H.R. 5707 (109th): Cruise Line Accurate Safety Statistics Act

To require the owner of a cruise ship that calls at a port in the United States to report to the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating crimes that occur on the cruise ship in which a citizen of the United States was a victim, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher Shays

Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2006
Length: 7 pages

History

Jun 28, 2006
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5707 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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