Summary: S.1979 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.1979. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (06/26/2019)

Safe Freight Act of 2019

This bill prohibits the operation of a freight train or light locomotive engine used in the movement of freight unless it has a crew of at least two individuals, one of whom is certified by the Federal Railroad Administration as a locomotive operator and the other as a train conductor.