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S. 2729 (114th): Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund Reform Act of 2016

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A bill to require full spending of the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund, provide for expanded uses of the Fund, and prevent cargo diversion, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Patty Murray

Sponsor. Senator for Washington. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2016
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Mar 17, 2016
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

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History

Mar 17, 2016
 
Introduced

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S. 2729 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2729. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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