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H.R. 1561 (105th): To amend the National Highway System Designation Act of 1995 and title 23, United States Code, to allow the Virgin Islands and the other territories to participate in the State infrastructure bank program and to use surface transportation program funds for construction of certain access and development roads.

Sponsor and status

Donna Christensen

Sponsor. Delegate for the Virgin Islands. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 8, 1997
Length: 2 pages

May 8, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


May 8, 1997

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H.R. 1561 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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