H.R. 3864 (112th): American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Financing Act of 2012

Feb 01, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Reported by Committee)
Dave Camp
Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated
Feb 09, 2012
10 pages
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This bill was introduced on February 3, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Feb 01, 2012
Referred to Committee Feb 01, 2012
Reported by Committee Feb 03, 2012
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend authorities relating to the Highway Trust Fund, to provide revenues for highway programs, and for other purposes.


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2/9/2012--Reported to House without amendment, Part I.
American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Financing Act of 2012 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to: (1) extend through September 30, 2016, the expenditure authority for the Highway Trust Fund; and (2) extend through September 30, 2018, current excise tax rates on motor fuels (i.e., gasoline, diesel fuel and kerosene, and special motor fuels), excise taxes on heavy highway vehicles and highway tires, and the use tax on heavy vehicles.
Appropriates to the Highway Trust Fund amounts equivalent to the net increase in revenues from onshore and offshore domestic energy leasing and production resulting from the Alaskan Energy for American Jobs Act, the PIONEERS Act, and the Energy Security and Transportation Jobs Act.
Terminates the authority for transfers of motor fuel tax revenues to the Mass Transit Account of the Highway Trust Fund. Renames such Account as the Alternative Transportation Account and makes a one-time appropriation to such Account.

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