H.R. 3 (109th): Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users

To authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 9, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 10, 2005

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2005.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-59

Sponsor:

Don Young

Representative for Alaska At Large

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 9, 2005
Length: 835 pages

History

Feb 9, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 2, 2005
 
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.

Mar 10, 2005
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

May 17, 2005
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

May 18, 2005
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

May 24, 2005
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jul 29, 2005
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Jul 29, 2005
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Aug 10, 2005
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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