H.R. 3728 (101st): To clear certain impediments to the licensing of a vessel for employment in the coastwise trade and fisheries of the United States.


Nov 17, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Davis

Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

Authorizes the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating to issue for a named vessel a certificate of documentation for employment in the coastwise trade and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 17, 1989

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H.R. 5197 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 1, 1992

H.R. 4009 (Related)
Federal Maritime Commission Authorization Act of 1990

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 16, 1990

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