There is one summary for S.1831. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (06/04/1996)

National Transportation Safety Board Amendments of 1996 - Amends Federal transportation law to prohibit the National Transportation Safety Board and any agency receiving information from it from disclosing: (1) records or information relating to its participation in foreign aircraft accident investigations, except in certain circumstances; or (2) voluntarily provided safety-related information unrelated to the exercise of the Board's accident or incident investigation authority, if disclosure would inhibit the voluntary provision of that type of information. Declares that nothing in this Act shall restrict the Board from referring to foreign accident investigation information when making safety recommendations.

Authorizes the Board to conduct training of its employees in subjects necessary for proper performance of accident investigation.

Authorizes appropriations to the Board through FY 1999.