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Feb 6, 1973
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H.R. 3839 (93rd) 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.
This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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“H.R. 3839 — 93rd Congress: A bill to amend section 40(b) of the Merchant Marine Act of 1970.” www.GovTrack.us. 1973. June 25, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr3839>
A bill to amend section 40(b) of the Merchant Marine Act of 1970, H.R. 3839, 93rd Cong. (1973).
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|quote=A bill to amend section 40(b) of the Merchant Marine Act of 1970.
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