Texas Counties Seeking Power to Create Regional Authorities
- Travel watchdog one step closer. // Professional Engineering;12/13/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 23, p5
Reports on the proposed legislative bill that would create a regulatory body which will oversee the safety of any type of transportation in Great Britain.
- Few file transportation filings, arguments. McCutcheon, Ron // Inside Tucson Business;2/11/2002, Vol. 11 Issue 47, p1
Reports on the limited number of responses and comments on Proposition 100 and Proposition 400, proposed transportation legislation in Arizona. Provisions of the legislative proposals; Deadline to file arguments.
- 'Business as usual' if bill comes to pass. Greenberg, Dean // Inside Tucson Business;5/26/2003, Vol. 12 Issue 50, p8
Comments on the tax cut proposals in the U.S. Increase of fund allocation for federal highways and mass transit system; Opposition of the representatives on the anti-growth legislation; Assessment of the economy.
- Coal trucks rumbling. // State Government News;Apr2002, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p8
Reports the bills sent by the West Virginia House of Delegates to the state legislature to address the problem of overweight coal trucks in the state.
- Shipper Success. Gallagher, John // Traffic World;4/29/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 17, p11
Reports the Senate approval for the amendment to the National Rail Defense Act in the U.S. Eligibility of shippers for loans and loan guarantees to a competing railroad; Opposition from the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee; Strategy for the passenger service.
- Means to an End. Gallagher, John // Traffic World;5/13/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 19, p13
Focuses on the rail legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate. Context of the Railroad Competition, Arbitration and Service Act of 2002; Provisions of the bill; Response of transport committees towards the bill.
- Congress extends TEA-21 for five months. // Pit & Quarry;Nov2003, Vol. 96 Issue 5, p47
Reports on the approval of a bill for the financing of surface transportation programs by the U.S. Senate. Agreement of the House and the Senate on a multi-year reauthorization.
- Lawmakers struggle to pay for new transportation bill. Alarkon, Walter // Hill;6/2/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 62, p4
The article reports on the struggle of the law makers to pay for the new $450 billion surface transportation bill especially when the administration of President Barack Obama is against gas tax raise in the U.S.
- Kansas moves to create 'safety corridors' with enhanced violation penalties. Whistler, Deborah // Fleet Owner Exclusive Insight;2/27/2012, p2
The article reports on the decision of the Kansas state Senate on February 22, 2012 to temporarily approve a bill that would create safety corridors with enhanced penalties for speeding and other moving violations.
- Federal funds may spur Legislature to re-enact transit bill. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;1/6/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p5
Reports on the opportunity to secure federal funds that could help Detroit, Michigan's regional transportation bills transform into a legislature. Name of the bill; Other chance of getting federal funds; Efforts of supporters of the bill to revive the transit legislation; Law makers involved in...