S. 1245 (100th): High-Speed Intercity Rail Transportation Bond Financing Act of 1987

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to authorize the issuance by States of tax-exempt bonds for high-speed intercity rail transportation projects under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



May 20, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 20, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lawton Chiles Jr.

Senator from Florida



May 20, 1987

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S. 1245 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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