S.2078: Stop Motorcycle Checkpoint Funding Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about transportation and public works
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Sponsor Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H.
Total Cosponsors 4 (1 Democrat, 3 Republicans)
Introduced March 5, 2014
Latest Major Action March 5, 2014
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Bill Summary

Stop Motorcycle Checkpoint Funding Act - Prohibits the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) from providing a grant or any funds to a state, county, town, township, Indian tribe, municipality, or other local government for any program to: (1) check motorcycle helmet use, or (2) create motorcycle checkpoints that specifically target motorcycle operators or motorcycle passengers.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 5, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.