H.R. 3857 (112th): Public Transit Security and Local Law Enforcement Support Act


Jan 31, 2012
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 September 12, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Robert Turner

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to include as an eligible use the sustainment of specialized operational teams used by local law enforcement under the Transit Security Grant Program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/12/2012--Passed House amended.Public Transit Security and Local Law Enforcement Support Act - Amends the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 to allow grants to eligible public transportation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 31, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 9, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Sep 12, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3857”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Sep 12, 2012 5:19 p.m.
Passed 355/62

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