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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.

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.

House Amendment Code:

(A007)

House Tally Clerks use this code to manage amendment information.


Actions (2)

Date All Actions
04/26/2018On agreeing to the DeFazio amendment (A007) Failed by recorded vote: 192 - 223 (Roll no. 155).
04/26/2018Amendment (A007) offered by Mr. DeFazio. (consideration: CR H3658-3660, H3684; text: CR H3658)