H.R. 6476 (110th): To designate a rail right-of-way as a corridor for inter-suburban commuter rail, and for other purposes.


Jul 10, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 10, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter Roskam

Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2008
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Summary (CRS)

7/10/2008--Introduced.Requires the Secretary of Transportation to: (1) designate a rail right-of-way as a corridor for inter-suburban commuter rail based on certain qualifying factors and after a 30-day congressional review period; ... Read more >

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Jul 10, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6476”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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H.R. 693 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2009

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