Amendment, as modified, includes provisions dealing with the storage, discharge, and accidental discharge of firearms, risks of catastrophic failure of an aircraft as a result of a misfire, self defense training for flight attendants, and further requires a decision by the Transportation Security Administration within 90 days of enactment on the use of less-than-lethal weapons by pilots.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 10 printed in the Congressional Record to clarify certain procedures and contingencies regarding the storage, discharge, and security controls with respect to firearms carried onboard aircraft by flight crews.

House Amendment Code:

(A001)

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