2018 US Code
Title 46 - Shipping
Subtitle I - General
Chapter 3 - Federal Maritime Commission
Sec. 307 - Expenditures

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Citation 46 U.S.C. § 307 (2018)
Section Name §307. Expenditures
Section Text

(a) In General.—The Federal Maritime Commission may make such expenditures as are necessary in the performance of its functions from funds appropriated or otherwise made available to it, which appropriations are authorized.

(b) Prohibition.—Notwithstanding subsection (a), the Federal Maritime Commission may not expend any funds appropriated or otherwise made available to it to a non-Federal entity to issue an award, prize, commendation, or other honor that is not related to the purposes set forth in section 40101.

Source Credit

(Pub. L. 109–304, §4, Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1490; Pub. L. 114–120, title IV, §403, Feb. 8, 2016, 130 Stat. 67.)

Editorial Notes
Historical and Revision Notes
Revised SectionSource (U.S. Code)Source (Statutes at Large)
307 46 App.:1111(d) (related to Commission). June 29, 1936, ch. 858, title II, §201(d) (related to Commission), 49 Stat. 1986; Pub. L. 97–31, §12(58)(B), Aug. 6, 1981, 95 Stat. 158.

The words "by this chapter", "after June 29, 1936", and "further" are omitted as unnecessary.


2016—Pub. L. 114–120 designated existing provisions as subsec. (a), inserted heading, and added subsec. (b).

Publication Title United States Code, 2018 Edition, Title 46 - SHIPPING
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 46 - SHIPPING
Subtitle I - General
Sec. 307 - Expenditures
Contains section 307
Date 2018
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 14, 2019
Positive Law Yes
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large References 49 Stat. 1986
95 Stat. 158
120 Stat. 1490
130 Stat. 67
Public Law References Public Law 97-31, Public Law 109-304, Public Law 114-120
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