21.0501 Recognition of federal authority-Reservation of territorial power.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. 21.0501]

The government recognizes the authority of the Federal Government of the United States to regulate the operation of aircrafts and to control the use of the airways, and nothing in this act shall be construed to give the Territory the power to so regulate and control the safety factors in the actual operation of aircraft or to control use of the airways; provided, that the Federal Government has exercised to the ultimate its rights to regulate and control the same. This chapter shall not affect the Territory’s power to regulate the intrastate rates of common carriers by air, and that power is reserved to the government.

History: 1979, PL 16-21 § 1; amd 1979, PL 16-31 § 1.

Amendment: 1979 Amended section generally