S.1178 - Safety is Not for Sale Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Introduced 04/11/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/11/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1178 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/11/2019)
Safety is Not for Sale Act of 2019
This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to require aircraft manufacturers to offer or provide non-required safety enhancing equipment without an additional charge to an air carrier.
The FAA must implement a program to identify, classify, and approve certain non-required safety enhancing equipment.
The FAA must also establish performance standards for aircraft angle of attack indicators, disagree alerts, and backup fire suppressions systems.