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S. 3367: Port Modernization and Supply Chain Protection Act


The text of the bill below is as of Dec 9, 2021 (Introduced).


II

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 3367

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 9, 2021

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

A BILL

To repeal the requirements of the Foreign Dredge Act of 1906 with respect to dredging and dredged material.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Port Modernization and Supply Chain Protection Act.

2.

Dredging; dredged material

(a)

Repeal

(1)

In general

Section 55109 of title 46, United States Code, is repealed.

(2)

Conforming amendment

The analysis for chapter 551 of title 46, United States Code, is amended by striking the item relating to section 55109.

(b)

Excluding dredged material from transportation requirements

(1)

In general

Section 55110 of title 46, United States Code, is amended—

(A)

in the section heading, by striking or dredged material; and

(B)

by striking or dredged material.

(2)

Conforming amendment

The analysis for chapter 551 of title 46, United States Code, is amended by striking the item relating to section 55110 and inserting the following:

Sec. 55110. Transportation of valueless material.

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