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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB5766

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Securing Public Areas of Transportation Facilities Act of 2018

Subject: Transportation and public works: Advisory bodies: Congressional oversight: Department of Homeland Security: Executive agency funding and structure: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Government studies and investigations: Law enforcement administration and funding: Motor carriers: Public transit: Public-private cooperation: Railroads: Roads and highways: Terrorism: Transportation employees: Transportation safety and security

Description: Securing Public Areas of Transportation Facilities Act of 2018 (Sec. 3) This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a working group to promote collaborative engagement between DHS and public and private sector stakeholders to develop non-binding recommendations for enhancing security in public areas of transportation facilities (including facilities that are surface transportation assets). (Sec. 4) DHS shall: (1) inform owners and operators of surface transportation assets about the availability of technical assistance to help protect and enhance the resilience of public areas of such assets, (2) provide such assistance to requesting owners and operators of surface transportation assets, and (3) publish best practices for protecting and enhancing the resilience of public areas of transportation facilities. (Sec. 5) The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) shall submit to specified congressional committees a review of regulations, directives, policies, and procedures issued by the TSA regarding the transportation of a firearm and ammunition.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Last Action Date: June 26, 2018

Link: NA

Sponsors

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2 sponsors: Donald Payne (D); Bonnie Coleman (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (2 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 26, 2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
House Jun 25, 2018 Mr. Katko moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
House Jun 25, 2018 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5629-5630)
House Jun 25, 2018 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5766.
House Jun 25, 2018 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5629-5630)
House Jun 25, 2018 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
House Jun 22, 2018 Reported by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 115-778.
House Jun 22, 2018 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 604.
House Jun 6, 2018 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
House Jun 6, 2018 Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
House May 10, 2018 Introduced in House
House May 10, 2018 Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Engrossed Jun 26 2018 federal link bill text
Introduced Jun 22 2018 federal link bill text
Introduced May 30 2018 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: S

Committee Name: Commerce, Science, And Transportation

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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