H.R. 2891 (99th): A bill to amend section 144 of title 23, United States Code, to give States the discretion of using a portion of their bridge replacement funds to replace certain bridges or ferryboat operations.

Introduced:

Jun 27, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Alexander Jr.
Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/27/1985--Introduced.Authorizes any State to utilize highway bridge replacement and rehabilitation funds to construct a bridge which replaces: (1) any low-water crossing; (2) any bridge destroyed prior to 1960; and (3) ...

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S. 841 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 1985

H.R. 3129 (Related)
Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1986

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Sep 24, 1986

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History

Introduced
Jun 27, 1985

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