S. 294 (110th): Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007

Introduced:

Jan 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on July 22, 2008 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2008
Length: 128 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize Amtrak, and for other purposes.

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History

Jan 16, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 25, 2007
 
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.

Oct 30, 2007
 
Passed Senate

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

Jul 22, 2008
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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