S. 841 (111th): Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010

Introduced:

Apr 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 4, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 4, 2011.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-373

Sponsor:

John Kerry
Senator from Massachusetts
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 734 (Related)
Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 28, 2009

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 841” 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.

History

Introduced
Apr 21, 2009
Passed Senate
Dec 9, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Dec 16, 2010
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 4, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (17D, 11R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Dec 16, 2010 2:11 p.m.
Passed 379/30

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