New Cosponsors — Mar 16, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Filner [D-CA51, 2003-2012]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lynn Woolsey [D-CA6, 1993-2012]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
Feb 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2009
Length: 3 pages
To authorize the Commandant of the Coast Guard to issue regulations that require certain pilots on vessels operating in designated waters to carry and utilize a portable electronic device equipped for navigational purposes, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1100 — 111th Congress: Vessel Navigation and Safety Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1100
“H.R. 1100 — 111th Congress: Vessel Navigation and Safety Improvement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1100>
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