulnerabilities ...

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 11, 2007

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