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


Apr 18, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous 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.


John “Jimmy” Duncan Jr.

Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 23, 1996
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

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.

Summary (CRS)

4/18/1996--Introduced.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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 18, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 6, 1996
Reported by Committee

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Jul 22, 1996
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3267”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

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

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