H.R. 3763 (114th): Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015

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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Overview

Introduced:

Oct 20, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Ordered Reported by Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on October 22, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 22: FAST Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 4, 2015. (compare text)
H.R. 3819: Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 29, 2015. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Bill Shuster

Representative for Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2015
Length: 596 pages

History

Oct 20, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 22, 2015
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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

Oct 29, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

H.R. 3763 (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.

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

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