Bill Text — Nov 14, 2012
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Mar 29, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2012
Length: 36 pages
A bill to amend the R.M.S. Titanic Maritime Memorial Act of 1986 to provide additional protection for the R.M.S. Titanic and its wreck site, and for other purposes.
R.M.S. Titanic Maritime Memorial Preservation Act of 2012 - Amends the R.M.S. Titanic Maritime Memorial Act of 1986 (the Act) to provide for the scope and applicability of the Act, ... Read more >
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