HR 712

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 712

To require air carriers to refund passenger baggage fees if such baggage is lost, delayed, or damaged, and require air carriers and ticket agents to include the actual cost of checked baggage when quoting an airfare.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 15, 2011

Mr. CAPUANO (for himself, Mrs. CHRISTENSEN, Mr. COHEN, Mr. DEFAZIO, Mr. JACKSON of Illinois, Mr. MCGOVERN, Ms. MOORE, Mr. NADLER, Ms. NORTON, Ms. RICHARDSON, Mr. SABLAN, Mr. SHULER, and Mr. COSTELLO) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure


A BILL

To require air carriers to refund passenger baggage fees if such baggage is lost, delayed, or damaged, and require air carriers and ticket agents to include the actual cost of checked baggage when quoting an airfare.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. BAGGAGE FEE REFUNDS.

SEC. 3. NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS REGARDING THE SALE OF AIRLINE TICKETS.

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