H. R. 734
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 30, 2007
Mr. Pitts (for himself, Mr. Bishop of Georgia, Mr. Costa, Mr. English of Pennsylvania, Mr. Frank of Massachusetts, Mr. Gerlach, Mr. Holden, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Neugebauer, Mr. Platts, Mr. Rogers of Michigan, Mr. Ruppersberger, Mr. Simpson, Mr. Souder, Mr. Sullivan, Mrs. Tauscher, Mr. Taylor, and Mr. Upton) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow additional transit systems greater flexibility with certain public transportation projects.
This Act may be cited as the
Transit System Flexibility Protection
Act of 2007.
Urbanized area formula grants
Section 5307(b)(1) of title 49, United States Code, is amended—
by redesignating subparagraphs (E) and (F) as subparagraphs (F) and (G), respectively; and
by inserting after subparagraph (D) the following:
operating costs of equipment and facilities for use in public transportation in an urbanized area with a population of at least 200,000 if the State or regional authority providing public transportation for the area operates less than 100 buses in fixed-route service in the area during peak service hours;