Norton And Crawford Urge Adoption Of Their Bill To Track Sexual Assault On Airplanes After House-Passed FAA Reauthorization Bill Includes Provision For Working Group On Sexual Assault On Airplanes
Norton and Crawford Urge Adoption of Their Bill to Track Sexual Assault on Airplanes after House-Passed FAA Reauthorization Bill Includes Provision for Working Group on Sexual Assault on Airplanes
Apr 27, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and Congressman Rick Crawford (R-AR) said the passage of H.R. 4, which includes a provision to create a working group to address sexual assault on airplanes, gives momentum to their bill (H.R. 5256) to require the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to collect statistics related to sexual assaults on any mode of transportation under federal jurisdiction, including airplanes and ships.
Upon the bill’s passage in the House, Norton released the following statement:
“I applaud the provision for a working group on sexual assault on airplanes to bring …