H.R. 1059 (99th): A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to provide for administrative release of highway funds if Congress does not approve the interstate cost estimate and the interstate substitute cost estimate.


Feb 7, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Lowery

Representative for California's 41st congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

2/7/1985--Introduced.Revises Federal procedures regarding the establishment of interstate cost estimates to direct the Secretary of Transportation to apportion such estimates for construction funds and substitute highway and urban transit projects ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 7, 1985

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1059”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


115 cosponsors (72R, 43D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 185 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 1987

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