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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 and on the Great Lakes and their tributary and connecting waters in trade with Canad

This bill was introduced on December 5, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 5, 1995 (Introduced).

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HR 2717 IH

104th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2717

To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade and on the Great Lakes and their tributary and connecting waters in trade with Canada for the vessel THE SUMMER WIND.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 5, 1995

Miss COLLINS of Michigan introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure


A BILL

To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation with appropriate endorsement for employment in the coastwise trade and on the Great Lakes and their tributary and connecting waters in trade with Canada for the vessel THE SUMMER WIND.

    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), the Act of June 19, 1886 (46 App. U.S.C. 289), and sections 12106 and 12107 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 and on the Great Lakes and their tributary and connecting waters in trade with Canada for the vessel THE SUMMER WIND (United States official number 905819).