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      house Committees
      House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
      Water Resources and Environment
      House Committee on Rules
    IntroducedJanuary 22nd, 2013

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Title

RAMP Act

Official Title

To ensure that amounts credited to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund are used for harbor maintenance.

Summary

Realize America's Maritime Promise Act or RAMP Act - Requires the total budget resources for expenditures from the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund for harbor maintenance programs to equal the level of receipts plus interest credited to such Fund for that fiscal year. Limits the use of such resources to such programs only. Declares that it shall be out of order in the House of Representatives or the Senate to consider any bill, joint resolution, amendment, motion, or conference report that would cause total budget resources for the Fund in a fiscal year for harbor maintenance programs to be less than the level of receipts plus interest credited to the Fund for that fiscal year.