H.R. 1400 (109th): Securing Aircraft Cockpits Against Lasers Act of 2005

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on December 22, 2005 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Ric Keller

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2005
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for aiming laser pointers at airplanes, and for other purposes.

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H.R. 1615 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: May 22, 2007

S. 3993 (Related)
Securing Aircraft Cockpits Against Lasers Act of 2006

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 2006

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1400” 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 17, 2005
Reported by Committee
Sep 29, 2005
Passed House
Dec 8, 2005
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 22, 2005
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (4R, 2D) (show)
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