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Feb 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2007
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt from the harbor maintenance tax certain commercial cargo loaded or unloaded at United States ports in the Great Lakes Saint Lawrence Seaway System.
2/12/2007--Introduced.Great Lakes Short Sea Shipping Enhancement Act of 2007 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from the harbor maintenance tax commercial cargo (other than bulk cargo) loaded or ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5889 (109th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 981 — 110th Congress: Great Lakes Short Sea Shipping Enhancement Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr981
“H.R. 981 — 110th Congress: Great Lakes Short Sea Shipping Enhancement Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr981>
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