S. 3047 (102nd): A bill to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, as amended, to establish a contingency retainer program and improve the United States-flag merchant marine.


Jul 23, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Breaux
Senator from Louisiana

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
7/23/1992--Introduced.TitleI - Amendments To The Merchant Marine Act, 1936Maritime Reform Act of 1992 - Amends the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 to direct the Secretary of Transportation to encourage the establishment ...

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H.R. 5627 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 1992

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Jul 23, 1992


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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