To authorize appropriations for the Federal Maritime Commission for fiscal years 2018 and 2019, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 50th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2018
Length: 14 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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May 23, 2017
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May 24, 2017
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Nov 13, 2018
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H.R. 2593 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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