H.R. 5381 (111th): Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2010


May 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 30th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2010
Length: 42 pages

See Instead:

S. 3302 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 9, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

To require motor vehicle safety standards relating to vehicle electronics and to reauthorize and provide greater transparency, accountability, and safety authority to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Summary (CRS)

7/14/2010--Reported to House amended.Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2010 - TitleI - Vehicle Electronics and Safety StandardsSection101 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT), acting through the Administrator of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 25, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 26, 2010
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5381”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (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. 4364 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 1, 2014

S. 3302 (Related)
Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2010

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 9, 2010

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