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Jun 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced on June 17, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1997
Length: 16 pages
To modernize and improve Federal railroad infrastructure financing programs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1939”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1939 — 105th Congress: Railroad Infrastructure Financing Improvement Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1939
“H.R. 1939 — 105th Congress: Railroad Infrastructure Financing Improvement Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1939>
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