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Title 14 Part 240

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Title 14 Part 240

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Title 14Chapter IISubchapter A → Part 240


Title 14: Aeronautics and Space


PART 240—INSPECTION OF ACCOUNTS AND PROPERTY


Contents
§240.1   Interpretation.
§240.2   Obligation of air carriers, foreign air carriers, and ticket agents.

Authority: 49 U.S.C. 40113, 40114, 41711, 41708, and 41709.

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§240.1   Interpretation.

(a) In the exercise of the authority granted by 49 U.S.C. 41709, the authority of any special agent or auditor to inspect and examine lands, buildings, equipment, accounts, records, memorandums, papers or correspondence shall include the authority to make such notes and copies thereof as he or she deems appropriate.

(b) The terms “special agent” and “auditor” are construed to mean any employee of the Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings and any other employee of the Department specifically designated by it or by the Director, Office of Security.

(c) The issuance in the form set forth in this paragraph (c) of an identification card and credentials to any such employee shall be construed to be an order and direction of the Department to such individual to inspect and examine lands, buildings, equipment, accounts, records, and memorandums in accordance with the authority conferred on the Department by 49 U.S.C. Subtitle VII.

THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF TRANSPORTATION

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IS APPOINTED

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The bearer of this credential whose name and photograph appear hereon is authorized to enter upon, to inspect, and examine lands, buildings (including airport facilities), and equipment (including aircraft) of air carriers and foreign air carriers, and to inspect and copy records and papers of air carriers, foreign air carriers and ticket agents, in performance of his/her duties under 49 U.S.C. 41709, related acts, and regulations of the Department.

BY DIRECTION OF THE SECRETARY

[Doc. No. DOT-OST-2014-0140, 84 FR 15931, Apr. 16, 2019]

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§240.2   Obligation of air carriers, foreign air carriers, and ticket agents.

Upon the demand of a special agent or auditor of the Department, and upon the presentation of the identification card and credentials issued to him or her in accordance with this part: Any air carrier or foreign air carrier shall forthwith permit such special agent or auditor to inspect and examine all lands, buildings and equipment; any air carrier, foreign air carrier or ticket agent shall forthwith permit such special agent or auditor to inspect and examine all accounts, records, memorandums, documents, papers and correspondence now or hereafter existing, and kept or required to be kept by the air carrier, foreign air carrier, or ticket agent, and shall permit such special agent or auditor to make such notes and copies thereof as he or she deems appropriate.

(Sec. 204(a), Federal Aviation Act of 1958, as amended, 72 Stat. 743; (49 U.S.C. 1324))

[ER-914, 40 FR 27017, June 26, 1975, as amended by Doc. No. DOT-OST-2014-0140, 84 FR 15931, Apr. 16, 2019]

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