To provide greater maritime safety for Narragansett Bay and Block Island Sound, Rhode Island, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This bill was introduced on July 12, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district
Jul 12, 1989
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H.R. 2872 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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