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Aug 1, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 1, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 2, 1996
Length: 29 pages
To reduce regulation, promote efficiencies, and encourage competition in the international ocean transportation system of the United States, to eliminate the Federal Maritime Commission, and for other purposes.
5/1/1996--Passed House amended.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Ocean Shipping Reform Title II: Controlled Carriers Amendments Title III: Elimination of the Federal Maritime Commission Title IV: Miscellaneous Provisions Ocean Shipping Reform ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 419 (104th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 23, 1995
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 1995
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2149 — 104th Congress: Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 1995. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr2149
“H.R. 2149 — 104th Congress: Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 1995.” www.GovTrack.us. 1995. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr2149>
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