Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007

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Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
Great Seal of the United States
Other short titles
  • 9/11 Commission International Implementation Act of 2007
  • Advance Democratic Values, Address Nondemocratic Countries, and Enhance Democracy Act of 2007
  • Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007
  • Improving Emergency Communications Act of 2007
  • National Transit Systems Security Act of 2007
  • Secure Travel and Counterterrorism Partnership Act of 2007
Long title An Act to provide for the implementation of the recommendations of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States.
Nicknames ADVANCE Democracy Act of 2007
Enacted by the 110th United States Congress
Effective August 3, 2007
Citations
Public Law 110-53
Statutes at Large 121 Stat. 266
Codification
Titles amended 6 U.S.C.:Domestic Security
U.S.C. sections amended 6 U.S.C. ch. 1 § 101
Legislative history

The Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 (Pub.L. 110–53), is an Act of Congress. The Act implements some of the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission including mandating 100% inspection of all air and sea cargo entering the United States, and a new method of redistributing antiterrorism funding.

The bill also authorized the creation of Fusion Centers.

Legislative history[edit]

The bill passed the House on January 9, 2007 by a vote of 299-128-8.[1][2] It later passed the Senate with an amendment by unanimous consent. The two chambers of Congress went to conference, and a conference report in which the bill was amended and renamed the Improving America's Security Act of 2007 passed the Senate 85-8-7 on July 26, 2007 and the House 371-40-22 the following day.[2] It was signed into law by President George W. Bush on August 3, 2007.[2] It became Public Law 110-53.

Short titles[edit]

  • Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
  • Improving America's Security Act of 2007
  • 9/11 Commission International Implementation Act of 2007
  • Advance Democratic Values, Address Nondemocratic Countries, and Enhance Democracy Act of 2007 or the ADVANCE Democracy Act of 2007
  • Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007
  • Improving Emergency Communications Act of 2007
  • National Transit Systems Security Act of 2007
  • Secure Travel and Counterterrorism Partnership Act of 2007

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ House passes 9/11 Security Bill, via CNN
  2. ^ a b c [H.R. 1: Improving America's Security Act of 2007 "H.R. 1: Improving America's Security Act of 2007"]. govtrack.us. Retrieved 2007-08-11.