H.R. 4239 (112th): Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012


Mar 22, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Failed House on Mar 29, 2012

This bill failed in the House on March 29, 2012.


John Mica

Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2012
Length: 32 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4281 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Mar 30, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund pending enactment of a multiyear law reauthorizing such programs.

Summary (CRS)

3/22/2012--Introduced.Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to reduce the amount apportioned for a surface transportation program, project, or activity for FY2012 by amounts ... Read more >

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Mar 22, 2012

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Mar 29, 2012
Failed House

A vote on the bill failed in the House. The bill is now dead. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4239”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4281 (Related)
Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Mar 30, 2012

H.R. 4276 (Related)
Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

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