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H.R. 4488 (114th): Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2016

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To enhance the security operations of the Transportation Security Administration and stability of the transportation security workforce by applying the personnel system of Title 5 of the U.S. Code to employees of the Transportation Security Administration who provide screening of all passengers and property, and for other purposes.

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Bennie Thompson

Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2016
Length: 12 pages
Feb 8, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Feb 8, 2016

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H.R. 4488 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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