H.R. 3983 (107th): Maritime Transportation Antiterrorism Act of 2002

To ensure the security of maritime transportation in the United States against acts of terrorism, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 18, 2002
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 June 4, 2002 but was never passed by the Senate.


Don Young

Representative for Alaska At Large



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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2002
Length: 34 pages


Mar 18, 2002

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Mar 20, 2002
Reported by Committee

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Jun 4, 2002
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 3983 (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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