S.2077 - A bill to amend the Federal Aviation Act of 1958 to limit the age restrictions imposed upon aircraft pilots.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] (Introduced 02/06/1990)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/06/1990 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Text: S.2077 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
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Introduced in Senate
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.'.