To empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 17, 1996
Length: 31 pages
104th Congress (1995–1996)
This bill was introduced on July 17, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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22 Cosponsors (19 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
Jul 17, 1996
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Apr 29, 1997
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1470 (105th).
H.R. 3840 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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