S. 413 (96th): Aviation Safety and Noise Abatement Act of 1979


Feb 9, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 1, 1979 but was never passed by the House.


Howard Cannon

Senator from Nevada


See Instead:

H.R. 2440 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Feb 18, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide assistance to airport operators to prepare and carry out noise compatibility programs, to provide assistance to assure continued safety in aviation, to provide assistance to aircraft operators to aid them in complying with noise standards, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/1/1979--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended, #73 (78-15)) Aviation Safety and Noise Abatement Act of 1979 - =Title I:= Directs the Secretary of Transportation to establish a single system of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 1979

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Mar 29, 1979
Reported by Committee

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May 1, 1979
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 413”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2440 (Related)
Aviation Safety and Noise Abatement Act of 1979

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 18, 1980

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