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Oct 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 30, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2012
Length: 4 pages
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to prioritize the assignment of officers and analysts to certain State and urban area fusion centers to enhance the security of mass transit systems.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1210 (113th).
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Last Action: Mar 15, 2013
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 13, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3140 — 112th Congress: Mass Transit Intelligence Prioritization Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3140
“H.R. 3140 — 112th Congress: Mass Transit Intelligence Prioritization Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3140>
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