H.R. 2495 (99th): A bill to prohibit the obligation of Federal highway funds for construction of certain Interstate routes in landfill, to limit the location of alternatives to those projects generally to existing land, and for other purposes.


May 14, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Howard

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

5/14/1985--Introduced.Prohibits the obligation of Federal highway funds for the initial construction of a four-mile route on the National System of Interstate and Defense Highways which is located mainly in landfill ... Read more >

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May 14, 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. 2495”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (5D, 4R) (show)
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H.R. 3129 (Related)
Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1986

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Sep 24, 1986

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