Q. Airline Passenger Bumping (Oversales) Regulations
The U.S. Department of Transportation has finalized changes to the rules governing airline oversales, or "bumping."
Details are available in this final rule from April 16, 2008: http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=DOT-OST-2001-9325-1328
The docket number is OST-2001-9325.
To view this docket, including all comments submitted to date, please go to http://www.regulations.gov
Further information on the Department’s bumping rules is available at http://airconsumer.ost.dot.gov/publications/flyrights.htm#overbooking .
You can also contact Secretary LaHoodby mail, phone or FAX:
The Honorable Ray LaHood
Department of Transportation
1200 New Jersey Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20590