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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Mar 1, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
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
Passed House — Mar 13, 1974
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.
3/1/1973--Introduced.Anti-Hijacking Act - Provides for the implementation of the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft under the Federal Aviation Act of 1958.Authorizes the President to suspend air ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr5047>
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