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S. 1680 (114th): National Multimodal Freight Policy and Investment Act

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A bill to improve the condition and performance of the national multimodal freight network, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Maria Cantwell

Sponsor. Senator for Washington. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2015
Length: 49 pages
Jun 25, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Cantwell-Created Program Provides Seattle Historic $45 Million Grant to Free Up Train and Car Traffic, Bolster WA Economy
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Sponsor) on Jul 6, 2016

Cantwell, Markey, Booker, Murray, Introduce Comprehensive Freight Investment Legislation
    — Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 25, 2015

Cantwell Joins Transportation Secretary Foxx to Release First Ever National Freight Strategic Plan
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Sponsor) on Oct 18, 2015

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Jun 25, 2015

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

S. 1680 (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 S. 1680. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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