S. 1994 (104th): Federal Aviation Reauthorization Act of 1996


Jul 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Enacted as H.R. 3539 (companion bill)

Larry Pressler

Senator from South Dakota



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 1996
Length: 116 pages

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H.R. 3539 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 9, 1996

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Full Title

An original bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to reauthorize programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/1996--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Reauthorization of FAA Programs Title II: Airport Improvement Program Modifications Title III: Extension of Airport and Airway Trust Fund Expenditure Authority Title IV: Miscellaneous Provisions ... Read more >

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Jun 13, 1996
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Jul 26, 1996

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H.R. 3539 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 9, 1996

H.R. 3037 (Related)
Rural Air Service Survival Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 1996

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