H.R. 14221 (95th): A bill to direct the Secretary of Transportation to conduct a study with respect to the construction of a railroad freight tunnel in the New York City area.


Oct 4, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 4, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bruce Caputo

Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

Directs the Secretary of Transportation to conduct a study of the necessity for and the feasibility of a railroad tunnel across the Hudson River-Upper New York Bay Narrows waterway, to ... Read more >

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Oct 4, 1978

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