H.R. 3270 (112th): America’s Cup Act of 2011

Oct 27, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 1759 (same title)
Passed Senate — Nov 03, 2011

H.R. 3321 (same title)
Signed by the President — Nov 29, 2011

H.R. 3311 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 02, 2011

Brian Bilbray
Representative for California's 50th congressional district
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Oct 27, 2011
5 pages
Related Bills
S. 1759 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Nov 03, 2011

H.R. 3321 (Related)
America’s Cup Act of 2011

Signed by the President
Nov 29, 2011


This bill was introduced on October 27, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Oct 27, 2011
Referred to Committee Oct 27, 2011
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America's Cup Act of 2011 - Authorizes vessels operating in preparation for, or in connection with, the 34th America's Cup competition, that have been certified by the Administrator of the Maritime Administration to be eligible vessels, to position competing vessels and transport individuals, equipment, and supplies utilized for the staging, operations, or broadcast of the competition from and around U.S. ports.
Deems such an eligibility certification to be conclusive evidence to the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) of the qualification of a vessel to participate in the competition.
Subjects to specified penalties any vessel participating in the 34th America's Cup as a competing or supporting vessel that has not received an eligibility certification or that is not in compliance with provisions regarding coastwise endorsement to specified penalties.

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