H.R. 2459 (112th): Safe Roads Act of 2011


Jul 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eric “Rick” Crawford

Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 49, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Transportation to establish and maintain a national clearinghouse for records relating to alcohol and controlled substances testing of commercial motor vehicle operators, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/8/2011--Introduced.Safe Roads Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to establish a national clearinghouse for verified positive alcohol and controlled substance test results and test refusals as ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 8, 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. 2459”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (16R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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

S. 754 (Related)
Safe Roads Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 7, 2011

H.R. 14 (Related)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 21, 2012

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