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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Jan 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 3, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 3rd congressional district
Apr 5, 1983
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2406 (98th).
Jan 3, 1985
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H.R. 46 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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