H.R. 817 (101st): To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to make permanent the prohibition against smoking on scheduled domestic flights of 2 hours or less in duration and to extend such prohibition to all scheduled domestic flights.
Feb 2, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 2, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 8th congressional district
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 2/2/1989--Introduced.Amends the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to provide that the prohibition against smoking on scheduled flights shall apply to flights of increasing duration (up to four-hour flights in calendar ...
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 21, 1989
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 817” 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 817 — 101st Congress: To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to make permanent the prohibition against smoking .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr817
“H.R. 817 — 101st Congress: To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to make permanent the prohibition against smoking ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. March 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr817>
|title=H.R. 817 (101st)
|accessdate=March 28, 2015
|author=101st Congress (1989)
|date=February 2, 1989
|quote=To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to make permanent the prohibition against smoking ...