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Jan 19, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This bill was introduced on January 19, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district
1/19/1989--Introduced.Amends the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to prohibit smoking on passenger-carrying aircraft in interstate or intrastate transportation. Directs the Secretary of Transportation to promulgate regulations to implement this Act. Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 561”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 561 — 101st Congress: To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to prohibit smoking on domestic commercial aircraft .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr561
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