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S. 496: A bill to repeal the rule issued by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Transit Administration entitled “Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform”.

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 ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 12, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 12, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-33

Sponsor:

Tammy Duckworth

Junior Senator from Illinois

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2017
Length: 1 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 1346: To repeal the rule issued by the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Transit Administration entitled “Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform”.

Ordered Reported on Mar 29, 2017. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Mar 2, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Mar 8, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 27, 2017
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

May 12, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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.

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