Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Jan 27, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on January 27, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
A bill to provide financial assistance for the transportation of petroleum and petrochemical products and agricultural commodities between ports located in the continental United States and Puerto Rico.
1/27/1983--Introduced.Puerto Rico Transportation Equalization Act of 1981 - Authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to reimburse eligible exporters and importers for the difference between ocean freight rates charged for shipping any ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2785 (97th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1017”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1017 — 98th Congress: Puerto Rico Transportation Equalization Act of 1981. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1017
“H.R. 1017 — 98th Congress: Puerto Rico Transportation Equalization Act of 1981.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr1017>
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