H.R. 5730 (111th): Surface Transportation Earmark Rescission, Savings, and Accountability Act


Jul 14, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Betsy Markey

Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To rescind earmarks for certain surface transportation projects.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2010--Passed House without amendment.Surface Transportation Earmark Rescission, Savings, and Accountability Act - Rescinds certain unobligated amounts allocated under the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 (ISTEA) for: (1) high ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 14, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 27, 2010
Passed House

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

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5730”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jul 27, 2010 4:11 p.m.
Passed 394/23

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