H.R. 3437 (107th): Port and Maritime Security Act of 2001

To amend the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 to establish a program to ensure greater security for United States Seaports, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 6, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 6, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Clay Shaw Jr.

Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2001
Length: 50 pages

History

Dec 6, 2001
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3437 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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