Summary: H.R.3148 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.3148. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/29/2017)

Railroad Yardmaster Protection Act of 2017

This bill applies to yardmaster employees the limitations on duty hours and the restrictions on communications to employees during their off-duty hours that are currently applicable to train employees.

A "yardmaster employee" means an individual responsible for supervising and coordinating the control of trains and engines operating within a rail yard.