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      house Committees
      House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Aviation
    IntroducedDecember 9th, 2013

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Title

Prohibiting In-Flight Voice Communications on Mobile Wireless Devices Act of 2013

Official Title

To establish a prohibition on certain cell phone voice communications during passenger flights, and for other purposes.

Summary

Prohibiting In-Flight Voice Communications on Mobile Wireless Devices Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to issue regulations prohibiting an individual on an aircraft from engaging in voice communications using a mobile device during a flight in scheduled passenger interstate or intrastate air transportation. Exempts from such prohibition: (1) on-duty flight crews and attendants, and (2) federal law enforcement officers acting in an official capacity.

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