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S. 3542 (112th): No-Hassle Flying Act of 2012

A bill to authorize the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to modify screening requirements for checked baggage arriving from preclearance airports, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Amy Klobuchar

Sponsor. Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Sep 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 20, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-218

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 6028: No-Hassle Flying Act of 2012

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 11, 2012. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Sep 13, 2012
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Nov 29, 2012
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Dec 12, 2012
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 2012
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 3542 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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