H.R. 793 (100th): Mass Transportation Improvement Act of 1987


Jan 28, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Howard

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Urban Mass Transportation Act of 1964 to provide authorizations for appropriations and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/28/1987--Introduced.Mass Transportation Improvement Act of 1987 - Amends the Urban Mass Transportation Act of 1964 to provide that, with such exceptions for service in nonurbanized areas as the Secretary of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 28, 1987

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 793”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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H.R. 2 (Related)
Surface Transportation and Uniform Relocation Assistance Act of 1987

Enacted — Veto Overridden
Apr 2, 1987

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