S. 2829: Maritime Administration Authorization and Enhancement Act for Fiscal Year 2017


Apr 20, 2016


Passed Senate on Jun 29, 2016

This bill passed in the Senate on June 29, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.


Deb Fischer

Senior Senator from Nebraska



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Last Updated: Jul 1, 2016
Length: 116 pages


34% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend and enhance certain maritime programs of the Department of Transportation, and for other purposes.

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Apr 20, 2016

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Apr 27, 2016
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Jun 29, 2016
Passed Senate

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Passed House

Signed by the President

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