H.R. 4281 (112th): Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012


Mar 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 30, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 30, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-102


John Mica

Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2012
Length: 13 pages

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)

3/30/2012--Public Law.Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 - Section1 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to reduce the amount apportioned or allocated for a surface transportation program, project, or ... Read more >


Mar 28, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 29, 2012
Passed House

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Mar 29, 2012
Passed Senate

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Mar 30, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4281”). 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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Mar 29, 2012 11:55 a.m.
Passed 266/158

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4239 (Related)
Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012

Failed House
Mar 29, 2012

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

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