Summary: S.2686 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.2686. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (06/26/2002)

Airport Employee Whistleblower Protection Act of 2002 - Amends Federal aviation law to apply to a non-Federal employer of airport security screening personnel, including a State or municipal government, an airport authority, a contractor, or an employer of private screening personnel certain whistleblower provisions prohibiting discrimination by an air carrier or contractor or subcontractor of an air carrier against an airline employee who: (1) provides information to the employer or the Federal Government about any alleged violation of Federal Aviation Administration regulations or Federal law relating to air carrier safety; (2) files a related proceeding; or (3) testifies or otherwise assists or participates in such proceeding.

Amends the Aviation and Transportation Security Act to apply certain whistleblower protections to Federal airport security personnel.