H.R. 1098 (107th): Maritime Policy Improvement Act of 2001


Mar 20, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 21, 2001 but was never passed by the Senate.


Don Young

Representative for Alaska At Large



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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2001
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve the recording and discharging of maritime liens and expand the American Merchant Marine Memorial Wall of Honor, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/21/2001--Passed House without amendment.Maritime Policy Improvement Act of 2001 - Amends the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1996 to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 20, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 21, 2001
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 27, 2001
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1098”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Mar 21, 2001 12:09 p.m.
Passed 415/3

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