H.R.6275 - Air Cargo Security Act of 2010111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] (Introduced 09/29/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||11/01/2010 Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection.|
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Summary: H.R.6275 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/29/2010)
Air Cargo Security Act of 2010 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS), acting through the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (TSA), to: (1) establish at each U.S. airport federal air cargo screening centers to screen cargo transported on domestic and foreign passenger aircraft that operate in air transportation, including intrastate air transportation; (2) establish minimum standards for equipment, technology, procedures, personnel, and methods used to conduct such screening; and (3) ensure that air cargo screening is coordinated with the Certified Cargo Screening Program and any other established air cargo security program.
Requires the Assistant Secretary to impose a fee for air cargo screening.
Establishes the Air Cargo Security Fund for the deposit of such fees.