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

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 10, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Howard

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district


See Instead:

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

About the bill

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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H.R. 8235 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 5, 1976

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Jul 10, 1975


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