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us: United States. Maritime Administration


  • [Est. 1950;] [performs some of the functions formerly carried out by the United States Maritime Commission.]
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  • Variants

    • us: Marad
    • us: United States. Department of Commerce. Maritime Administration
    • us: United States. Department of Transportation. Maritime Administration
    • us: United States. Federal Maritime Administration
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        1950
  • Use For

  • Sources

    • found: U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission. Uniform system of accounts for maritime carriers, 1950.
    • found: Marad publications, 1981: p. i (Maritime Administration (MarAd), agency of U.S. Department of Transportation since 8/6/81, was part of Commerce Department from 1950 to 1981) [info. from GPO]
    • found: Review of the administration's fiscal year 2012 budget requests for the U.S. Coast Guard, Federal Maritime Commission, and Federal Maritime Administration, 2011: p. xiii (Maritime Administration (MARAD))
    • found: U.S. Cong. House. Comm. on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Independent Federal Maritime Administration, hearing ... 1966: t.p. (to create the Federal Maritime Administration)
  • General Notes

    • [Est. 1950;] [performs some of the functions formerly carried out by the United States Maritime Commission.]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [The following subdivisions have not been used as headings: Division of Ship Design; Division of Ship Statistics; Division of Trade Routes; Office of Planning and Special Studies; Office of Program Planning; Office of Ship Construction; Office of Ship Construction and Repair; Office of Ship Operations; Office of Ship Statistics; Office of Statistics; Office of Subsidy and Government Aid; Organization and Methods Office; Statistics and Special Studies Office.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-08-16: new
    • 2014-03-11: revised
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