H.R.2957 - Secure Aviation Employment and Training Enhancement Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Castle, Michael N. [R-DE-At Large] (Introduced 09/25/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||09/26/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.|
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Summary: H.R.2957 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Secure Aviation Employment and Training Enhancement Act of 2001 - Amend Federal aviation law to direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to implement a criminal background check program for individuals enrolled or to be enrolled in civilian schools giving instruction in flying or repairing, altering, and maintaining aircraft, aircraft engines, propellers, and appliances. Sets forth program requirements, including: (1) establishment of a standard application form for all civilian schools giving such instruction; (2) maintenance of a database of all processed applications; (3) completion of a standard application by each applicant and a criminal background check; and (4) if a check reveals evidence of criminal, espionage, or terrorist activity or any other evidence that the Administrator determines to be a security threat, establishment of procedures to ensure the applicant does not receive training at such school. Requires the Administrator to establish reasonable fees (not to exceed $100 per individual) to pay expenses incurred in carrying out this Act.
Introduced in House (09/25/2001)
Requires the Director of the Office of Homeland Security to conduct a review of the current air carrier employee criminal background check procedures.