HR 4056 IH

108th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4056

To encourage the establishment of both long-term and short-term programs to address the threat of man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) to commercial aviation.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 30, 2004

Mr. MICA (for himself, Mr. DEFAZIO, and Mr. ISRAEL) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on International Relations, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To encourage the establishment of both long-term and short-term programs to address the threat of man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) to commercial aviation.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. INTERNATIONAL COOPERATIVE EFFORTS.

SEC. 4. FAA AIRWORTHINESS CERTIFICATION OF MISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEMS FOR COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT.

SEC. 5. PROGRAMS TO REDUCE MANPADS.

SEC. 6. MANPADS VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENTS REPORT.

SEC. 7. DEFINITIONS.

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