14 CFR 259.1 - Purpose.

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§ 259.1 Purpose.

The purpose of this part is to mitigate hardships for airline passengers during lengthy tarmac delays and otherwise to bolster air carriers' accountability to consumers.

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Title 14 published on 09-May-2018 03:57

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 14 CFR Part 259 after this date.

  • 2016-11-29; vol. 81 # 229 - Tuesday, November 29, 2016
    1. 81 FR 85906 - Refunding Baggage Fees for Delayed Checked Bags
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Office of the Secretary
      Extension of comment period on advance notice of proposed rulemaking.
      Comments should be filed by January 17, 2017. Late-filed comments will be considered to the extent practicable.
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