S. 1267 (99th): Department of Transportation Air Carrier Acquisition Approval Act of 1985


Jun 10, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 10, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Eagleton

Senator from Missouri


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide that the Secretary of Transportation shall review and approve the acquisition of certain air carrier corporations to protect the public interest, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/10/1985--Introduced.Department of Transportation Air Carrier Acquisition Approval Act of 1985 - Amends the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to require any person seeking ownership or control of any air carrier ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 10, 1985

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1267”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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