New Cosponsor — Sep 20, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA28]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (9 Democrats).
Apr 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 1, 2011
Length: 25 pages
To improve the efficiency, operation, and security of the national transportation system to move freight by leveraging investments and promoting partnerships that advance interstate and foreign commerce, and for other purposes.
4/1/2011--Introduced.Focusing Resources, Economic Investment, and Guidance to Help Transportation Act of 2011 - Declares U.S. policy with respect to freight transportation.Establishes within the Office of the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1338 — 112th Congress: Focusing Resources, Economic Investment, and Guidance To Help Transportation Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1338
“H.R. 1338 — 112th Congress: Focusing Resources, Economic Investment, and Guidance To Help Transportation Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1338>
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