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Text of the To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue rules that designate ...

...rules that designate no-fly zones in the vicinity of certain nuclear power plants, and for other purposes.

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 28, 2010 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5910

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 28, 2010

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

A BILL

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue rules that designate no-fly zones in the vicinity of certain nuclear power plants, and for other purposes.

1.

Designation of no-fly zones in the vicinity of certain nuclear power plants

(a)

In general

Title II of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 121 et seq.) is amended by adding at the end the following:

E

Miscellaneous provisions

241.

Designation of no-fly zones

(a)

In general

The Secretary may issue rules that designate a no-fly zone in the vicinity of any covered nuclear power plant and prohibiting the operation of aircraft in such zone.

(b)

Covered nuclear power plant

In this section the term covered nuclear power plant means a nuclear power plant within 50 miles of which there reside more than 15 million individuals, as determined by the most recent census of the United States.

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(b)

Clerical amendment

The table of contents in section 1(b) of such Act is amended by adding at the end of the items relating to title II the following:

Subtitle E—Miscellaneous provisions

Sec. 241. Designation of no-fly zones.

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