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PA Bill Number: SB1261

Title: Establishing the School Mental Health Screening Grant and Development Program; and making appropriations.

Description: Establishing the School Mental Health Screening Grant and Development Program; and making appropriations. ...

Last Action: Referred to EDUCATION

Last Action Date: Jun 18, 2024

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Proposed Federal Senate Legislation HB4488

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TSA operational improvements to workforce.

Legislation Overview

Title: Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2016

Subject: Transportation and public works: Aviation and airports: Department of Homeland Security: Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management: Labor-management relations: Transportation employees: Transportation safety and security

Description: Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2016 This bill repeals: (1) provisions authorizing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a human resources management system for some or all of its organizational units, and (2) the authority granted to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish or modify a personnel management system for TSA employees engaged in airport security screening. Within 60 days after the enactment date of this bill: (1) any such human resources management system and all TSA personnel management policies, directives, letters, and guidelines shall cease to be effective, and (2) all TSA positions and DHS positions that provide transportation security in furtherance of the purposes of the Aviation and Transportation Security Act shall become subject to general civil service provisions. This bill sets forth transition rules that protect the pay rates and other rights of such employees. DHS shall consult with the labor organization certified by the Federal Labor Relations Authority to carry out the conversion of such positions. The provisions of this bill do not affect the prohibitions against disloyalty and asserting the right to strike against the federal government.

Session: 114th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation Security.

Last Action Date: February 16, 2016



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74 sponsors: Bennie Thompson (D); Nita Lowey (D); Don Beyer (D); Donald Payne (D); Mark Pocan (D); Alan Grayson (D); John Lewis (D); Brian Higgins (D); Robert Brady (D); Richard Nolan (D); Betty McCollum (D); Gwen Moore (D); Chaka Fattah (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Tim Ryan (D); Kathleen Rice (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Alan Lowenthal (D); Grace Napolitano (D); Keith Ellison (D); Corrine Brown (D); Mark Takano (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Beto O'Rourke (D); Eliot Engel (D); Henry Johnson (D); Lois Frankel (D); Brendan Boyle (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Derek Kilmer (D); Alma Adams (D); Patrick Murphy (D); Gregory Meeks (D); James Langevin (D); Jose Serrano (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Ron Kind (D); Marcia Fudge (D); Michael Honda (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Marcy Kaptur (D); Jared Huffman (D); Adam Smith (D); Sander Levin (D); Norma Torres (D); Frank Pallone (D); Collin Peterson (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Ed Perlmutter (D); David Scott (D); Richard Neal (D); Filemon Vela (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D); Cedric Richmond (D); John Conyers (D); Brad Sherman (D); Barbara Lee (D); Charles Rangel (D); Anna Eshoo (D); Marc Veasey (D); Matthew Cartwright (D); Chellie Pingree (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Jim Costa (D); Michael Doyle (D); Zoe Lofgren (D); Debbie Dingell (D); Robert Scott (D); Hakeem Jeffries (D); Daniel Kildee (D); James McGovern (D); Pete Aguilar (D); Ruben Gallego (D)

Chamber Date Action
House Feb 16 2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation Security.
House Feb 8 2016 Introduced in House
House Feb 8 2016 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E131)
House Feb 8 2016 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
House Feb 8 2016 Referred to House Homeland Security
House Feb 8 2016 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 12 2016 federal bill text bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Transportation Security


There have not been any votes on this bill

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