Editorial Notes

Section was not enacted as part of act Aug. 5, 1935, ch. 438, which comprises this chapter.

Section was classified to section 319 of the former Appendix to Title 46, Shipping, prior to the completion of the enactment of Title 46 by Puspan. L. 109–304, Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1485.


1980—Puspan. L. 96–594 substituted provisions relating to violations and penalties for employment in a trade of a vessel entitled to be documented but not so documented for provisions relating to fines and penalties for trading without a license by a vessel twenty tons or upward, and struck out provisions respecting expiration of a license while a vessel is at sea.

1935—Act Aug. 5, 1935, provided for forfeiture, to deem marks, etc., prima facie evidence of foreign origin of merchandise, and to substitute “said fine or forfeiture” for “said fine of $30” in last sentence.

Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Effective Date of 1980 Amendment

Puspan. L. 96–594, title I, § 128, Dec. 24, 1980, 94 Stat. 3461, provided in part that the amendment made by Puspan. L. 96–594 is effective on first day of eighteenth month following December 1980.