H.R. 1690 (112th): MODERN Security Credentials Act


May 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Rogers

Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 3, 2011
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend titles 49 and 46, United States Code, and the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for certain improvements in surface transportation security, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/3/2011--Introduced.Modernizing of Documentation and Elimination of Redundant Identification and Security Credentials Act or MODERN Security Credentials Act - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to consolidate and harmonize the ... Read more >

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May 3, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1690”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3011 (Related)
Transportation Security Administration Authorization Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2011

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