H.R. 5047 (93rd): Anti-Hijacking Act
Mar 1, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 1, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district
- See Instead:
H.R. 3858 (same title)
Passed House — Mar 13, 1974
About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend sections 101 and 902 of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958, to implement the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft; to amend title XI of such act to authorize the President to suspend air service to any foreign nation which he determines is encouraging aircraft hijacking by acting in a manner inconsistent with the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft; and to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to suspend the operating authority of foreign air carriers under certain circumstances.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Mar 13, 1974
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“H.R. 5047 — 93rd Congress: Anti-Hijacking Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1973. March 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr5047>
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