H.R. 8542 (94th): A bill to authorize appropriations for the construction of certain highways in accordance with title 23 of the United States Code, and for other purposes.


Jul 10, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Enacted as H.R. 8235 (companion bill)

James Howard

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district


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H.R. 8235 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 5, 1976

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Summary (CRS)

7/10/1975--Introduced.TitleI - Federal-Aid Highway ActAuthorizes to be appropriated for the purpose of expediting the construction, reconstruction, or improvement, inclusive of necessary bridges and tunnels, of the Interstate System, including extensions ... Read more >

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Jul 10, 1975

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 8542”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (11D, 6R) (show)
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H.R. 8235 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 5, 1976

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