H.AMDT.169 to H.R.2200

Amendment directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to prohibit states from requiring separate security background checks for transportation security cards, and waives application of the prohibition if a compelling homeland security reason necessitates a separate background check.

H.AMDT.169(A007)
Amends: H.R.2200
Sponsor: Rep Castor, Kathy [FL-11](offered 6/4/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to prohibit states from requiring separate security background checks for transportation security cards, and waives application of the prohibition if a compelling homeland security reason necessitates a separate background check.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 111-127 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to prohibit states from requiring separate security background checks for transportation security cards, and waives application of the prohibition if a compelling homeland security reason necessitates a separate background check.

STATUS:

    6/4/2009 2:27pm:
    Amendment (A007) offered by Ms. Castor (FL). (consideration: CR H6202-6205; text: CR H6202)
    6/4/2009 2:37pm:
    On agreeing to the Castor (FL) amendment (A007) Agreed to by voice vote.

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