About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 2/20/1991--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating to issue a certificate of documentation for a named vessel. Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 1993
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 17, 1991
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