To direct the Secretary of Transportation to carry out an active transportation investment program to make grants to eligible applicants to build safe and connected options for bicycles and walkers within and between communities, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 28, 2020
Length: 13 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 28, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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12 Cosponsors (12 Democrats)
Jan 28, 2020
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May 4, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2991.
H.R. 5696 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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