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Source

(Pub. L. 98–237, § 20, Mar. 20, 1984, 98 Stat. 90; Pub. L. 105–258, title I, § 117, Oct. 14, 1998, 112 Stat. 1914.)

References in Text

The Shipping Act, 1916, referred to in subsec. (d), is act Sept. 7, 1916, ch. 451, 39 Stat. 728, as amended, which is classified generally to chapter 23 (§ 801 et seq.) of this Appendix. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see section 842 of this Appendix and Tables.
The Shipping Act of 1984 and this Act and the amendments made by it, referred to in text, is Pub. L. 98–237, Mar. 20, 1984, 98 Stat. 67, as amended, which is classified principally to this chapter (§ 1701 et seq.). For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1701 of this Appendix and Tables.
The Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 1998, referred to in subsecs. (d) and (e)(3), (4), is Pub. L. 105–258, Oct. 14, 1998, 112 Stat. 1902. For the effective date of this Act, see section 2 of Pub. L. 105–258, set out as an Effective Date of 1998 Amendment note under section 1701 of this Appendix. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title of 1998 Amendment note set out under section 1701 of this Appendix and Tables.

Codification

Section is comprised of subsecs. (d) and (e) of section 20 of Pub. L. 98–237. Subsecs. (a) to (c) of section 20 amended sections 801, 812, 814, 815, 816, 817, 819, 820, 821, 824, 828, 829, 830, 831, 841c, 1122, and 1124 of this Appendix and repealed sections 813, 813a, 825, and 841b of this Appendix and provisions set out as a note under section 801 of this Appendix.

Amendments

1998—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 105–258, § 117(1), added subsec. (d) and struck out heading and text of former subsec. (d). Text read as follows: “All agreements, contracts, modifications, and exemptions previously approved or licenses previously issued by the Commission shall continue in force and effect as if approved or issued under this chapter; and all new agreements, contracts, and modifications to existing, pending, or new contracts or agreements shall be considered under this chapter.”
Subsec. (e)(3), (4). Pub. L. 105–258, § 117(2), added pars. (3) and (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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