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.
This bill incorporates provisions from:
S. 496 is 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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 496 — 115th Congress: A bill to repeal the rule issued by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/s496
“S. 496 — 115th Congress: A bill to repeal the rule issued by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. April 24, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/s496>
|title=S. 496 (115th)
|accessdate=April 24, 2018
|author=115th Congress (2017)
|date=March 2, 2017
|quote=A bill to repeal the rule issued by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal ...
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.