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- 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 ...
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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)
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Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 25, 2002
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1098 — 107th Congress: Maritime Policy Improvement Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr1098
“H.R. 1098 — 107th Congress: Maritime Policy Improvement Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr1098>
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