H.R. 14628 (93rd): Transportation of Hazardous Materials Act


May 7, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dan Kuykendall

Representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the regulatory control over the transportation of hazardous materials, to provide uniform civil sanctions for violations of hazardous materials regulations.

Summary (CRS)

5/7/1974--Introduced.Transportation of Hazardous Materials Act - States that the Secretary of Transportation may prescribe regulations for the safe transportation in interstate and foreign commerce of hazardous materials.Provides that regulations shall ... Read more >

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May 7, 1974

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