Summary: To provide for funding from the Airport and Airway Trust Fund for all Federal Aviation Administration activities in the event of a Government shutdown, and for other purposes. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 2/13/19.
STATUS: Introduced 2/8/19 by Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4].
ORGANIZATIONS IN SUPPORT OF THE BILL:
- GAMA Applauds U.S. House Transportation Committee’s Passage of the Aviation Funding Stability Act. (Source: Aviation Pros)
- Support the Aviation Funding Stability Act of 2019. (Source: National Air Transportation Association (NATA))
- Four unions representing a total of 73,000 workers at American Airlines voiced their support for H.R. 1108, the “Aviation Funding Stability Act of 2019,” sponsored by Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) and Chairman of the Aviation Subcommittee Rick Larsen (D-WA). (Source: GOIAM.ORG, Transportation)
- The Aviation Funding Stability Act of 2019 will provide protection for aviation through any future government shutdowns. (Source: Travelers United)