HR 1338

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1338

To improve the efficiency, operation, and security of the national transportation system to move freight by leveraging investments and promoting partnerships that advance interstate and foreign commerce, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 1, 2011

Mr. SIRES (for himself, Mr. COHEN, Mr. BLUMENAUER, and Mr. SMITH of Washington) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure


A BILL

To improve the efficiency, operation, and security of the national transportation system to move freight by leveraging investments and promoting partnerships that advance interstate and foreign commerce, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION POLICY AND STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT

TITLE II--FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION INVESTMENT

TITLE I--FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION POLICY AND STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT

SEC. 101. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ROLE IN FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION.

`Sec. 310. National freight transportation policy

SEC. 102. OFFICE OF FREIGHT PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT.

SEC. 103. TRANSPORTATION INVESTMENT DATA AND PLANNING TOOLS.

TITLE II--FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION INVESTMENT

SEC. 201. NATIONAL FREIGHT INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT GRANTS.

`SUBCHAPTER III--FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

`Sec. 5581. National freight infrastructure investment grants

`subchapter iii--financial assistance

SEC. 202. PORT INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE.

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