H.R. 3140 (112th): Mass Transit Intelligence Prioritization Act


Oct 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Jackie Speier

Representative for California's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

5/30/2012--Passed House without amendment.Mass Transit Intelligence Prioritization Act - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to make it a priority to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 6, 2011

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Mar 28, 2012
Reported by Committee

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May 30, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3140”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1210 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2013

H.R. 3116 (Related)
Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 13, 2011

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