Bill Text — Nov 13, 2012
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Dec 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Jersey
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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2012
Length: 352 pages
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to improve commercial motor vehicle safety and reduce commercial motor vehicle-related accidents and fatalities, to authorize the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and for other purposes.
TitleI - Commercial Motor Vehicle RegistrationSection101 - Revises commercial motor vehicle registration requirements to prohibit the Secretary from registering a person to provide motorcoach services until that person has:(1) submitted ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1950 — 112th Congress: Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Enhancement Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1950
“S. 1950 — 112th Congress: Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Enhancement Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1950>
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