Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act of 2007
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The bill was introduced on May 1, 2007 and became a law on October 16, 2008. The bill amended title 49, United States Code, which will prevent railroad fatalities, injuries, and hazardous materials releases, to authorize the Federal Railroad Safety Administration, and for other purposes. 
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- Name of bill: Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act of 2007
- Chamber: U.S. Senate
- Roll call number: 210
- Congress number: 110th
- Session number: 2
- Vote link: U.S. Senate record vote 210, 110th Congress, Session 2
Scorecard: National Journal 2008 Senate Scorecard
Org. position: Aye
"Pass a measure increasing safety regulations on the railroad industry. October 1. (74-24)"
(Original scorecard available at: http://www.nationaljournal.com/njmagazine/cs_20090228_4813.php)