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Text of the No Knives Act of 2013

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 12, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1093

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 12, 2013

(for himself, Mr. Grimm, Mr. Tonko, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Lynch, and Mr. Nadler) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security

A BILL

To direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to prohibit airplane passengers from bringing aboard a passenger aircraft any item that was prohibited as of March 1, 2013.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the No Knives Act of 2013 .

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Requirement to prohibit items on passenger airplanes

The Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) shall prohibit carriage aboard a passenger aircraft operated by an air carrier or foreign air carrier in air transportation or intrastate air transportation of any item that was prohibited from being carried aboard such an aircraft on March 1, 2013.