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Mar 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on March 26, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2007
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To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exemption from the harbor maintenance tax for certain shipping between United States mainland ports.
3/26/2007--Introduced.Blue Water Highway Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the harbor maintenance tax certain cargo shipped between U.S. mainland ports. Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1701 — 110th Congress: Blue Water Highway Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1701
“H.R. 1701 — 110th Congress: Blue Water Highway Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1701>
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