HR5729: Transportation Worker Identification Credential Accountability Act of 2018

By | June 1, 2019

Official Summary

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Transportation Worker Identification Credential Accountability Act of 2018

This bill prohibits the U.S. Coast Guard from: (1) implementing the rule titled "Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)-Reader Requirements," and (2) proposing or issuing a notice of proposed rulemaking for a rule that would require the use of biometric readers for biometric transportation security cards.

These prohibitions end 60 days after the Department of Homeland Security submits to Congress an assessment of the transportation security card program.

Became Public Law No: 115-230. 2018-08-02

Signed by President. 2018-08-02

Signed by President. 2018-08-02

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5729) 2018-07-10

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5437) 2018-07-26

Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 115-790, Part I. 2018-06-27

Reported to House amended, Part I 2018-06-27

Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5996-5997) 2018-07-10

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Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24]

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Cosponsors: Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10], Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18], Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2], , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,, , , , , , , , , 

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https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/5729/text

Related bill:  S 3094 ()

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