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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

United States Flag Cruise Ship Competitiveness Act of 1991

Short Titles as Introduced

United States Flag Cruise Ship Competitiveness Act of 1991

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To provide for the equity of revenue availability on American and foreign cruise vessels, the regulation of gaming on vessels, penalties for gambling violations, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
11/23/1991Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
11/22/1991Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. H. Rept. 102-357.
08/02/1991Introduced in House

All Actions (20)

Date Chamber
03/09/1992HouseSee H.R.3866.
Action By: Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries
11/26/1991SenateReceived in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce.
11/23/1991HouseExecutive Comment Received from Justice.
Action By: Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries
11/23/1991-12:09pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11/23/1991-12:09pmHouseThe title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
11/23/1991-12:09pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
11/23/1991-11:31amHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
11/23/1991-11:31amHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules.
11/23/1991-11:30amHouseMr. Jones (NC) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
11/22/1991HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 214.
11/22/1991HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. H. Rept. 102-357.
Action By: Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries
11/20/1991HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries
11/20/1991HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended).
Action By: Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries
11/14/1991HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Merchant Marine and Fisheries Subcommittee on Merchant Marine
11/14/1991HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended).
Action By: House Merchant Marine and Fisheries Subcommittee on Merchant Marine
10/10/1991HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Merchant Marine and Fisheries Subcommittee on Merchant Marine
08/12/1991HouseReferred to the Subcommittee On Merchant Marine.
Action By: Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries
08/12/1991HouseExecutive Comment Requested from DOT.
Action By: Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries
08/02/1991HouseReferred to the House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
08/02/1991HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (135)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Jones, Walter B. [D-NC-1] 09/25/1991
Rep. Davis, Robert W. [R-MI-11] 09/25/1991
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-7] 09/25/1991
Rep. Sisisky, Norman [D-VA-4] 09/25/1991
Rep. Bentley, Helen Delich [R-MD-2] 09/25/1991
Rep. Schaefer, Dan [R-CO-6] 09/25/1991
Rep. Pickett, Owen B. [D-VA-2] 09/25/1991
Rep. Schiff, Steven [R-NM-1] 09/25/1991
Rep. Yatron, Gus [D-PA-6] 09/25/1991
Rep. Bustamante, Albert G. [D-TX-23] 09/25/1991
Rep. Vander Jagt, Guy [R-MI-9] 09/25/1991
Rep. Traficant, James A., Jr. [D-OH-17] 09/25/1991
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 09/25/1991
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 09/25/1991
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-3] 09/25/1991
Rep. Donnelly, Brian J. [D-MA-11] 09/25/1991
Rep. Applegate, Douglas [D-OH-18] 09/25/1991
Rep. Ravenel, Arthur, Jr. [R-SC-1] 09/25/1991
Rep. Smith, Lawrence [D-FL-16] 09/30/1991
Rep. Sawyer, Tom [D-OH-14] 09/30/1991
Rep. James, Craig T. [R-FL-4] 09/30/1991
Rep. Quillen, James H. (Jimmy) [R-TN-1] 09/30/1991
Rep. Allard, Wayne [R-CO-4] 09/30/1991
Rep. Studds, Gerry E. [D-MA-10] 09/30/1991
Rep. Jefferson, William J. [D-LA-2] 09/30/1991
Rep. Dwyer, Bernard J. [D-NJ-6] 09/30/1991
Rep. Perkins, Carl C. [D-KY-7] 09/30/1991
Rep. Kolter, Joseph P. [D-PA-4] 09/30/1991
Rep. Mrazek, Robert J. [D-NY-3] 09/30/1991
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 09/30/1991
Rep. Laughlin, Greg [D-TX-14] 09/30/1991
Rep. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK-1] 09/30/1991
Rep. Borski, Robert A. [D-PA-3] 09/30/1991
Rep. Martin, David O'B. [R-NY-26] 09/30/1991
Rep. Andrews, Thomas H. [D-ME-1] 09/30/1991
Rep. Sundquist, Don [R-TN-7] 09/30/1991
Rep. Manton, Thomas J. [D-NY-9] 09/30/1991
Rep. Ortiz, Solomon P. [D-TX-27] 09/30/1991
Rep. Spence, Floyd [R-SC-2] 09/30/1991
Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1] 09/30/1991
Rep. Unsoeld, Jolene [D-WA-3] 10/03/1991
Rep. Lewis, Jerry [R-CA-35] 10/03/1991
Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-11] 10/03/1991
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6] 10/03/1991
Rep. Martinez, Matthew G. [D-CA-30] 10/03/1991
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 10/03/1991
Rep. Lewis, Thomas F. [R-FL-12] 10/03/1991
Rep. Coleman, Ronald D. [D-TX-16] 10/03/1991
Rep. Anderson, Glenn M. [D-CA-32] 10/03/1991
