HR 1879

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1879

To promote secure ferry transportation and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 12, 2011

Mr. LARSEN of Washington (for himself, Mr. DICKS, Mr. INSLEE, Mr. SMITH of Washington, Mr. MCDERMOTT, Mr. GRIMM, Mr. KEATING, Mr. SIRES, Ms. PINGREE of Maine, Mr. BUTTERFIELD, Mr. BISHOP of New York, and Mr. CONNOLLY of Virginia) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure


A BILL

To promote secure ferry transportation and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. SECRETARY DEFINED.

SEC. 4. CONSTRUCTION OF FERRY BOATS AND FERRY TERMINAL FACILITIES.

SEC. 5. ELIGIBILITY OF FERRIES FOR THE CLEAN FUELS GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 6. FERRY JOINT PROGRAM OFFICE.

SEC. 7. NATIONAL FERRY DATABASE.

SEC. 8. NATIONAL FERRY TRANSPORTATION INSTITUTE.

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