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DOT/OST RIN: 2105-AE91 Publication ID: Fall 2019 
Title:+Airfare Advertising  
Abstract:

This rulemaking would review the Department’s existing airfare advertising rule, 14 CFR 399.84, which prohibits U.S. and foreign air carriers and ticket agents from advertising airfares that are non-inclusive of all mandatory taxes and fees that consumers must pay, and also defines the size and appearance of such disclosures.  The rulemaking will examine whether the existing airfare advertising rule imposes unnecessary and costly burdens on carriers and consumers.

 
Agency: Department of Transportation(DOT)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: Undetermined  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Other 
CFR Citation: 14 CFR 399.84   
Legal Authority: 49 U.S.C. 41712   

Overall Description of Deadline: This rulemaking would consider the impact of the Department's existing airfare advertising rule, 14 CFR 399.84, which prohibits U.S. and foreign air carriers and ticket agents from advertising airfares that are non-inclusive of all mandatory taxes and fees that consumers must pay. Specifically, the rulemaking would examine whether the existing airfare advertising rule imposes unnecessary and costly burdens on industry, potentially harming both airlines and consumers.

Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  09/00/2020 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Information URL: www.regulations.gov   Public Comment URL: www.regulations.gov  
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Blaine A. Workie
Assistant General Counsel
Department of Transportation
Office of the Secretary
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE,
Washington, DC 20590
Phone:202 366-9342
Fax:202 366-7153
Email: blane.workie@dot.gov