Transportation

DFL Party Platform: “We believe that in order to prosper, all residents and businesses must have access to efficient and affordable transportation.”

H. R. 5170, Safe Skies Act of 2019.

Summary: To require the Secretary of Transportation to modify the final rule relating to fligh-tcrew member duty and rest requirements for passenger operations of air carriers to apply to all-cargo operations…

H. R. 3632, Fair and Open Skies Act.

Summary:  To ensure that authorizations issued by the Secretary of Transportation to foreign air carriers do not undermine labor rights or standards, and for other purposes. Cosponsors (Bipartisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:…

H. R. 1171, FASTER Act.

Full Titile: Funding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act Summary: This bill repeals the requirement that a portion of aviation security service fees collected from passengers be credited as…

H. R. 372, Honoring Our Fallen TSA Officers Act.

Summary: This bill extends public safety officers’ death benefits to Transportation Security Administration employees performing official duties related to protecting the nation’s transportation systems. Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig…

H. R. 2208, Cabin Air Safety Act of 2019.

Summary: To improve the safety of the air supply on commercial aircraft, and for other purposes. Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 5/08/19. STATUS: Introduced 4/10/19 by…

H. R. 1507, Bicycle Commuter Act of 2019.

Summary: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify employer-provided fringe benefits for bicycle commuting.  Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 4/18/19. STATUS: Introduced…

H. R. 1748, Safe Freight Act of 2019.

Summary: To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for the minimum size of crews of freight trains, and for other purposes.  Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored…

H. R. 510, BRACE Act of 2019.

Summary: The bill amends the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the railroad track maintenance credit, and for other purposes. his Act may be cited as the “Building…