110-H.AMDT.68 to 110-H.R.1401

H.AMDT.68 to H.R.1401 Amendment requires the Secretary of Homeland Security within 1 year of issuing the worker training guidance mandated by the bill to submit a comprehensive progress report to Congress on the steps that rail and mass transit entities have taken to meet the bill's worker-training requirements.
Sponsor: Rep Lynch, Stephen F. [MA-9] (introduced 3/27/2007)      Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 House amendment agreed to. Status: On agreeing to the Lynch amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.

H.AMDT.68 (A008)
Amends: H.R.1401
Sponsor: Rep Lynch, Stephen F. [MA-9] (offered 3/27/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment requires the Secretary of Homeland Security within 1 year of issuing the worker training guidance mandated by the bill to submit a comprehensive progress report to Congress on the steps that rail and mass transit entities have taken to meet the bill's worker-training requirements.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 110-73 to provide that no later than 1 year after the Secretary issues the detailed worker training guidance required under Section 109, the Secretary must submit a report to Congress on the progress of providers of covered transportation in meeting the Section's worker training requirements. The report must include the results of a survey, conducted by the Secretary, of covered workers regarding the effectiveness and adequacy of the training programs.

STATUS:

    3/27/2007 5:17pm:
    Amendment (A008) offered by Mr. Lynch. (consideration: CR H3137-3138; text: CR H3137)
    3/27/2007 5:27pm:
    On agreeing to the Lynch amendment (A008) Agreed to by voice vote.

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