A bill to establish a congressionally chartered seaway development corporation in the Arctic, consistent with customary international law, with the intention of uniting Arctic nations in a cooperative Arctic shipping union, where voluntary collective maritime shipping fees will help fund the infrastructural and environmental demands of safe and reliable shipping in the region.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Alaska. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2019
Length: 20 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 11, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Dec 11, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3740 (115th).
Apr 11, 2019
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S. 1177 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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