S. 2132 (103rd): Federal Railroad Safety Authorization Act of 1994


May 18, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 23, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Exon

Senator from Nebraska



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1994
Length: 59 pages

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H.R. 4545 (same title)
Passed Senate with Changes — Oct 6, 1994

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize appropriations to carry out the Federal Railroad Safety Act of 1970, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/18/1994--Introduced.Federal Railroad Safety Authorization Act of 1994 - Amends the Federal Railroad Safety Act of 1970 to authorize appropriations for FY 1995 through 1998 for railroad research and development and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 18, 1994

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Sep 23, 1994
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2132”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 4545 (Includes)
Federal Railroad Safety Authorization Act of 1994

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Oct 6, 1994

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