S. 2506 (106th): A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, with respect to the Federal preemption of State law concerning the regulation of marine and ocean navigation, safety, and transportation by States.

Introduced:
May 04, 2000 (106th Congress, 1999–2000)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Slade Gorton
Senator from Washington
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 04, 2000
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4385 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 04, 2000

 
Status

This bill was introduced on May 4, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced May 04, 2000
Referred to Committee May 04, 2000
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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5/4/2000--Introduced.
Amends Federal shipping law to provide that nothing, including Federal regulation, shall preempt the authority of a State to adopt additional standards regarding the maintenance, operation, equipping, personnel qualification, or manning of vessels.

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