H.R.6047 - Guaranteeing Airport Physical Screening Standards Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] (Introduced 07/30/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security|
|Latest Action:||House - 08/26/2010 Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6047 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/30/2010)
Guaranteeing Airport Physical Screening Standards Act - Directs the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to: (1) issue regulations, directives, or other appropriate measures to implement requirements directing airport perimeter screening of all individuals, goods, property, vehicles, and other equipment before entry into a secured airport area; and (2) set a schedule for requiring airports to update their airport security plans to comply with such perimeter screening requirements.
Authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security to hire the necessary number of passenger and baggage screeners to ensure aviation security.