Vote — Oct 8, 2015 4:30 p.m.
May 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on September 22, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district
Reported by Committee — Nov 16, 1983
5/3/1983--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating to cause two named vessels to be documented as vessels of the United States entitled to engage ... Read more >
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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