HR 526

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 526

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish and collect a fee based on the fair market value of articles imported into the United States and articles exported from the United States in commerce and to use amounts collected from the fee to make grants to carry out certain transportation projects in the transportation trade corridors for which the fee is collected, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 8, 2011

Mr. CALVERT (for himself and Mr. JACKSON of Illinois) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means and Foreign Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish and collect a fee based on the fair market value of articles imported into the United States and articles exported from the United States in commerce and to use amounts collected from the fee to make grants to carry out certain transportation projects in the transportation trade corridors for which the fee is collected, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS AND PURPOSES.

SEC. 3. ESTABLISHMENT AND COLLECTION OF NATIONAL TRADE GATEWAY CORRIDOR FEE.

SEC. 4. APPORTIONMENT OF FUNDS.

SEC. 5. PROJECT SELECTION AND ELIGIBILITY.

SEC. 6. GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 7. TRANSPORTATION TRADE CORRIDORS.

SEC. 8. REGULATIONS.

SEC. 9. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

SEC. 10. DEFINITIONS.

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