A bill to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to establish national safety standards for transit agencies operating heavy rail on fixed guideway.
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Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2011
Length: 4 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1506 (111th).
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S. 562 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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