Skip to main content
House Bill 1100

House Bill 1100

ARCHIVE (2007)

Latest Information

DIGEST OF HB1100 (Updated February 20, 2007 4:14 pm - DI 84)

Secure rail facilities. Requires a railroad to submit a certain annual risk assessment (assessment) and certain annual community protection plans (plans) to the department of homeland security and the department of transportation, and specifies certain information to be contained in the assessment and plan which is confidential. Prohibits a railroad from disciplining an employee who believes an assessment or a plan to be in error and has made a report of such belief to the department of homeland security or the department of transportation. Requires a railroad to provide security threat training to its employees and to employees of contractors and subcontractors of the railroad. Requires a contractor or a subcontractor of a railroad to secure a limited criminal history of a potential employee. Requires the department of homeland security to adopt rules to define a format for an assessment.
Current Status:
In Committee - 2nd House
Latest Printing (PDF)