49 U.S. Code Chapter 475 - NOISE

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SUBCHAPTER I—NOISE ABATEMENT Sec. 47501. Definitions. 47502. Noise measurement and exposure systems and identifying land use compatible with noise exposure. 47503. Noise exposure maps. 47504. Noise compatibility programs. 47505. Airport noise compatibility planning grants. 47506. Limitations on recovering damages for noise. 47507. Nonadmissibility of noise exposure map and related information as evidence. 47508. Noise standards for air carriers and foreign air carriers providing foreign air transportation. 47509. Research program on quiet aircraft technology for propeller and rotor driven aircraft. 47510. Tradeoff allowance. SUBCHAPTER II—NATIONAL AVIATION NOISE POLICY 47521. Findings. 47522. Definitions. 47523. National aviation noise policy. 47524. Airport noise and access restriction review program. 47525. Decision about airport noise and access restrictions on certain stage 2 aircraft. 47526. Limitations for noncomplying airport noise and access restrictions. 47527. Liability of the United States Government for noise damages. 47528. Prohibition on operating certain aircraft not complying with stage 3 noise levels. 47529. Nonaddition rule. 47530. Nonapplication of sections 47528 (a)–(d) and 47529 to aircraft outside the 48 contiguous States. 47531. Penalties. 47532. Judicial review. 47533. Relationship to other laws. 47534. Prohibition on operating certain aircraft weighing 75,000 pounds or less not complying with stage 3 noise levels.

2012—Pub. L. 112–95, title V, § 506(b)(3),Feb. 14, 2012, 126 Stat. 106, which directed amendment of the analysis for subchapter II of this chapter by substituting “Penalties” for “Penalties for violating sections 47528–47530” in item 47531 and by adding item 47534, was executed to the analysis for this chapter to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
1994—Pub. L. 103–429, § 6(72)(B),Oct. 31, 1994, 108 Stat. 4388, added item 47510.
Pub. L. 103–305, title III, § 308(b),Aug. 23, 1994, 108 Stat. 1594, added item 47509.

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49 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 47501nt new2012112-95 [Sec.] 510126 Stat. 107
§ 47501prec2012112-95 [Sec.] 506(b)(3)126 Stat. 106
§ 475042012112-95 [Sec.] 504, 505126 Stat. 104
§ 475212012112-95 [Sec.] 111(c)(2)(A)(vi)126 Stat. 18
§ 475212012112-95 [Sec.] 111(c)(2)(B)126 Stat. 18
§ 475242012112-95 [Sec.] 111(c)(2)(A)(vii)126 Stat. 18
§ 475262012112-95 [Sec.] 111(c)(2)(A)(viii)126 Stat. 18
§ 475312012112-95 [Sec.] 506(b)(1)126 Stat. 106
§ 475322012112-95 [Sec.] 506(b)(2)126 Stat. 106


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