Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Referred to House Committee (Dec 13, 2010) is now available.
Apr 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 4, 2011
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 4, 2011.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 3 pages
A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to study and establish a motor vehicle safety standard that provides for a means of alerting blind and other pedestrians of motor vehicle operation.
1/4/2011--Public Law.Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation to initiate a rulemaking to promulgate a phased-in motor vehicle safety standard:(1) establishing performance requirements for an ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 841”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 841 — 111th Congress: Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s841
“S. 841 — 111th Congress: Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s841>
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