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S. 1049 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). S. 1049 — 110th Congress: A bill to amend section 512 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1049
“S. 1049 — 110th Congress: A bill to amend section 512 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 19, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1049>
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