2016 US Code
Title 46 - Shipping
Subtitle VI - Clearance, Tonnage Taxes, and Duties
Chapter 603 - Tonnage Taxes and Light Money
Sec. 60308 - Vessels engaged in Great Lakes trade

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Citation 46 U.S.C. § 60308 (2016)
Section Name §60308. Vessels engaged in Great Lakes trade
Section Text

A documented vessel with a registry endorsement, engaged in foreign trade on the Great Lakes or their tributary or connecting waters in trade with Canada, does not become subject to tonnage taxes or light money because of that trade.

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(Pub. L. 109–304, §9(b), Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1679.)

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Source (U.S. Code)Source (Statutes at Large)
60308 46 App.:123. R.S. §2793; Sept. 25, 1941, ch. 423, 55 Stat. 733; Pub. L. 103–182, title VI, §686(a)(1), Dec. 8, 1993, 107 Stat. 2220; Pub. L. 104–324, title XI, §1115(b)(4), Oct. 19, 1996, 110 Stat. 3972.

The words "or light money" are added for clarity and consistency. See 19 C.F.R. §4.21 (2003).

The statutory source for this section, R.S. §2793, is amended by section 13(a) of this bill. See the explanation in this report for that amendment.

Publication Title United States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 46 - SHIPPING
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 46 - SHIPPING
Subtitle VI - Clearance, Tonnage Taxes, and Duties
Sec. 60308 - Vessels engaged in Great Lakes trade
Contains section 60308
Date 2016
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 6, 2017
Positive Law Yes
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large References 55 Stat. 733
107 Stat. 2220
110 Stat. 3972
120 Stat. 1679
Public Law References Public Law 103-182, Public Law 104-324, Public Law 109-304
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