S. 1778 (110th): Maritime Administration Authorities Act of 2007


Jul 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Oct 19, 2007
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize certain activities of the Maritime Administration, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Maritime AdministrationSection101 - Authorizes appropriations for the Maritime Administration, including for operations and training, assistance to small shipyards and maritime communities, disposal of obsolete vessels in the National ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 12, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 19, 2007
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1778”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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