IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 27, 2019
Mr. Casey (for himself and Mr. Toomey) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
To require the installation of secondary cockpit barriers on existing aircraft, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Saracini Enhanced Aviation Safety Act of 2019.
Installation of secondary cockpit barriers on existing aircraft
Not later than 18 months after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration shall issue an order requiring installation of a secondary cockpit barrier on each covered aircraft.
In this section, the term
covered aircraft means a commercial passenger aircraft operating under the provisions of part 121 of title 14, Code of Federal Regulations.