Dingley Act (shipping)
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This article is about a merchant marine law. For a tariff law, see Dingley Act.
Among other things, the act:
- prohibited advances on wages, and
- limited the making of seamen's allotments to only close relatives.
- Bauer, 1988:285.
- Bauer, K. Jack (1988). A Maritime History of the United States: The Role of America's Seas and Waterways. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina. ISBN 0-87249-519-1.
- "Andrew Furuseth Special Edition" (PDF). West Coast Sailors, March 12, 2004. Retrieved March 21, 2007.
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