H.R. 7501 (93rd): Deepwater Port Facilities Act


May 3, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 3, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Saylor

Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act and to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to regulate the construction and operation of deepwater port facilities.

Summary (CRS)

5/3/1973--Introduced.Deepwater Pool Facilities Act. Provides that no citizen of the United States may construct or operate or make any significant addition to a deepwater port facility without first receiving a ... Read more >

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May 3, 1973

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5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
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H.R. 10637 (identical)

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Last Action: Oct 2, 1973

H.R. 9496 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 23, 1973

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