Text: S.2077 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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S 2077 IS
101st CONGRESS
2d Session
S. 2077
To amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to limit the age restrictions
imposed upon aircraft pilots.
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 6 (legislative day, JANUARY 23), 1990
Mr. GRASSLEY introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred
to the Committee on Commerce, Science, 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 sixty-five
  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.'.