Description: H.Amdt. 583 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment authorized $255 million in FY 1991 and $268 million in FY 1992 for FAA research, engineering, and development programs. It authorized the FAA to make grants to colleges, universities, and non-profit research organizations to conduct aviation safety research and establish a research consortitum to research issues affecting the long-term growth of civil aviation; and included certain "Buy-American" provisions.

Purpose:

An amendment to authorize $255 million in FY 1991 and $268 million in FY 1992 for FAA research, engineering, and development programs. The amendment also authorizes the FAA to make grants to colleges, universities, and non-profit research organizations to conduct aviation safety research and establish regional centers to research issues affecting the long-term growth of civil aviation; includes certain "Buy-American" provisions; and requires the GAO to study the advisability of granting multi-year and non-competitive procurement and leasing authority to the FAA.

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(A002)

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