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To suppress the threat of piracy on the high seas, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2839 — 112th Congress: Piracy Suppression Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2839
“H.R. 2839 — 112th Congress: Piracy Suppression Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2839>
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