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senate Bill S. 1162

Wildlife Strike Act of 2009

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      Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
    IntroducedJune 2nd, 2009

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Wildlife Strike Act of 2009

Official Title

A bill to require notification of the Federal Aviation Administration with respect to wildlife strikes, and for other purposes.


Wildlife Strike Act of 2009 - Requires the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to be notified expeditiously by: (1) an aircraft operator if the aircraft collides with one or more birds or other wildlife; (2) airport or aircraft operator personnel if they see the collision; and (2) aircraft maintenance personnel if they identify damage to the aircraft resulting from such a collision.

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