H.R. 5951 (110th): Safe and Complete Streets Act of 2008


May 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Doris Matsui

Representative for California's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 1, 2008
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About the bill

Full Title

To implement a safe and complete streets program.

Summary (CRS)

5/1/2008--Introduced.Safe and Complete Streets Act of 2008 - Requires each state to have in effect within two years a law, or each state department of transportation or metropolitan planning organization ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 1, 2008

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. 5951”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (18D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1780 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2011

S. 2686 (Related)
Complete Streets Act of 2008

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 2008

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