S. 930 (111th): United States Ferry Systems Investment Act of 2009


Apr 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patty Murray

Senator from Washington



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2009
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote secure ferry transportation and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/29/2009--Introduced.United States Ferry Systems Investment Act of 2009 - Authorizes appropriations to the Secretary of Transportation for FY2010-FY2015 for construction of ferry vessels and ferry terminal facilities. Revises general requirements ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 29, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 930”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 980 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 2011

H.R. 2172 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 29, 2009

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