H.R. 4156 (113th): Transparent Airfares Act of 2014


Mar 6, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 28, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2014
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow advertisements and solicitations for passenger air transportation to state the base airfare of the transportation, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/28/2014--Passed House without amendment.Transparent Airfares Act of 2014 - Declares that it shall not be an unfair or deceptive practice for an air carrier or other covered entity to state ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 6, 2014

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 9, 2014
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.

Jul 28, 2014
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4156”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


50 cosponsors (30R, 20D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Primary Source

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