Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization: An Overview of Legislative Action in the 112th Congress

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This report looks at issues faced by the 112th Congress in regards to reauthorization of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) programs. The House has passed a bill which would authorize programs through FY2014, while the Senate's bill would only last until FY2011. The Senate's bill also proposes an increase in jet fuel tax for general aviation and a new jet fuel surcharge for fractionally owned air crafts. The report covers key issues that need to be addressed for reconciliation between the two bills.

Creator(s): Elias, Bart
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: April 29, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Elias, Bart

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: April 29, 2011
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This report looks at issues faced by the 112th Congress in regards to reauthorization of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) programs. The House has passed a bill which would authorize programs through FY2014, while the Senate's bill would only last until FY2011. The Senate's bill also proposes an increase in jet fuel tax for general aviation and a new jet fuel surcharge for fractionally owned air crafts. The report covers key issues that need to be addressed for reconciliation between the two bills.

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51 pages.

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