S. 1495 (95th): Bikeway Transportation Act

Introduced:
May 11, 1977 (95th Congress, 1977–1978)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 9454 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Oct 05, 1977

Sponsor
Robert Packwood
Senator from Oregon
Party
Republican
Related Bills
H.R. 9454 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 05, 1977

 
Status

This bill was introduced on May 11, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced May 11, 1977
Referred to Committee May 11, 1977
 
Full Title

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Transportation to make grants for the construction of bikeways.

Summary

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Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (13D, 10R) (show)
Committees

Senate Environment and Public Works

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5/11/1977--Introduced.
Bikeway Transportation Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation to make grants for 80 percent of the cost to States and municipalities of bikeway construction projects in urban territories or connecting such areas with national, State, or local parks, seashores or recreational areas.
Requires such bikeway projects to be in accordance with a continuing comprehensive transportation planning process carried on cooperatively by States and local communities and in accordance with construction standards established by the Secretary.

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