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Short Titles as Introduced

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Board of Visitors Enhancement Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend the provisions of title 46, United States Code, related to the Board of Visitors to the United States Merchant Marine Academy, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

03/04/2014Introduced in House

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06/20/2014Referred to the Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
03/04/2014Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/04/2014Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Armed Services03/04/2014 Referred to
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces06/20/2014 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/04/2014)

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Board of Visitors Enhancement Act - Amends federal shipping law to: (1) expand the membership of the Board of Visitors to the U. S. Merchant Marine Academy, and (2) specify requirements for the presidential appointees.

Authorizes certain Board members to designate another individual to serve as a substitute member of the Board, on a temporary basis, to attend or participate in any activity the Board member is unable to attend or participate in.

Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to select a Designated Federal Officer to support the performance of the Board's functions.