Jul 24, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 30, 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: Sep 17, 1997
Length: 44 pages
About the bill
To reform the statutes relating to Amtrak, to authorize appropriations for Amtrak, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1788 (104th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 270 (105th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2247 — 105th Congress: Amtrak Reform and Privatization Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr2247
“H.R. 2247 — 105th Congress: Amtrak Reform and Privatization Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. September 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr2247>
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