S. 2711 (94th): An original bill to authorize appropriations for the construction of certain highways in accordance with title 23 of the United States Code.
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Nov 20, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 12, 1975 but was never passed by the House.
Lloyd Bentsen Jr.
Senator from Texas
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- (Measure passed Senate, amended, roll call #585 (86-1)) =Title I:= Federal-Aid Highway Act - Directs the Secretary of Transportation to apportion for fiscal years 1977 and 1978 the sums authorized ...
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Enacted — Signed by the President
May 5, 1976
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TO AMEND S. 2711, AUTHORIZING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF CERTAIN HIGHWAYS, BY PROVIDING THAT CITIES OVER 200,000 WHICH HAVE PENDING AN APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL URBAN SYSTEM AID FUNDING AND HAVE SUBMITTED THEM TO THEIR STATES, MAY, AFTER ONE YEAR IN WHICH THE APPLICATION HAS BEEN PENDING, APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE SECRETARY OF TRANSPORTATION FOR FUNDING.Dec 12, 1975 midnight
unknown 17/66TO AMEND S. 2711 SO AS TO PERMIT STATES TO DETERMINE WHEN ANY OF ITS PRIMARY OR NONURBANIZED SYSTEM FUNDS SHOULD BE OR COULD BE USED FOR MASS TRANSIT.Dec 12, 1975 midnight
unknown 27/62Dec 12, 1975 midnight
unknown 22/65TO AMEND S. 2711 TO PROVIDE THAT A HIGHWAY SAFETY PROGRAM SHALL NOT INCLUDE ANY REQUIREMENT THAT A STATE IMPLEMENT SUCH A PROGRAM RELATIVE TO REQUIRING MOTORCYCLE OPERATORS TO WEAR A SAFETY HELMENT WHEN OPERATING OR RIDING A MOTORCYCLE.Dec 12, 1975 midnight
unknown 52/37TO AMEND S. 2711 BY PROVIDING TO GIVE AT LEAST ONE-HALF OF 1 PERCENT APPORTIONMENT TO ONLY THOSE STATES WHO ARE CONSTRUCTING INTERSTATE HIGHWAYS.Dec 12, 1975 midnight
unknown 10/76Dec 12, 1975 midnight
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