S. 877 (97th): A bill to authorize appropriations for certain maritime programs of the Department of Commerce for fiscal year 1982, and for other purposes.


Apr 3, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 3, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii


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Summary (CRS)

4/3/1981--Introduced.Authorizes specified appropriations for fiscal year 1982 for certain Department of Commerce maritime programs including: (1) ship construction and acquisition; (2) operating-differential subsidy payments; (3) research and development; (4) operations ... Read more >

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Apr 3, 1981

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 877”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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H.R. 2526 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 13, 1981

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