House Committee Proposes Bill to Improve Transit Security

Sanchez, Humberto
September 2004
Bond Buyer;9/16/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31970, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the legislation introduced by the leaders of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee that would provide grants to transit agencies and bus operators for over three years. Aim of the committee to improve the security of the public transit system; Use of the grants for security evaluation, development of a security plan and implementation of the plan; Need for a memorandum of understanding between the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Transportation.


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