H.R. 1939 (105th): Railroad Infrastructure Financing Improvement Act of 1997


Jun 17, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Susan Molinari

Representative for New York's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 1997
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To modernize and improve Federal railroad infrastructure financing programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/17/1997--Introduced.Railroad Infrastructure Financing Improvement Act of 1997 - Amends Federal railroad law to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to provide not more than $5 billion in direct loans and loan ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 17, 1997

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.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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