Oversight Hearing on Federal Efforts for Rail and Surface Transportation Security

January 18, 2007

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The Commerce Committee will convene a hearing on federal efforts to secure the nation’s railroad and surface transportation system. Additionally, the Committee will receive comments on S.184, “The Surface Transportation and Rail Security of 2007,” known as the STARS Act.


Majority Statement

  • Daniel K. Inouye


Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Edmund Hawley

    Assistant Secretary for Homeland Security
    Transportation Security Administration
  • The Honorable John Hill

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Ms. Cathleen A. Berrick

    Director, Homeland Security and Justice
    U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • The Honorable Richard Canas

    Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness, State of New Jersey