Senate Passes Transportation Extension Provision

Sanchez, Humberto
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/25/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31913, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the United States Senate has sent to President George W. Bush the legislative bill, the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century, that would extend through July 31, 2004 the provisions of an expiring law that governs the nation's surface transportation programs. Budget for road construction, transit projects and related safety initiatives.


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