To establish a prohibition on certain cell phone voice communications during passenger flights, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 30, 2014
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 11, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
33 Cosponsors (18 Republicans, 15 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“February 18, 2014- Education and An Evolving Labor Market”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8, 2013-2022] on Feb 18, 2014
“Titus Statement on T&I Committee Move to Ban In-Flight Cell Phone Use”
— Rep. Dina Titus [D-NV1] on Feb 11, 2014
“Washington Review, February 14, 2014”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8, 2013-2022] on Feb 14, 2014
Dec 9, 2013
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Feb 11, 2014
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H.R. 3676 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3676. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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