H.Res. 978 (93rd): Resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 3858. A bill to amend sections 101 and 102 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.

Introduced:

Mar 12, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 13, 1974

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 13, 1974. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

James Delaney

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Mar 12, 1974
 
Introduced

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Mar 13, 1974
 
Agreed To

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Passed House
Last Action: Mar 13, 1974

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