Aviation Safety Legislation

The Airline Safety and Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010 (PL 111-216) was signed into law on August 1, 2010.  For a summary of the provisions included in this new law, please click here.

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Open Action Items

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The following items are requirements of The Airline Safety and Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010 (PL 111-216).  The colored circles represent the status of each open item.  Green circles denote that the item is on track to be completed by the deadline and to our satisfaction.  Yellow circles indicate that the resolution is in jeopardy of completion by the assigned deadline or an action is proposed that is not in full compliance with the law.  Red circles denote an item that is behind schedule and/or we do not support the proposed resolution.

Click on any circle to view a complete description of the action item, including a history of status updates and actions taken since the passage of PL 111-216.

Pilot Records Database

Pilot Records Database

Notice of Proposed Rule Making: Anticipated 1/30/15

Status: This item is not on schedule for completion.

Flight Crewmember Mentoring, Leadership, and Professional Development

Flight Crewmember Mentoring, Leadership, and Professional Development

Notice of Proposed Rule Making Due: 8/1/11

Final Rule Due: 08/01/13

Status: The FAA missed the deadline for issuing an NPRM by August 1, 2011. This item is missed and overdue.

Crew Member Training, Stall and Upset Recognition and Recovery Training, and Remedial Training Programs

Crew Member Training, Stall and Upset Recognition and Recovery Training, and Remedial Training Programs

Final Rule Due: 10/1/11

Status: Final Rule published 11/12/13. A synopsis of the final rule can be found here

 

Regional Air Carrier Ticket Disclosure

Regional Air Carrier Ticket Disclosure

Status: This item has been addressed - ticket issuers must disclose the regional carrier operating a flight at the time of purchase.

Flight and Duty Time Limits

Flight and Duty Time Limits

Notice of Proposed Rule Making Issued: 9/3/10

Final Rule Issued: 12/21/11

Status: The FAA issued a final rule on flight and duty time on December 21, 2011.  A synopsis of the final rule can be found here and the complete text of the ruling can be found here.

 

Safety Management Systems

Safety Management Systems

Notice of Proposed Rule Making Issued: 10/29/10

Final Rule Due: 08/01/12

Status: The Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NRPM) was published November 5, 2010. The final rule is missed and overdue.

Crew Member Screening/Qualifications

Crew Member Screening/Qualifications

Notice of Proposed Rule Making Due: 2/1/11

Final Rule Published: 07/15/13

Status: This item was addressed in the ATP final rule that was published in Federal Register 07/15/13.