H.R. 2406 (98th): Deep-Draft Navigation Act of 1983

Introduced:

Apr 5, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 5, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Matsui

Representative for California's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

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.

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Related Bills

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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

H.R. 2353 (Related)
Deepwater Port Act Amendments of 1983

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 1983

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History

Introduced
Apr 5, 1983

Details

Cosponsors
44 cosponsors (30D, 14R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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