S. 1139 (104th): Maritime Reform and Security Act of 1995


Aug 9, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Enacted as H.R. 1350 (companion bill)

Trent Lott

Senator from Mississippi



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Last Updated: Nov 2, 1995
Length: 57 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, and for other purposes.

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Aug 9, 1995

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Aug 10, 1995
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1139”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (6D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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