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S 1626

Title: Cabin Air Safety Act of 2017
Author: Sen. Richard Blumenthal (DEM-CT)

Summary
<p><strong>Cabin Air Safety Act of 2017</strong></p> <p>This bill requires the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to prescribe regulations:</p> <ul> <li>requiring flight attendants, pilots, aircraft maintenance technicians, and airport first responders to receive annual training on how to respond to incidents involving smoke or fumes on board aircraft, and the FAA must develop a standardized form for reporting incidents of smoke or fumes; </li> <li>requiring the FAA to conduct an investigation after a report is submitted about incidents of smoke or fumes on board aircraft; and </li> <li>requiring commercial air carriers to install and operate a carbon monoxide detector on each bleed air stream on the aircraft (bleed air is compressed air produced by gas turbines that is taken ...

Status
Introduced in Senate 07/25/2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. 07/25/2017

Bill Text
08/08/2017 - S 1626 (Introduced+in+Senate)
07/25/2017 - S 1626 (Introduced+in+Senate)

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Author Details


    Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)
    () - U.S. Senate

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    Capital Address:
    706 Hart Senate Office Building

    Washington, DC 20510
    Phone: (202) 224-2823

    District Address:
    90 State House Square, 10th Floor

    Hartford, CT 06103
    Phone: (860) 258-6940
    Fax: (860) 258-6958

 
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