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Text of To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise ...

...in the coastwise trade for a hopper barge.

This bill was introduced on July 19, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 19, 1994 (Introduced).

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HR 4797 IH

103d CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4797

To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for a hopper barge.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 19, 1994

Mr. LANCASTER introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries


A BILL

To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for a hopper barge.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That notwithstanding section 27 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1920 (46 App. U.S.C. 883) and section 12106 of title 46, United States Code, the Secretary of Transportation may issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade for the vessel known as hopper barge E-15 (North Carolina State official number 264959).