H.R. 598 (101st): Aircraft Cabin Air Quality Protection Act of 1989

Introduced:

Jan 20, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James Oberstar

Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to prohibit smoking on domestic commercial aircraft flights.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3377 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1987

H.R. 3015 (Related)
Department of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1990

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 21, 1989

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 598” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Jan 20, 1989
Reported by Committee
Jul 28, 1989

Details

Cosponsors
34 cosponsors (27D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Aviation

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