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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Promoting Aviation Regulations for Technical Training (PARTT) 147 Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To modernize training programs at aviation maintenance technician schools, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
12/12/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
12/13/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
12/12/2019Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/12/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Transportation and Infrastructure12/12/2019 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation12/13/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (12/12/2019)

Promoting Aviation Regulations for Technical Training (PARTT) 147 Act of 2019

This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to establish requirements for issuing aviation maintenance technician school certificates and associated ratings.

Among other requirements, the bill

  • sets forth application requirements for a certificate to operate an aviation maintenance technician school, including that applications must include a description of the manner in which the school's curriculum will ensure students are capable of attaining a mechanic certificate and associated ratings;
  • establishes facility and instructor requirements for each school;
  • directs each school to establish and maintain a quality control system that provides procedures for recordkeeping, assessment, issuing credit for experience, issuing of final course grades, ensuring sufficient number of instructors, granting of graduation documentation, and corrective action for addressing deficiencies; and
  • requires schools to maintain a pass rate of at least 70% for students who take the written, oral, or practical (or any combination thereof) FAA mechanic tests.