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    Financial Condition of Airline Industry

    Witnesses testified about implementing security on airlines and at airports, the costs to the aviation industry, and the financial impact on the industry of the September 11, 2001 terrorist…

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    Drivers License Safety Issues

    Witnesses testified about how states issue drivers licenses and new efforts to curtail issuing them to criminals. Among the issues they addressed were issuing national drivers licenses…

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    Trucking Safety

    Witnesses testified about transportation safety and the trucking industry. Among the topics they addressed were driver fatigue, truck size, Southern border crossing, and hazardous…

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    Aviation Antiterrorism Measures

    Secretary Mineta and others testified about progress made by the Transportation Security Administration and the ability to meet several deadlines for security personnel and luggage…

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    Railroad Safety

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    Arms for Airline Flight Crews

    Witnesses testified about proposals to arm flight crews to ensure passenger safety and prevent hijackings. Among the issues they addressed were the amount of training required, the…

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    Amtrak Restructuring

    Council members testified about the financial solvency of Amtrak, the company’s ability to meet federally mandated deadlines for self-sufficiency, and potential future curtailment of…

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    Implementation of Aviation Security Act

    The witnesses testified about the implementation of the Aviation Security Act, particularly the baggage inspection provision that goes into effect on January 18.

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    Aviation Security Issues

    Witnesses testified about the implementation of a new law requiring explosive detection screening of all checked bags at airports.

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    Port and Waterway Security

    Secretary Mineta testified about the safety of the nation’s ports and waterways and talked about measures designed to enhance security. Among the topics he addressed were the use…

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    Aviation Security Bill

    Conferees met to work out differences between House and Senate versions of airline security legislation. Among the issues they addressed were increasing numbers of federal air…

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    Aviation Security Legislation

    Members of the House-Senate Conference Committee on aviation security legislation met for the first time to work out the differences between the House and Senate versions of the…

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    Terrorism Threat to U.S. Water Infrastructure

    Witnesses testified about the ongoing efforts of federal agencies, local governments and private sector entities to prevent water supply systems, dams, and hazardous chemicals from being…

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    U.S. Airport and Airline Security

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    Airline Industry Stimulus Bill, Part 1

    Airline executives testified about the effect of the terrorist attacks on their industry and requested financial aid from the federal government.

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    Airline Industry Stimulus Bill, Part 2

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    Amtrak and High Speed Rail Financial Status

    Witnesses testified about the future of Amtrak and the financial solvency of passenger rail travel.

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