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- 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.
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Mar 1, 1973
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Mar 13, 1974
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3858 (93rd), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 5047 (93rd).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5047”). 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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Last Action: Mar 13, 1974
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5047 — 93rd Congress: Anti-Hijacking Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr5047
“H.R. 5047 — 93rd Congress: Anti-Hijacking Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1973. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr5047>
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