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H.R. 3669: Securing General Aviation and Commercial Charter Air Carrier Service Act of 2017

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 3669 seeks to improve and streamline security procedures related to general aviation and commercial charter air carriers utilizing risk-based security standards.

Specifically, the bill requires the Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct a cost and feasibility study of establishing web-based access to the Secure Flight system for commercial charter air carriers.

Small aviation operators cannot absorb the cost of installing the necessary software to connect to TSA’s Secure Flight system for vetting passengers. Currently, TSA emails these operators the necessary security data in a ...

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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2017
Length: 8 pages

Sep 1, 2017


Ordered Reported on Sep 7, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 7, 2017.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Oct 19, 2017 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.


Ron Estes

Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district



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Sep 1, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 7, 2017
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 12, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Oct 19, 2017
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 3669 is a 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.

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