The Subcommittee on Transportation and Safety has jurisdiction over interstate transportation policy issues. In addition to the committee's broad oversight of the Department of Transportation, the subcommittee has oversight over the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, the Federal Railroad Administration, the Pipelines and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, National Transportation Safety Board, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and the Surface Transportation Board. The subcommittee focuses on safety and infrastructure development related to both freight and passenger rail, including Amtrak.

Subcommittee Members

Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb. – Chairman
Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill. – Ranking Member

Majority:

Sen. John Thune, R- S.D.
Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo.
Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan.
Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo.
Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va.
Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind.
Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla.

Minority:

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.
Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass.
Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M.
Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis.