Bill Text — Sep 29, 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: Apr 25, 2012
Length: 32 pages
A bill to improve hazardous materials transportation safety and for other purposes.
4/25/2012--Reported to Senate without amendment.Hazardous Materials Transportation Safety Act of 2011 [sic] - Section5 - Requires states or Indian tribes receiving grants to train emergency responders to hazardous material (hazmat) ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1952 — 112th Congress: Hazardous Materials Transportation Safety Improvement Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1952
“S. 1952 — 112th Congress: Hazardous Materials Transportation Safety Improvement Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1952>
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