New Cosponsors — Oct 24, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Filner [D-CA51, 2003-2012]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jesse Jackson [D-IL2, 1995-2012]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (3 Democrats).
Sep 22, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Indiana's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2011
Length: 3 pages
To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Transportation to consider certain factors in evaluating public transportation projects for purposes of making capital investment grants, and for other purposes.
9/22/2011--Introduced.Modernizing Public Transit Act of 2011 - Revises project justification criteria the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) must use in approving capital investment grants for new fixed-guideway capital projects under the ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3019 — 112th Congress: Modernizing Public Transit Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3019
“H.R. 3019 — 112th Congress: Modernizing Public Transit Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3019>
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