H.R. 2700: BOATS Act

To require all recreational vessels to have and post passenger capacity limits, to amend title 46, United States Code, to authorize States to enter into contracts for the provision of boating safety education services under State recreational boating safety programs, and for other purposes.

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Jun 9, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jun 9, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 9, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Steve Israel

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2015
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Jun 9, 2015

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Passed House

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 2700 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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