Rep. Gaydos, Joseph M. [D-PA-20] 10/03/1991
Rep. Bunning, Jim [R-KY-4] 10/03/1991
Rep. Bonior, David E. [D-MI-12] 10/03/1991
Rep. Bliley, Tom [R-VA-3] 10/03/1991
Rep. Foglietta, Thomas M. [D-PA-1] 10/03/1991
Rep. Callahan, Sonny [R-AL-1] 10/03/1991
Rep. Crane, Philip M. [R-IL-12] 10/03/1991
Rep. Kopetski, Mike [D-OR-5] 10/03/1991
Rep. Tallon, Robert M. (Robin) [D-SC-6] 10/03/1991
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-20] 10/03/1991
Rep. Hayes, James A. [D-LA-7] 10/03/1991
Rep. Murphy, Austin J. [D-PA-22] 10/03/1991
Rep. McMillen, Thomas [D-MD-4] 10/03/1991
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-13] 10/03/1991
Rep. Ritter, Don [R-PA-15] 10/03/1991
Rep. Rose, Charlie [D-NC-7] 10/09/1991
Rep. McGrath, Raymond J. [R-NY-5] 10/09/1991
Rep. Abercrombie, Neil [D-HI-1] 10/09/1991
Rep. Goss, Porter J. [R-FL-13] 10/09/1991
Rep. Johnson, Tim [D-SD-At Large] 10/09/1991
Rep. Fazio, Vic [D-CA-4] 10/09/1991
Rep. Rhodes, John J., III [R-AZ-1] 10/09/1991
Rep. Lipinski, William O. [D-IL-5] 10/09/1991
Rep. Hubbard, Carroll, Jr. [D-KY-1] 10/09/1991
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-19] 10/09/1991
Rep. Nagle, Dave R, [D-IA-3] 10/09/1991
Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-22] 10/09/1991
Rep. Miller, John R. [R-WA-1] 10/09/1991
Rep. Machtley, Ronald K. [R-RI-1] 10/09/1991
Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-12] 10/09/1991
Rep. Coble, Howard [R-NC-6] 10/09/1991
Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9] 10/09/1991
Rep. Gallo, Dean A. [R-NJ-11] 10/09/1991
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] 10/09/1991
Rep. Mavroules, Nicholas [D-MA-6] 10/09/1991
Rep. Swett, Dick [D-NH-2] 10/09/1991
Rep. Zimmer, Dick [R-NJ-12] 10/24/1991
Rep. Dellums, Ronald V. [D-CA-8] 10/24/1991
Rep. Emerson, Bill [R-MO-8] 10/24/1991
Rep. Carr, Bob [D-MI-6] 10/24/1991
Rep. Lehman, William [D-FL-17] 10/24/1991
Rep. Jontz, Jim [D-IN-5] 10/24/1991
Rep. Andrews, Michael [D-TX-25] 10/24/1991
Rep. Hancock, Mel [R-MO-7] 10/24/1991
Rep. Houghton, Amo [R-NY-34] 10/24/1991
Rep. Riggs, Frank [R-CA-1] 10/24/1991
Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5] 10/24/1991
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 10/24/1991
Rep. Smith, Robert [R-OR-2] 10/24/1991
Rep. Wilson, Charles [D-TX-2] 10/24/1991
Rep. Moody, Jim [D-WI-5] 10/24/1991
Rep. Taylor, Charles H. [R-NC-11] 10/24/1991
Rep. Reed, Jack [D-RI-2] 10/24/1991
Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8] 10/24/1991
Rep. Camp, Dave [R-MI-10] 10/24/1991
Rep. Miller, Clarence E. [R-OH-10] 10/24/1991
Rep. Alexander, Bill [D-AR-1] 10/24/1991
Rep. Hertel, Dennis M. [D-MI-14] 10/24/1991
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2] 10/24/1991
Rep. Hochbrueckner, George J. [D-NY-1] 10/24/1991
Rep. Holloway, Clyde [R-LA-8] 10/24/1991
Rep. McCollum, Bill [R-FL-5] 10/24/1991
Rep. Ford, Harold E. [D-TN-9] 10/24/1991
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-23] 10/24/1991
Rep. Derrick, Butler C. [D-SC-3] 11/08/1991
Rep. Clay, William (Bill) [D-MO-1] 11/08/1991
Rep. Lent, Norman F. [R-NY-4] 11/08/1991
Rep. Tauzin, W. J. (Billy) [D-LA-3] 11/08/1991
Rep. Sarpalius, Bill [D-TX-13] 11/08/1991
Rep. Scheuer, James H. [D-NY-8] 11/08/1991
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] 11/08/1991
Rep. Washington, Craig A. [D-TX-18] 11/08/1991
Rep. Molinari, Susan [R-NY-14] 11/08/1991
Rep. Flake, Floyd H. [D-NY-6] 11/08/1991
Rep. Gilchrest, Wayne T. [R-MD-1] 11/08/1991
Rep. Stokes, Louis [D-OH-21] 11/08/1991
Rep. Gingrich, Newt [R-GA-6] 11/08/1991
Rep. Hefley, Joel [R-CO-5] 11/20/1991
Rep. Hammerschmidt, John P. [R-AR-3] 11/20/1991
Rep. Fascell, Dante B. [D-FL-19] 11/20/1991
Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1] 11/20/1991
Rep. Wise, Robert E., Jr. [D-WV-3] 11/20/1991
Rep. Horn, Joan Kelly [D-MO-2] 11/20/1991
Rep. Ridge, Thomas J. [R-PA-21] 11/20/1991
Rep. Franks, Gary A. [R-CT-5] 11/22/1991
Rep. Clement, Bob [D-TN-5] 11/22/1991

Committees (2)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Merchant Marine and Fisheries08/02/1991 Referred to
11/20/1991 Markup by
11/22/1991 Reported by H.Rept 102-357
House Merchant Marine and Fisheries Subcommittee on Merchant Marine08/12/1991 Referred to
10/10/1991 Hearings by
11/14/1991 Markup by
11/14/1991 Reported by
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation11/26/1991 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House amended (11/23/1991)

United States Flag Cruise Ship Competitiveness Act of 1991 - Amends Federal law (commonly referred to as the Johnson Act) to include U.S.-documented and foreign vessels in the general prohibition of repairing, transporting, possessing, or using gambling devices. Allows such actions on a vessel: (1) on waters outside U.S. and foreign jurisdiction; or (2) in U.S. admiralty and maritime jurisdiction and not in State or U.S. possession jurisdiction. Applies the exception only to voyages and segments: (1) the beginning and ending States of which have not prohibited such actions; and (2) beginning and ending in the same State or U.S. possession and having no intervening stop.