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Short Titles as Introduced

Airline Travelers Equity Act of 2020

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Official Title as Introduced

To ensure that an individual who has purchased an airline ticket through an air carrier or a third-party is reimbursed during the covered emergency period.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/21/2020Introduced in House

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04/21/2020Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/21/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8]* 04/21/2020
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [R-NJ-2] 05/01/2020

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House Financial Services04/21/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/21/2020)

Airline Travelers Equity Act of 2020

This bill requires an air carrier receiving federal loans or grants under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act due to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) to certify to the Department of Transportation that it will reimburse a consumer amounts paid for a flight canceled by such air carrier or the consumer during the COVID-19 emergency period.

The requirement does not apply in the case of a passenger who was reimbursed amounts paid by a third party or through travel protection insurance.