Summary: H.R.4899 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/08/2006)

Sail Only if Scanned Act of 2006 - Amends federal shipping law to to authorize an ocean shipping container to enter the United States, either directly or via a foreign port, only if the container is scanned with equipment, and secured with a seal, that meets certain standards before it is loaded on the vessel for shipment to the United States.