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Passed House without amendment (10/20/2015)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Know the CBRN Terrorism Threats to Transportation Act

(Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security, acting through the Under Secretary of Intelligence and Analysis, to conduct a terrorism threat assessment of the transportation of chemical, biological, nuclear, and radiological materials through U.S. land borders and within the United States.

The Under Secretary shall disseminate such assessment to federal partners, including the Department of Transportation and the Department of Energy, and state and local partners, including the National Network of Fusion Centers.