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Government Documents on Aviation: Congressional

Government information resources on aviation policy.


Congressional Publications

Congressional publications are excellent aviation information sources.  Congressional committees are responsible for approving new legislation, revising existing legislation, funding federal aviation programs, and conducting oversight of these programs. Examples of such publications include:

Congressional Record

Government Accountability Office Reports


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House Appropriations Committee- Rep. Peter Visclosky (D-IN) is a member of this committee (HERE for selected fulltext Hathitrust documents.) HSSE MF Y 4.AP 6/1:T 71/
Senate Appropriations Committee- Appropriations committee publications are excellent sources of project and program expenditure information HERE for selected fulltext Hathitrust documents. HSSE MF Y 4.AP 6/2:

House Science Committee HERE for selected fulltext Hathitrust documents. (Rep. Jim Baird (R-IN)  is a member of this committee).



House Transportation & Infrastructure Comm.

HERE and HERE for selected fulltext Hathitrust documents.

Reps. Greg Pence  (R-IN) & Andre Carson (D-IN) are members of this committee.

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Senate Commerce, Science, & Transportation Comm. HERE for selected fulltext Hathitrust documents. (Senator Todd Young (R-IN) is a member of this committee.)

Senate Committee on Aeronautical & Space Sciences (Selected fulltext Hathitrust documents).

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Congressional Research Service Reports-(Courtesy-University of North Texas Library)

CRS Reports (Courtesy-Library of Congress)

Financing Airport Improvements (March 15, 2019 CRS report)

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