H. R. 6002
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 21, 2012
Mr. Burgess introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
To amend the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 with respect to maintenance providers, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Airline Maintenance Safety Act of
Section 319 of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 (Public Law 112–95) is amended—
in subsection (a)
by persons in accordance with subsection (b) and
in accordance with this section;
by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (e); and
by inserting after subsection (c) the following:
An individual, if authorized to approve the return to service of an aircraft or component thereof (as determined by the Administrator), may perform covered work outside the United States on aircraft used to provide air transportation under part 121 of title 14, Code of Federal Regulations, only if the individual—
is able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language (as determined by the Administrator); and
holds a certificate under subpart D of part 65 of title 14, Code of Federal Regulations.