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02/07/2020          

TSA Child CARE Act

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02/07/2020 Introduced in House Open

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116TH CONGRESS 
2D SESSION H. R. 5802 

To require an assessment of the policies, procedures, and practices of the 
Transportation Security Administration regarding Administration per-
sonnel who are parents or guardians of a dependent minor with child 
care needs or who are expectant parents or guardians of a dependent 
minor with child care needs, and for other purposes. 

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 

FEBRUARY 7, 2020 
Mr. CORREA (for himself and Mr. KATKO) introduced the following bill; which 

was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security 

A BILL 
To require an assessment of the policies, procedures, and 

practices of the Transportation Security Administration 
regarding Administration personnel who are parents or 
guardians of a dependent minor with child care needs 
or who are expectant parents or guardians of a depend-
ent minor with child care needs, and for other purposes. 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-1

tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 2

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. 3

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘TSA Child Care Avail-4

ability and Resources for Employees Act’’ or the ‘‘TSA 5

Child CARE Act’’. 6

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SEC. 2. TSA CHILD CARE AVAILABILITY ASSESSMENT. 1

(a) IN GENERAL.—Not later than 90 days after the 2

date of the enactment of this Act, the Administrator of 3

the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) shall 4

commission an assessment of the policies, procedures, and 5

practices of the Administration regarding Administration 6

personnel who are parents or guardians of a dependent 7

minor with child care needs or who are expectant parents 8

or guardians of a dependent minor with child care needs. 9

Such assessment shall also examine any impact on recruit-10

ment, retention, and career advancement of such policies, 11

procedures, and practices. Such assessment shall be con-12

ducted by a federally funded research and development 13

center established pursuant to section 305 of the Home-14

land Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 185) or a national 15

academy or laboratory with appropriate expertise, as de-16

termined by the Administrator. 17

(b) CONTENTS.—The assessment required under sub-18

section (a) shall include the following: 19

(1) An assessment of the impacts of TSA poli-20

cies, procedures, and practices that relate to the fol-21

lowing: 22

(A) Job requirements. 23

(B) Personnel management. 24

(C) Shift scheduling practices. 25

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(2) An assessment of whether TSA provides 1

adequate breaks for expectant mothers. 2

(3) An assessment of the efficacy of policies for 3

Administration personnel who are lactating mothers. 4

(4) The feasibility of enhancing the availability 5

of child care facilities and services for such per-6

sonnel, including by providing needs-based subsidies 7

and through collaboration with collocated Federal, 8

State, or local agencies or businesses. 9

(5) Recommendations for improving such poli-10

cies, procedures, and practices regarding such per-11

sonnel who are parents or guardians of a dependent 12

minor with child care needs or who are expectant 13

parents or guardians of a dependent minor with 14

child care needs. 15

(c) CONSULTATION.—The entity conducting the as-16

sessment required under subsection (a) shall consult with 17

appropriate stakeholders, including labor organizations 18

(including the labor organization representing security 19

screening personnel), airport operators, air carriers, and 20

other aviation industry stakeholders. 21

(d) SUBMISSION TO CONGRESS.—Not later than 90 22

days after the completion of the assessment required 23

under subsection (a), the Administrator of the Transpor-24

tation Security Administration shall submit to the Com-25

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mittee on Homeland Security of the House of Representa-1

tives and the Committee on Commerce, Science, and 2

Transportation of the Senate such assessment, together 3

with a plan for responding to such assessment, including 4

timelines for implementing any recommendations included 5

therein. 6

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Picture Name From Date Type
J Correa D-CA 02/07/2020 Sponsor
John Katko R-NY 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Date Branch Action
02/12/2020 President Ordered to be Reported.Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
02/12/2020 President Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
02/07/2020 President Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2020 President Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E151)Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2020 President Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives
Summary
There is one summary for H.R.5802. View summaries Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/07/2020) TSA Child Care Availability and Resources for Employees Act or the TSA Child CARE Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to commission an assessment of TSA policies, procedures, and practices regarding its personnel who are parents or guardians of a dependent minor with child care needs or who are expectant parents or guardians of a dependent minor with child care needs. The assessment must also examine any impact on recruitment, retention, and career advancement of such policies, procedures, and practices. The entity conducting the assessment must consult with appropriate stakeholders, including labor organizations, airport operators, air carriers, and other aviation industry stakeholders.
Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/07/2020) TSA Child Care Availability and Resources for Employees Act or the TSA Child CARE Act This bill requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to commission an assessment of TSA policies, procedures, and practices regarding its personnel who are parents or guardians of a dependent minor with child care needs or who are expectant parents or guardians of a dependent minor with child care needs. The assessment must also examine any impact on recruitment, retention, and career advancement of such policies, procedures, and practices. The entity conducting the assessment must consult with appropriate stakeholders, including labor organizations, airport operators, air carriers, and other aviation industry stakeholders.
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Commerce
(d)Submission to CongressNot later than 90 days after the completion of the assessment required under subsection (a), the Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration shall submit to the Committee on Homeland Security of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation of the Senate such assessment, together with a plan for responding to such assessment, including timelines for implementing any recommendations included therein

Congress
(d)Submission to CongressNot later than 90 days after the completion of the assessment required under subsection (a), the Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration shall submit to the Committee on Homeland Security of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation of the Senate such assessment, together with a plan for responding to such assessment, including timelines for implementing any recommendations included therein

House of Representatives
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Personnel management
(B)Personnel management


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