Summary: H.R.4477 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House with amendment(s) (10/07/1994)

Boating Improvement Act of 1994 - Amends the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act to increase the amounts transferred from State fish restoration and management project appropriations for grants for recreational boating safety programs. Revises funding from the same appropriations for grants to coastal and inland States for: (1) the construction and renovation of pumpout stations and waste reception facilities; and (2) education of recreational boaters about the problems of human body waste discharges from vessels.

Revises the amount the Secretary of Transportation shall expend from the Boat Safety Account for State recreational boating safety programs.

Authorizes eligible States to submit plans to the Secretary of the Interior for the construction and renovation of public facilities for transient nontrailerable vessels. Authorizes grants for such purposes.