H.R. 2639 (98th): Rebuilding of America Act of 1982


Apr 20, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 20, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Geraldine Ferraro

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to create a National Commission on the Rebuilding of America which will conduct an inventory of our Nation's water and sewer system, mass transit facilities, bridges, highways and roads; develop a ten-year investment plan to rebuild the public improvements essential to economic development; make recommendations concerning changes in Federal laws and regulations that influence the pattern of Federal expenditures for public improvements; and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/20/1983--Introduced.Rebuilding of America Act of 1983 - Establishes the National Commission on the Rebuilding of America (the Commission). Requires the Commission to:(1) assess the condition of the national public works ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 20, 1983

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2639”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 7265 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 1, 1982

H.R. 1244 (Related)
Federal Capital Investment Program Information Act of 1984

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 11, 1983

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