S. 853 (113th): Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 25, 2013 but was never passed by the House.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 6 pages

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H.R. 1765 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 1, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide the Secretary of Transportation with the flexibility to transfer certain funds to prevent reduced operations and staffing of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1765 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 1, 2013

S. 818 (Related)
Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2013

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 853” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2013
Passed Senate
Apr 25, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


15 cosponsors (8R, 7D) (show)

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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