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 landslide facilities in deep-draft ports, and for other purposes.
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Apr 5, 1983
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2406 (98th).
Jan 3, 1985
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 46”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
4 cosponsors (2R, 2D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 2406 (98th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 5, 1983
Water Resources Development Act of 1986
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 17, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 46 — 99th Congress: Deep-Draft Navigation Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr46
“H.R. 46 — 99th Congress: Deep-Draft Navigation Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr46>
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