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S. 419 (117th): CONTRACT Act of 2021

The text of the bill below is as of Dec 15, 2022 (Reported by Senate Committee). The bill was not enacted into law.


Calendar No. 651


2d Session

S. 419

[Report No. 117–260]


February 24, 2021

(for himself, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Moran, Ms. Baldwin, Mr. Bennet, Mrs. Blackburn, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Boozman, Mr. Brown, Mrs. Capito, Mr. Cardin, Mr. Cassidy, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Cotton, Mr. Cramer, Mr. Crapo, Mr. Daines, Ms. Duckworth, Ms. Ernst, Mrs. Fischer, Mr. Grassley, Ms. Hassan, Mr. Hoeven, Mrs. Hyde-Smith, Mr. Kaine, Mr. Kennedy, Ms. Klobuchar, Mr. Manchin, Mr. Markey, Mr. Marshall, Mr. Merkley, Mr. Risch, Ms. Rosen, Mr. Rubio, Ms. Sinema, Mr. Tester, Mr. Thune, Mr. Tillis, Mr. Van Hollen, Ms. Warren, Mr. Wicker, Mr. Wyden, Mr. Lankford, Ms. Hirono, Mr. Kelly, Mr. Sullivan, Mr. Casey, and Mrs. Gillibrand) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

December 15, 2022

Reported by , without amendment


To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for a full annuity supplement for certain air traffic controllers.


Short title

This Act may be cited as the Continuity for Operators with Necessary Training Required for ATC Contract Towers Act of 2021 or the CONTRACT Act of 2021.


Annuity supplement

Section 8421a(c) of title 5, United States Code, is amended—


by striking as an air traffic and inserting the following: “as an—


air traffic



in paragraph (1), as so designated, by striking the period at the end and inserting ; or; and


by adding at the end the following:


air traffic controller pursuant to a contract made with the Secretary of Transportation under section 47124 of title 49.


December 15, 2022

Reported without amendment