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house Bill H.R. 5967

Clean Ports Act of 2010

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      house Committees
      Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
      Highways and Transit
    IntroducedJuly 29th, 2010

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Clean Ports Act of 2010

Official Title

To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide certain port authorities, and for other purposes.


Clean Ports Act of 2010 - Declares that federal preemption of state and local law relating to a price, route, or service of any motor carrier of property shall not apply to the authority of a state, local government, or the political authority of two or more states to adopt requirements for motor carriers providing services at port facilities that are reasonably related to the reduction of environmental pollution, traffic congestion, the improvement of highway safety, or the efficient utilization of such port facilities, provided such requirements are in accordance with federal law. Declares that nothing in this Act shall limit the authority reserved to any state or political subdivision of such state under the Clean Air Act.

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