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.


Jun 27, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

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


William “Bill” Alexander Jr.

Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district


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) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 27, 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. 2891”). 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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Related Bills

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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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