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house Bill H.R. 6047

Guaranteeing Airport Physical Screening Standards Act

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      house Committees
      Transportation and Maritime Security
      Committee on Homeland Security
    IntroducedJuly 30th, 2010

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Guaranteeing Airport Physical Screening Standards Act

Official Title

To improve airport screening and security.


Guaranteeing Airport Physical Screening Standards Act - Directs the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to: (1) issue regulations, directives, or other appropriate measures to implement requirements directing airport perimeter screening of all individuals, goods, property, vehicles, and other equipment before entry into a secured airport area; and (2) set a schedule for requiring airports to update their airport security plans to comply with such perimeter screening requirements. Authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security to hire the necessary number of passenger and baggage screeners to ensure aviation security.

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