H.R. 5728: Cuban Airport Security Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jul 12, 2016

Status:

Reported by Committee on Sep 13, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 13, 2016.

Sponsor:

John Katko

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

27% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit scheduled passenger air transportation between the United States and Cuba until a study has been completed regarding security measures and equipment at Cuba's airports, to amend title 49, United States Code, to clarify the role of the Secretary of Homeland Security regarding security standards at foreign airports, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Jul 12, 2016
 
Introduced

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Sep 13, 2016
 
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.

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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