House Amendment 552 , 115th Congress
Purpose
An amendment numbered 42 printed in Part A of House Report 115-650 to repeal a prohibition on U.S. regulation of air transportation of flammable lithium batteries unless there has been an accident. The amendment restores the DOT's authority to regulate lithium batteries beyond international baselines, without waiting for an accident to occur.
Description
Amendment sought to repeal a prohibition on U.S. regulation of air transportation of flammable lithium batteries unless there has been an accident. Also, the amendment sought to restore the DOT's authority to regulate lithium batteries beyond international baselines, without waiting for an accident to occur.
Chamber
U.S. House of Representatives
Sponsor(s)
Amends
HR 4: FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
Latest Action
On agreeing to the DeFazio amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 192 - 223 (Roll no. 155).
2018-04-26 17:17:55
Created: Apr 27, 2018 7:16:15 AM Submitted: Apr 26, 2018 4:00:00 AM Last Update: Nov 21, 2018 8:18:08 PM

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