Government & Community

Affairs Committee

The Government and Community Affairs Committee ensures that legislators are aware of our views on important issues.

 

FlightPac

 

Support FlightPAC to promote your concerns as a Flight Attendant through AFA's legislative and polictical activities!

 

Current Goals:

  1. Cabin Air Quality

  2. Outsourceing/Cabotage

  3. Carry-On Bag Limitations

  4. Flight Attendant Fatigue

  5. OSHA Regulations

 

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Mailing Address

FlightPAC
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO
501 Third Street, NW
10th Floor
Washington, DC 20001

 

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California Labor Federation

The Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO

 

GOVERNMENT/ COMMUNITY AFFAIRS

Representatives

Aiden Garcia-Sheffield  *   (424) 230-9463

Huda Kaoud               (832) 212-0140

Monica Sundseth      (310) 221-0535

Cindy Topar               (310) 462-9464

 

Email:  government@afalax.org

 

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Current Legislative Issues

 

10 Hours Rest is the Law

 

Date: October 13, 2018

Reported by United AFA-CWA, MEC

On October 5, 2018, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 became law. The Secretary of the Department of Transportation now has 30 days to change the federal rest rules for Flight Attendants. The new rest rule is: 10 hours free from duty and it cannot be reduced for any reason. The FAA will provide the airlines with an implementation period for the new rest rules, which typically is no more than six months. We will update Flight Attendants as the implementation process moves forward.

 

 

Stay Tuned for more updates on Legislative Issues!

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Los Angeles, CA 90045
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