Bill Text — Aug 2, 2012
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A bill to facilitate job creation by reducing regulatory uncertainty, providing for rational evaluation of regulations, providing flexibilities to States and localities, providing for infrastructure spending, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1786”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012
Last Action: Dec 7, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1786 — 112th Congress: Long-Term Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1786
“S. 1786 — 112th Congress: Long-Term Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1786>
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