H.R. 1000 (106th): Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment and Reform Act for the 21st Century


Mar 4, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 5, 2000

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 5, 2000.


Pub.L. 106-181


Elmer “Bud” Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2000
Length: 137 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Mar 4, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 11, 1999
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 15, 1999
Passed House

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

Oct 5, 1999
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 8, 2000
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Mar 15, 2000
Conference Report Agreed to by House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Apr 5, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


54 cosponsors (28D, 26R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Jun 15, 1999 5:27 p.m.
Failed 179/248
Jun 15, 1999 6:57 p.m.
Failed 183/245
Jun 15, 1999 8:28 p.m.
Passed 316/110
On the Conference Report
Mar 8, 2000 5:05 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 82/17
On the Conference Report
Mar 15, 2000 1 p.m.
Passed 319/101

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.Res. 438 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 15, 2000

H.R. 717 (Related)
National Parks Air Tour Management Act of 1999

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 27, 1999

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