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United States Maritime Administration (MARAD)
When the U.S. Maritime Commission was abolished on 24 May 1950, its functions were split between the Federal Maritime Board which was responsible for regulating shipping and awarding subsidies for construction and operation of merchant vessels, and Maritime Administration, which was responsible for administering subsidy programs, maintaining the national defense reserve merchant fleet, and operating the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
In 1961, the Federal Maritime Board regulatory functions were assumed by the newly created Federal Maritime Commission, while the subsidy functions were assigned to the Maritime Subsidy Board of the Maritime Administration. In 1981, MARAD came under control of the U.S. Department of Transportation.
United States Maritime Commission (USMC)
On 29th June 1936 the United States Congress enacted the Merchant Marine Act. This act established the United States Maritime Commission.
United States Shipping Board
The United States Shipping Board was established as an emergency agency by the Shipping Act (39 Stat. 729), 7th September 1916. It was formally organized 30th January 1917.
The Board was abolished, effective 2th March 1934 and replaced by the U.S. Shipping Board Bureau within the Department of Commerce, which in turn was replaced by the United States Maritime Commission on 29th June 1936 by Executive Order Number 6166 and act (10 June 1933).

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