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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Reported to House

Safe Aircraft Maintenance Standards Act

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Safe Aircraft Maintenance Standards Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 49, United States Code, to require certain air carriers to provide reports with respect to maintenance, preventive maintenance, or alterations, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
07/29/2020Reported by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 116-462.
11/15/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date All Actions
07/29/2020Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 370.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/29/2020Reported by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 116-462.
11/20/2019Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 39 - 19.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
11/20/2019Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
11/20/2019Subcommittee on Aviation Discharged.
11/18/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
11/15/2019Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/15/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (17)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Transportation and Infrastructure11/15/2019 Referred to
11/20/2019 Markup by
07/29/2020 Reported by H. Rept. 116-462
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation11/18/2019 Referred to
11/20/2019 Discharged from

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Reported to House (07/29/2020)

Safe Aircraft Maintenance Standards Act

This bill addresses safety standards related to foreign aircraft repair stations.

Among other things, the bill

  • requires that all foreign aircraft repair stations be subject to at least one unannounced safety inspection each year;
  • requires air carriers to submit monthly reports to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with respect to maintenance, preventive maintenance, or alternations of an aircraft;
  • sets forth minimum qualifications for mechanics and others working on U.S. registered aircraft at foreign repair stations; and
  • establishes a moratorium on FAA certification of new foreign aircraft repair stations if certain regulations are not implemented within one year.