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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.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1605”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1605>
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