S. 197 (98th): A bill to direct the Secretary of the Department of Transportation to conduct an independent study to determine the adequacy of certain industry practices and Federal Aviation Administration rules and regulations, and for other purposes.


Jan 26, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 11, 1984

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 11, 1984.


Pub.L. 98-466


Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Oct 11, 1984

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6/15/1984--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended) Directs the Secretary of Transportation to commission an independent study by the National Academy of Sciences in regard to the adequacy of certain airline ... Read more >
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S. 1770 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 23, 1981

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Jan 26, 1983
Reported by Committee
May 8, 1984
Passed Senate
Jun 15, 1984
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Oct 1, 1984
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 11, 1984


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