H.R. 981 (110th): Great Lakes Short Sea Shipping Enhancement Act of 2007

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 12, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Stephanie Jones
Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2007
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

S. 1683 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 22, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5889 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2006

S. 1683 (Related)
Great Lakes Short Sea Shipping Enhancement Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 2007

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Introduced
Feb 12, 2007

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