Meeting on Transportation Measure Delayed at House Request

Sanchez, Humberto
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/14/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31925, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the delay of the meeting for the transportation bill, Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century, after the U.S. House requested for additional time to respond to an offer from Senate conferees to provide a budget under the law. Expiration date for the law; Terms under the funding proposal; Use of federal gas tax revenue to finance road and transit construction.


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