H.R. 2654 (107th): Transit Rail Accommodation Improvement and Needs Act for the 21st Century

To designate the Surface Transportation Board as a forum to improve passenger rail and other fixed guideway passenger transportation by allowing improved access to freight track and rights-of-way for fixed guideway transportation in consideration for just and reasonable compensation to freight railroads.

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Jul 26, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Clement

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2001
Length: 11 pages


Jul 26, 2001

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