H.R. 3338 (111th): National Metro Safety Act


Jul 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Donna Edwards

Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to establish national safety standards for transit agencies operating heavy rail on fixed guideway.

Summary (CRS)

7/24/2009--Introduced.National Metro Safety Act - Directs the Secretary of Transportation, notwithstanding certain prohibitions, to: (1) develop, implement, and enforce national safety standards for transit agencies operating heavy rail on fixed ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 24, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3338”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1282 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 31, 2011

S. 1506 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 23, 2009

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