About the bill
S. 496 repeals the Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform rule. On December 20, 2016, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) issued the final rule ‘‘Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform’’ (81 Fed. Reg. 93448). This rule significantly alters transportation planning regulations, in an attempt to promote more effective regional planning by States and metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs). Among other changes, the rule requires MPOs in the same urbanized area to merge, adjust their boundaries, or produce a single, unified set of ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 29, 2017
Length: 1 pages
Mar 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 12, 2017
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 12, 2017.
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