Tax Legislation: Democrats Propose $9B in Amtrak Bonds

Kinnander, Ola; Ferris, Craig T.
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/9/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31262, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the proposal of the Democratic leaders of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee to allow railroad transportation company Amtrak Corp. to issue taxable tax-credit bonds for high-speed rail and other projects. Terms proposed by the committee for issuing the bonds; Total amount allowed for the company to issue in high-speed rail road bonds and other bonds; Expectations for the stand of Republicans on the bill in the U.S. Senate and House.


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