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H.R. 2353 (114th): Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015

To provide an extension of Federal-aid highway, highway safety, motor carrier safety, transit, and other programs funded out of the Highway Trust Fund, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Bill Shuster

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2016
Length: 9 pages
May 15, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 29, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 29, 2015.

Pub.L. 114-21

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015 (May 19, 2015)

What legislators are saying

Shuster Statement on Short-Term Highway Extension
    — Rep. Bill Shuster [R-PA9, 2001-2018] (Sponsor) on May 19, 2015

Rep. Chu on Temporary House Extension of Highway Trust Fund
    — Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27] on May 19, 2015

Payne Statement on Two-Month Highway Trust Fund Extension
    — Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] on May 19, 2015

More statements at ProPublica Represent...


May 15, 2015

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 19, 2015
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

May 23, 2015
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 29, 2015
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2353 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2353. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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