H.R.1204 - Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
Summary: H.R.1204 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Passed House amended (12/03/2013)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on December 2, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2013 - Directs the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration [TSA]) to establish in the TSA an Aviation Security Advisory Committee.
Requires the Assistant Secretary to consult with the Advisory Committee on aviation security matters.
Requires the Advisory Committee to develop, upon the Assistant Secretary's request, recommendations to improve aviation security.
Requires the Assistant Secretary to appoint to the Advisory Committee members representing up to 32 member organizations, including air carriers, all cargo air transportation, indirect air carriers, labor organizations representing air carrier employees, aircraft manufacturers, airport operators, general aviation, privacy organizations, the travel industry, airport based businesses, aeronautical repair stations, passenger advocacy groups, the aviation technology security industry, including biometrics, victims of terrorist acts against aviation, and law enforcement and security experts.
Establishes within the Advisory Committee: (1) an air cargo security subcommittee; (2) a general aviation subcommittee; (3) an airport perimeter security, exit lane security, and access control subcommittee; (4) a risk-based subcommittee; (5) a security technology subcommittee; and (6) any other subcommittee deemed necessary. Requires each subcommittee to include subject matter experts with relevant expertise.