H.R. 3951 (96th): National Capital Transportation Amendments of 1979
May 4, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 3, 1980
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 1980.
Fortney “Pete” Stark
Representative for California's 9th congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Jan 3, 1980
About the bill
- Full Title
An act to amend the National Capital Transportation Act of 1969 to authorize additional Federal contributions for the cost of construction of the rapid transit system of the National Capital Region, to provide an orderly method for the retirement of bonds issued by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, and for other purposes.
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3951” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)(joined May 4, 1979)(joined May 4, 1979)(joined May 4, 1979)(joined May 4, 1979)(joined May 4, 1979)(joined May 4, 1979)(joined May 4, 1979)(joined May 4, 1979)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
TO AMEND H.R. 3951, WASHINGTON METRO AUTHORIZATIONS, BY WAIVING DAVIS-BACON WAGE REQUIREMENTS FOR LABORERS AND MECHANICS FOR ANY WORK PERFORMED UNDER CONTRACTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF PROJECTS FINANCED BY THE BILL. (MOTION FAILED)Jul 16, 1979 midnight
unknown 133/266TO PASS H.R. 3951, AUTHORIZING ADDITIONAL FEDERAL CONTRIBUTIONS FOR THE COST OF CONSTRUCTION OF THE RAPID TRANSIT SYSTEM OF THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION, PROVIDING AN ORDERLY METHOD FOR THE RETIREMENT OF BONDS ISSUED BY THE WASHINGTON AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY, AND PROVIDING FOR FEDERAL ASSISTANCE TO THE AUTHORITY. (MOTION PASSED)Jul 16, 1979 midnight
- Subject Areas
- Find Similar Bills
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3951 — 96th Congress: National Capital Transportation Amendments of 1979. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3951
“H.R. 3951 — 96th Congress: National Capital Transportation Amendments of 1979.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. March 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3951>
|title=H.R. 3951 (96th)
|accessdate=March 30, 2015
|author=96th Congress (1979)
|date=May 4, 1979
|quote=National Capital Transportation Amendments of 1979