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Text of the San Joaquin Valley Transportation Enhancement Act of 2011

This bill was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Feb 17, 2011 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 761

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 17, 2011

(for himself, Mr. McCarthy of California, and Mr. Denham) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

A BILL

To allow certain Federal funding provided to the State of California to be used for a project or activity to improve or maintain California State Route 99, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the San Joaquin Valley Transportation Enhancement Act of 2011.

2.

Funding for California State Route 99

(a)

In general

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, including the terms of any grant agreement, covered Federal funding made available to the State of California may be used by that State for any project or activity to improve or maintain California State Route 99 between the cities of Sacramento and Bakersfield.

(b)

Covered Federal funding defined

In this section, the term covered Federal funding means any Federal funding made available to a State as a result of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111–5) for the purpose of developing high-speed rail service.

(c)

Applicability

This section shall apply to all covered Federal funding made available to the State of California after the date of enactment of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111–5).