To establish a grant program under which the Secretary of Transportation will reimburse public transportation agencies that offer free unlimited transportation passes to eligible individuals.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 17, 2018
Length: 12 pages
Apr 17, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 17, 2018
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H.R. 5542 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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