US SB2798 | 2015-2016 | 114th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on April 13 2016 - 25% progression
Action: 2016-04-13 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Pending: Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Free Market Flights Act of 2016 This bill terminates on October 1, 2016, Department of Transportation authority to carry out the essential air service program. The bill requires deposit in the Treasury for deficit reduction of any overflight fees collected by the Federal Aviation Administration for air traffic control and related services that would otherwise be made available for the program.

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Free Market Flights Act of 2016



2016-04-13SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Same As/Similar To

HB4917 (Same As) 2016-04-13 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.


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