S. 2044 (112th): A bill to require the Under Secretary for Science and Technology in the Department of Homeland Security to contract with an independent laboratory to study the health effects of backscatter x-ray machines used at airline checkpoints operated by the Transportation Security Administration and provide improved notice to airline passengers.
Jan 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Maine
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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2012
Length: 6 pages
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- 1/31/2012--Introduced.Directs the Under Secretary for Science and Technology in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to arrange for an independent study of the effects on human health caused by the ...
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Last Action: Feb 16, 2012
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