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


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Enacted as H.R. 1765 (companion bill)

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.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013 - Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation (DOT), notwithstanding the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013 (P.L. 113-6), any other provision ... Read more >

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Apr 25, 2013

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Apr 25, 2013
Passed Senate

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

Apr 25, 2013
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) 2.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 853”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

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

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

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