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- Full Title
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to establish a nationally uniform deep-draft vessel tax for the purpose of financing operations and maintenance of deep-draft commercial channels and harbors; to fund a percentage of new channel improvements; and to provide an expedited procedure for the permitting of navigation improvement projects and related landside facilities in deep-draft ports, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
4/5/1983--Introduced.Deep-Draft Navigation Act of 1983 - TitleI - Findings and Purposes; DefinitionsDeclares the findings of Congress and the purposes of this Act. TitleII - Creation of Trust Fund to Administer ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Apr 5, 1983
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jan 3, 1985
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 46 (99th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2406”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
44 cosponsors (30D, 14R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 46 (99th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1985
Deepwater Port Act Amendments of 1983
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 1983
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2406 — 98th Congress: Deep-Draft Navigation Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2406
“H.R. 2406 — 98th Congress: Deep-Draft Navigation Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2406>
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