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The Merchant Marine Act, 1936, the Shipping Act, 1916, and related acts

United States

The Merchant Marine Act, 1936, the Shipping Act, 1916, and related acts

(as amended through the 96th Congress).

by United States

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

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    • Maritime law -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF2602 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 344 p. ;
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3921081M
      LC Control Number81602404

      THE MERCHANT MARINE ACT OF The Act of substitutes new methods of granting ship subsidies for devices which Congress and the Administration regard as inadequate to promote an "adequate" overseas merchant marine. The results under the sale of the war-time fleet at a heavy discount, the. an act to give effect to the international convention on salvage done at london on the twenty-eighth day of april, , by amending and extending the merchant shipping acts, to , to further amend and extend those acts by otherwise amending the law relating to salvage and by amending, in accordance with the exigencies of the common good, the law relating to .

        The Jones Act is a federal law that regulates maritime commerce in the United States. The Jones Act requires goods shipped between U.S. ports to be transported on ships that are built, owned, and Author: Will Kenton. Creation and AuthorityThe United States Maritime Commission was created by the Merchant Marine Act, , approved J ( Stat. ; 46 U.S.C. ).The act vested in the Commission the functions, powers, and duties hereinafter described and, in addition, those of the former United States Shipping Board under the Shipping Act, (39 Stat. ; 46 U.S.C. ), the Merchant.

      An act to amend the Merchant Marine Act, , to establish the Maritime Security Fleet program, and for other purposes. [United States Congress House of Representatives] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The BiblioGov Project is an effort to expand awareness of the public documents and records of the U.S. Government via print publications.   Passed in as a United States Federal statute, the Merchant Marine Act regulates maritime commerce in American ports and U.S. waters. Section 27–arguably the most notable provision of the legislation–known as the Jones Act, deals with cabotage (coastal shipping) and imposes requirements for all goods transported by water between American ports.


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[United States.; United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.]. The Merchant marine act, ; the Merchant ship sales act of ; the Merchant marine act, ; the Shipping act, ; and the Merchant marine with certain related acts and two appendixes [United States.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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The Merchant Marine act,the Shipping act,and related acts, as amended through the 93d Congress [microform]. By United States, United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce.

and United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Merchant Marine Act of Long title An Act to further the development and maintenance 1936 an adequate and well-balanced American merchant marine, to promote the commerce of the United States, to aid in the national defense, to repeal certain former legislation, and Enacted by: the 74th United States Congress.

All sums of money now in the construction loan fund created by section 11 of the Merchant Marine Act,as amended, together with the proceeds of all debts, accounts, choses in action and the proceeds of all notes, mortgages, and other evidences of indebtedness, hereby transferred to the Commission, and all of the proceeds of sales of ships and surplus property.

Compilation of Maritime Laws: The Merchant Marine Act, ; the Maritime Security Act of ; the Shipping Act ofand Related Acts (as Amended through the Second Session of the th Congress). Washington: The Office, vii, p.

January LCCN: U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subtitle IV—Regulation of Ocean Shipping (§§ – ) Subtitle V—Merchant Marine (§§ – ) Subtitle VI—Clearance, Tonnage Taxes, and Duties (§§ – ) Subtitle VII—Security and Drug Enforcement (§§ – ) Subtitle VIII—Miscellaneous (§§ – ).

Get this from a library. The Merchant marine act,the Shipping act, and related acts (as amended through the 94th Congress). [United States.; United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.; United States. Congress. House. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.].

The Merchant marine act,the Shipping act, and related acts (as amended through the 94th Congress) [microform]. By United States., and Transportation. Science United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce and United States. The Merchant Marine Act of (also known as the Alexander Act) was passed by the US Congress in to create the US Shipping Board.

The bill was sponsored by Representative Joshua W. Alexander (D) of Missouri, who was Chairman of the House Merchant Marine Committee. The act signified the birth of the modern American merchant marine. Renamed U.S. Shipping Board Merchant Fleet Corporation by act of Febru (44 Stat. Abolished, effective Octoand functions transferred to the U.S.

Maritime Commission, pursuant to the Merchant Marine Act (49 Stat. ), J Records of the Board of Trustees. Sections (d) and of Public Lawapproved Octo ( STAT.), the Coast Guard Authorization Act ofset forth provisions. that affect Section 2 of the Shipping Act, These provisions are set forth a page.

The Merchant Marine Act,the Shipping Act,and related acts (as amended through the 92d Congress), January 1, Imprint Physical description x, p. Online. Available online At the library. SAL3 (off-campus storage) Stacks Request. Items in Stacks. Records of the Division of Regulations Records of the Division of Operations Records of the Division of Research and Statistics Established: As an independent agency, by the Merchant Marine Act (49 Stat.

), J U.S. Shipping Board Bureau, Department of Commerce (). The United States merchant marine steadily declined, and in order to stimulate shipbuilding the Merchant Marine Act of created the U.S. Maritime Commission. At the beginning of World War II in Europe, U.S. shipping, handicapped by the Neutrality Act, again declined.

American vessels were diverted to trade outside the war zones and many. Established in under the auspices of President Harry S Truman’s Reorganization Plan No.

21, the Maritime Administration (MARAD) traces its origins to the Shipping Act ofwhich established the U.S. Shipping Board, the first Federal agency tasked with promoting a U.S. merchant marine and regulating U.S. commercial shipping.

The Shipping Act of ,2 was designed to secure an American merchant marine. which would be adequate for the needs of our national defense and our commerce, and to regulate competitive practices in ocean shipping for the protection of shippers, importers, exporters, carriers, and the : Clarence G.

Morse. Settlement of Maritime Interunion Disputes. Hearings before the Merchant Marine and Fisheries Subcommittee of the Committee on Commerce, United States Senate, Eighty-Eighth Congress, First Session on S.

A Bill to Amend the Merchant Marine Act,as Amended, in Order to Encourage the Settlement of Jurisdictional Disputes in the Maritime Industry.UNITED STATES MARITIME COMMISSION. THRU Compiled by Frank dt. The ships built under the Merchant Marine Act of (Construction, Operating and their Fate) Introduction.

The shipbuilding achievement of the United States Maritime Commission in World War Two is without parallel in all history.Table of contents for The Merchant Marine Act,the Maritime Security Act ofthe Shipping Act ofand related acts: as amended through the first session of the th Congress / prepared by the Office of Chief Counsel, Maritime Administration.