H.R. 3763: Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015

Introduced:

Oct 20, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Oct 22, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 22, 2015.

Sponsor:

Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2015
Length: 596 pages

Prognosis:

22% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

This bill covers a six-year period for highway and infrastructure funding and proposes to convert the highway program to a block grant funding system with the goal of providing more flexibility to state and local governments.

The Senate passed its own six-year surface transportation bill — the Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy Act DRIVE Act (H.R ...

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History

Oct 20, 2015
 
Introduced

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Oct 22, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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