Driving While Talking Heads To Congressional Stage
- House introduces legislation to extend rail safety deadline. // American Journal of Transportation;10/5/2015, Issue 612, p1
The article informs that the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives has announced legislation extending the December 31, 2015 deadline for railroads to implement advanced safety technology by three years.
- Congress On Fast Track To Pass Truck Safety Proposal. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;08/16/99, Vol. 103 Issue 33, p2
Focuses on the approval of the Motor Carrier Safety Act of 1999 by the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the United States. Sponsor of the bill; Aim of the legislation; View of insurers on the truck and bus safety bill.
- House, Senate Panels Reach Bipartisan Deal On Pipeline Safety Bill. WOODWORTH, CHAD // Energy Daily;12/12/2011, Issue 236, p1
The article reports that the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the House Energy and Commerce Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives and key U.S. senators have reached a bipartisan deal on the Pipeline Safety Bill. The legislation is intended to toughen inspection and...
- WASHINGTON OBSERVER. Ichniowski, Tom; Winston, Sherie // ENR: Engineering News-Record;12/04/2000, Vol. 245 Issue 22, p9
Presents news briefs related to policymaking in the United States, as of December 4, 2000. Lawmaker Don Young's expected assumption of the United States House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee's chairmanship; Prospects for a pipeline safety legislation by the end of the year; U.S....
- House highway bill would hide CSA scores, study younger truckers. Jaillet, James // Commercial Carrier Journal;Nov2015, Vol. 172 Issue 11, p24
The article reports on the approved highway funding bill Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015 by the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee that will hide Compliance Safety Accountability scores and set up pilot program for younger drivers. Topics...
- Are Western railroads important? // Railway Age;Sep96, Vol. 197 Issue 9, p16
Points out that only one member of the US House Railroad Subcommittee is from the western region. Basis for the selection of subcommittee members.
- Boating issues find new congressional home. Griswold, Whit // Salt Water Sportsman;May95, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p42
Reports that the Congressional Transportation and Infrastructure Committee will oversee boating and related issues that had been under the jurisdiction of the Merchant Marine and Fisheries Committee. Bud Shuster as chairman of the committee; Howard Coble as chairman of subcommittee in charge of...
- It's pretty crowded up in the cab. // National Journal;4/05/97, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p643
Reports that the increase in the number of members at the US House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the largest congressional panel ever, has meant the reduction in the number of seats allocated for public hearings. Need to turn away lobbyists during a public hearing.
- Controversial dam in California not to be built. // International Wildlife;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p6
Reports in 1996, that the United States House Transportation Committee has rejected an amendment that would authorized construction of the Auburn Dam, on California's American River. Cost of the dam; Opposition to the construction; Impact of the actions taken by the Committee.