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Apr 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2011
Length: 9 pages
To amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit advance notice to certain individuals, including security screeners, of covert testing of security screening procedures for the purpose of enhancing transportation security at airports, and for other purposes.
4/14/2011--Introduced.Catching Operational Vulnerabilities by Ensuring Random Testing Act of 2011 or COVERT Act of 2011 - Requires the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to make sure that advance notice of ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5909 (110th).
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2464 (111th).
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Last Action: May 18, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1554 — 112th Congress: Catching Operational Vulnerabilities by Ensuring Random Testing Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1554
“H.R. 1554 — 112th Congress: Catching Operational Vulnerabilities by Ensuring Random Testing Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1554>
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