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S. 223 (112th): FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act

A bill to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 27, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 17, 2011 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
Length: 387 pages

History

Jan 27, 2011
 
Introduced

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Feb 17, 2011
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

S. 223 (112th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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