H. R. 2438
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
July 7, 2011
Mr. Paul introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To ensure that certain Federal employees cannot hide behind immunity.
This Act may be cited as the
American Traveller Dignity Act of
No immunity for certain airport screening methods
No law of the United States shall be construed to confer any immunity for a Federal employee or agency or any individual or entity that receives Federal funds, who subjects an individual to any physical contact (including contact with any clothing the individual is wearing), x-rays, or millimeter waves, or aids in the creation of or views a representation of any part of an individual’s body covered by clothing as a condition for such individual to be in an airport or to fly in an aircraft. The preceding sentence shall apply even if the individual or the individual’s parent, guardian, or any other individual gives consent.