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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.
Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2007
Length: 2 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1701”). 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. 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. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1701>
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