H.R. 3360 (111th): Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act of 2010


Jul 28, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 27, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 27, 2010.


Pub.L. 111-207


Doris Matsui

Representative for California's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 46, United States Code, to establish requirements to ensure the security and safety of passengers and crew on cruise vessels, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2010--Public Law.Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act of 2010 - Section3 - Delineates passenger vessel security and safety requirements concerning:(1) vessel design, equipment, construction, and retrofitting;(2) video surveillance to monitor ... Read more >


Jul 28, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 30, 2009
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 17, 2009
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 10, 2010
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 30, 2010
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 27, 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3360”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Nov 17, 2009 2:58 p.m.
Passed 416/4

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6408 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 2008

H.R. 3619 (Related)
Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 15, 2010

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