S. 2656 (114th): FAIR Fees Act

The airline industry achieved its most profitable year in decades last year. Part of that was due to factors such as low gas prices. But it also didn’t hurt that airlines collected almost $11 billion in fees during 2015, up more than 24 percent from the year before. Fees from baggage, booking, and other similar charges made up less than ... Continue reading »



Mar 9, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ed” Markey

Junior Senator from Massachusetts



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Mar 9, 2016

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S. 2656 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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