H.R. 4518 (100th): A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to enhance the safety of passengers and employees on ferries operating on Puget Sound.

Introduced:

May 3, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 3, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael Lowry

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/3/1988--Introduced.Amends Federal maritime law to require that ferry vessels operating on certain waters between the State of Washington and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (including Puget Sound, Washington), be equipped with ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
May 3, 1988

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Votes

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