S. 1795 (111th): Private Investment in Commuter Vanpooling Act of 2009


Oct 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lisa Murkowski

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to permit certain revenues of private providers of public transportation by vanpool received from providing public transportation to be used for the purpose of acquiring rolling stock, and to permit certain expenditures of private vanpool contractors to be credited toward the local matching share of the costs of public transportation projects.

Summary (CRS)

Private Investment in Commuter Vanpooling Act of 2009 - Allows the local matching share provided by a public transportation capital project assistance recipient to include expenditures by a private commuter ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 15, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1795”). 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 (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 909 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2011

H.R. 1571 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2009

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