H.R.6566 - Airline Travelers Equity Act of 2020116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] (Introduced 04/21/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/21/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6566 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
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.