H.R.3498 - To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to limit the age restrictions imposed upon aircraft pilots.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lightfoot, Jim [R-IA-5] (Introduced 10/19/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Public Works and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/02/1989 Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.R.3498 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
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Introduced in House
HR 3498 IH 101st CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 3498 To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to limit the age restrictions imposed upon aircraft pilots. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES October 19, 1989 Mr. LIGHTFOOT (for himself, Mr. BALLENGER, Mr. CHAPMAN, Mr. DUNCAN, Mr. EMERSON, Mr. HANCOCK, Mr. HAYES of Illinois, Mr. INHOFE, Mr. LAUGHLIN, Mr. PACKARD, Mr. DENNY SMITH, Mr. HASTERT, Mr. GRANT, Mr. JONES of Georgia, and Mr. PAYNE of Virginia) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Public Works and Transportation A BILL To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to limit the age restrictions imposed upon aircraft pilots. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. LIMITATION ON AGE RESTRICTIONS IMPOSED UPON AIRCRAFT PILOTS. Section 602(b) of the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 (49 U.S.C. 1422(b)) is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new paragraph: `(3) LIMITATION ON AGE RESTRICTIONS- The Administrator shall not, solely by reason of the age of a person, if such person is less than 65 years of age-- `(A) refuse to issue an airman certificate to, or refuse to renew such certificate for, such person, if such person is applying for the issuance or renewal of such certificate in order to serve or continue to serve as a pilot of an aircraft; or `(B) require an air carrier to terminate the employment of, or refuse to employ, such person as a pilot on an aircraft of such air carrier.'.