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Mar 20, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on March 20, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2007
Length: 9 pages
To amend title 46, United States Code, to repeal requirements that applicants for merchant seamen licenses and certificates and merchant mariner's documents must take oaths, and for other purposes.
3/20/2007--Introduced.Merchant Mariner Credentials Improvement Act of 2007 - Revises requirements with respect to merchant mariner's documents, licenses, and certificates of registry to authorize the advanced renewal of such items which ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1605 — 110th Congress: Merchant Mariner Credentials Improvement Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1605
“H.R. 1605 — 110th Congress: Merchant Mariner Credentials Improvement Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1605>
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