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

Introduced:
May 10, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 112-86.
Sponsor
Chip Cravaack
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Dec 22, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 1954 (Related)
Risk-Based Security Screening for Members of the Armed Forces Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 07, 2011

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2011

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced May 10, 2011
Referred to Committee May 10, 2011
Reported by Committee Sep 21, 2011
Passed House Nov 29, 2011
Passed Senate with Changes Dec 12, 2011
House Agreed to Changes Dec 20, 2011
Signed by the President Jan 03, 2012
 
Full Title

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

Summary

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

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committees

House Homeland Security

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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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 expedited security screening services for a uniformed Armed Forces member, and, to the extent possible, accompanying family, if the member, while in uniform, presents documentation indicating official orders for air transportation departing from a primary airport.
Requires the Assistant Secretary to consider certain protocols in developing the plan.
Declares that nothing in this Act shall affect the Assistant Secretary's authority to require additional screening of an Armed Forces member if intelligence or law enforcement information indicates that it is necessary.

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