S. 1506 (111th): National Metro Safety Act

Introduced:

Jul 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Mikulski

Senator from Maryland

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 4, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Related Bills

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S. 562 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2011

H.R. 3338 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2009

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1506” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Jul 23, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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Votes

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