TITLE

Senate Rail Panel Approves $5.2 Billion in Grants for Security

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/11/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31881, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the U.S. Senate rail panel's approval of a legislation that would provide grants to public transportation agencies. Comments of Senator Richard C. Shelby on the state of the country's public transportation systems; Effect of the March 11, 2004 terrorist bombing of trains on Madrid, Spain commuter rail system; Creating a grant program within the Department of Homeland Security to identify risks and vulnerabilities in the transit systems.
ACCESSION #
13087573

 

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