H.R. 1801 (112th): Risk-Based Security Screening for Members of the Armed Forces Act


May 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-86


Chip Cravaack

Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for expedited security screenings for members of the Armed Forces.

Summary (CRS)

1/3/2012--Public Law.Risk-Based Security Screening for Members of the Armed Forces Act - Directs the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration [TSA]) to develop and implement a plan for ... Read more >


May 10, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 21, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Nov 29, 2011
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 12, 2011
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 2011
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 3, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1801”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Nov 29, 2011 7:11 p.m.
Passed 404/0

Related Bills

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

S. 1954 (Related)
Risk-Based Security Screening for Members of the Armed Forces Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 7, 2011

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2011

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