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TSA Enforcement Actions

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) published its annual summary of all 2019 enforcement actions. TSA has authority to assess civil penalties for violations of surface transportation requirements and Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) requirements. Penalties for TWIC violations (i.e., failure to inspect, fraudulent use, and access control) ranged from warning notices to $4,000. Proposed penalties for railcar violations (i.e., transfer of railcar custody, reporting security concerns, and reporting railcar location) ranged from warning notices to $22,820.