Senate OKs Bill With Explosive-Detection Funds
- When It Comes to Stupidity, The Sky Isn't the Limit. Paige, Sean // Insight on the News;12/17/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 47, p8
Reports that U.S. President George W. Bush has signed into law a bill that federalizes the passenger- and baggage-screening processes in airports and creates the Transportation Security Agency on November 19, 2001. Responsibility of the agency; Financial resources of the agency.
- Air groups turn up heat. // Traffic World;05/05/97, Vol. 250 Issue 5, p33
Reports that a third of the US Senate has signed a letter calling on the Senate Appropriations Committee to increase government spending on airports. US Department of Transportation's (DOT) proposed budget cuts for the Airport Improvement Program.
- SENATE CLEARS `FAIR-21' BILL. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;03/20/2000, Vol. 244 Issue 11, p14
Reports on the airport construction bill passed by the United States Senate in March 2000. Budget for airport construction under the bill; Other provisions of the bill.
- Senate Moves to Protect Megis Field. Collogan, David // Business & Commercial Aviation;Sep2001, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p36
Reports the approval by the United States Senate of a measure designed to protect Chicago-area reliever airports including the Meigs Field in Chicago, Illinois. Proponents of the bill; Details of the legislation; Impact of the bill on aviation industry.
- RAIDS ON THE WAR BUDGET. Wheeler, Winslow T. // Government Executive;Dec2002, Vol. 34 Issue 16, p74
Reports on the efforts of the U.S. Senate as of December 2002 to pass a multi-billion dollar emergency supplemental appropriation that President George W. Bush requested in March 2002 for homeland defense and the war in Afghanistan. Invocation of a cloture on the bill by Senators; Purpose of...
- Tax Legislation: Economic Stimulus Package Ready for Full Senate Debate. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;11/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31263, p4
Focuses on the provisions of the economic stimulus bill, expected to be debated in the U.S. Senate in November 2001. Extension of the Qualified Zone Academy Bond Program; Eligibility criteria for home loans financed by tax exempt revenue bonds.
- State and Local Finance: Moratorium on Internet Tax Extended By Senate, Will Not Lapse Until 2003. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/19/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31268, p4
Reports on the approval of an extension bill by the U.S. Senate that grants a two year extension to the federal moratorium on Internet access taxes and Internet-specific taxes. Provisions of the bill; Contentious issues regarding Internet access taxes.
- Privacy for shoppers and more. Mulroy // Business News New Jersey;11/29/99, Vol. 12 Issue 44, p16
Focuses on developments in the United States Senate. Includes update on the election race for the US Senate seat that will be vacated by retiring Senator Frank Lautenberg; Full Senate approval of the legislative bill (S-1031) which aims to protect the personal privacy of individuals shopping in...
- Prohibition Legislation in the Senate. // Congressional Digest;Mar1930, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p78
Focuses on various bills and resolutions dealing with the prohibition problem, being considered for ratification in the U.S. Senate as of March 1, 1930. Overview of the U.S. Prohibition Reorganization Act of 1930, which seeks to transfer the prohibition enforcement machinery from the U.S....