S.3024 - Hazardous Materials Safety Improvement Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kennedy, John [R-LA] (Introduced 12/11/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 12/11/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3024 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (12/11/2019)
Hazardous Materials Safety Improvement Act of 2019
This bill requires the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) of the Department of Transportation (DOT) to respond to petitions for regulatory action within 18 months, including petitions for reconsideration of a rule and petitions from groups with delegated authority.
Any action taken by DOT or the PHMSA in response to a petition shall supersede any decision concerning the issue reached by a group with delegated authority.