HR 2107 Summary and Cosponsors
Illinois Governor George Ryan's opposition testimony:
Concern of Mr. John C. Eagerton, IV; Chairman, National Association of State Aviation Officials
(WASHINGTON, August 1, 2001) - Pending federal legislation designed to override a state's right to control airport development is an unconstitutional intrusion by Congress of the powers and prerogatives of state government, U.S. Rep. Henry Hyde (R-IL) said in testimony delivered today. (Press Release) , (Hyde Statement) , (Supporting Document) .
The Senate companion bill is S. 1290, `End Gridlock at Our Nation's Critical Airports Act of 2001'.
US-Citizens Aviation Watch testimony on HR 2107
Opposition Letter to Senators and Congressman (9/28/01).
Illinois governor's opposition response to HR 2107, Oct. 9, 2001.