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Jun 18, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 29, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 8 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 13, 2008
To enhance drug trafficking interdiction by creating a Federal felony relating to operating or embarking in a submersible or semi-submersible vessel without nationality and on an international voyage.
7/29/2008--Passed House amended.Drug Trafficking Vessel Interdiction Act of 2008 - Amends the federal criminal code to impose a fine and/or prison term of up to 15 years for knowingly operating ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 25, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6295 — 110th Congress: Drug Trafficking Vessel Interdiction Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6295
“H.R. 6295 — 110th Congress: Drug Trafficking Vessel Interdiction Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6295>
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