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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Sponsor and status
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 (Senate next) — Mar 13, 1974
Mar 1, 1973
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Mar 13, 1974
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3858 (93rd), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 5047 (93rd).
H.R. 5047 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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