H.R. 3267 (104th): Child Pilot Safety Act

Apr 18, 1996 (104th Congress, 1995–1996)
Died (Passed House) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 22, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.

Apr 18, 1996
Reported by Committee
Jun 06, 1996
Passed House
Jul 22, 1996
John “Jimmy” Duncan Jr.
Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated
Jul 23, 1996
4 pages
Full Title

To amend title 49, United States Code, to prohibit individuals who do not hold a valid private pilots certificate from manipulating the controls of aircraft in an attempt to set a record or engage in an aeronautical competition or aeronautical feat, and for other purposes.


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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jul 22, 1996 6:55 p.m.
Passed 395/5

29 cosponsors (16D, 13R) (show)

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Child Pilot Safety Act - Amends Federal aviation law to prohibit a pilot in command of an aircraft from allowing an individual who does not hold a valid private pilot's certificate, and an appropriate medical certificate, to manipulate the controls of an aircraft if the pilot knows or should have known that the individual is attempting to set a record or engage in an aeronautical competition or aeronautical feat.
Mandates revocation of the Federal certificate of any airman who, while acting as a pilot in command of an aircraft, permits another individual to manipulate the aircraft's controls in violation of this Act. Directs the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to conduct a study of the impacts of children flying aircraft.

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