A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, with respect to maritime transportation security, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Carolina. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2004
Length: 13 pages
Apr 1, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 21, 2004 but was never passed by the House.
Nov 25, 2002
Earlier Version — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1214 (107th).
Apr 1, 2004
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 8, 2004
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 21, 2004
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 2279 (108th) 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 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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