H.R. 2816 (110th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the application of the tonnage tax on vessels operating in the dual United States domestic and foreign trades, and for other purposes.


Jun 21, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kendrick Meek

Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2007
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6/21/2007--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to modify the alternative tax on qualifying shipping activities to treat a corporation electing such tax as continuing to use a qualifying vessel in the ... Read more >

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Jun 21, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2816”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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S. 1495 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 24, 2007

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