Summary: H.R.4175 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (10/08/1986)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Authorizes appropriations for the Maritime Administration for FY 1987 for: (1) payment of operating-differential subsidy obligations; (2) research and development activities; and (3) operations and training activities.

Authorizes appropriations for the Federal Maritime Commission for FY 1987.

Amends the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 to revise the method by which the Secretary of Transportation shall make student incentive payments to students attending a State maritime academy.

Authorizes a reprogramming of previously appropriated maritime funds for the general administration and operation of the Maritime Administration for FY 1987.

Removes the June 30, 1987, termination of priority of coastwise coal shippers over coal exporting ships to load in a U.S. port.