H.R. 4352 (112th): Nation Building Here at Home Act of 2012

Apr 16, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Brian Higgins
Representative for New York's 27th congressional district
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Apr 16, 2012
9 pages

This bill was introduced on April 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Apr 16, 2012
Referred to Committee Apr 16, 2012
Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a transformational infrastructure competitive grant program, and for other purposes.


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2 cosponsors (2D) (show)

House Transportation and Infrastructure


Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation

Highways and Transit

Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials

Water Resources and Environment

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Nation Building Here at Home Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to establish a transformational infrastructure competitive grant program to award grants to state and local governments, transit agencies, and port authorities for certain public transportation projects (including water infrastructure projects) with potential to significantly impact a metropolitan area, a region, or all of the United States.
Specifies the federal share of project costs at 100%.
Requires the iron, steel, and manufactured goods used in projects funded under this Act to have been produced in the United States, except in specified circumstances.
Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a Nation Building Here at Home Financing Initiative.

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