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Source

(Pub. L. 98–237, § 13, Mar. 20, 1984, 98 Stat. 82; Pub. L. 105–258, title I, § 112, Oct. 14, 1998, 112 Stat. 1911.)

Amendments

1998—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(a), inserted at end “The amount of any penalty imposed upon a common carrier under this subsection shall constitute a lien upon the vessels operated by that common carrier and any such vessel may be libeled therefore in the district court of the United States for the district in which it may be found.”
Subsec. (b)(1). Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(b)(1), substituted “section 1709 (b)(1), (2), or (7)” for “section 1709 (b)(1), (2), (3), (4), or (8)”.
Subsec. (b)(4). Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(b)(3), added par. (4). Former par. (4) redesignated (5).
Subsec. (b)(5). Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(b)(2), redesignated par. (4) as (5). Former par. (5) redesignated (6).
Subsec. (b)(6). Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(b)(2), (4), redesignated par. (5) as (6) and substituted “paragraphs (1), (2), (3), and (4)” for “paragraphs (1), (2), and (3)”. Former par. (6) redesignated (7).
Subsec. (b)(7). Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(b)(2), redesignated par. (6) as (7).
Subsec. (f)(1). Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(c)(3), inserted at end “Neither the Commission nor any court shall order any person to pay the difference between the amount billed and agreed upon in writing with a common carrier or its agent and the amount set forth in any tariff or service contract by that common carrier for the transportation service provided.”
Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(c)(2), which directed that “(b)(1), (2)” be substituted for “(b)(1), (4)”, could not be executed, because “(b)(1), (4)” does not appear in text.
Pub. L. 105–258, § 112(c)(1), substituted “or (b)(2)” for “or (b)(4)”.

Effective Date of 1998 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 105–258 effective May 1, 1999, see section 2 of Pub. L. 105–258, set out as a note under section 1701 of this Appendix.

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