TITLE

House OKs $59.1 Billion Funding Bill, 426 to 1

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/28/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31170, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the approval of the U.S. senate to the multi-billion dollar funding bill for highways and airport infrastructure projects. Division of funds allocated for highway spending; Increase in funds assigned to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration programs; Increase in funding for transit programs according to the bill.
ACCESSION #
9044035

 

Related Articles

  • Minnesota Set to Build New Homes for Twins, Gophers. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;5/23/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32387, p4 

    The article focuses on the plans of Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty to sign a legislation for the construction of a new ballpark and a football stadium in the state. The 522 million dollars ballpark is intended for the baseball team, Minnesota Twins and the 248 million dollars football stadium...

  • Debate rages over planning.  // Utility Week;10/24/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 23, p25 

    The article reports on the debate in the House of Lords over the infrastructure planning legislation of the British government. Peers from both the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats are insisting on greater parliamentary and ministerial accountability. Other contentions revolve around the...

  • Shore up infrastructure before it collapses. Bingham, Gordon J. // Marketing News;3/5/1990, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p19 

    The article discusses the importance of transportation infrastructure. It is responsible for moving goods and people rapidly. Cost effectiveness which is a critical factor in determining a country's international competitiveness is greatly affected by the condition of its transportation...

  • True cost of community infrastructure levy. McDonald, Nick // Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Jan2009, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p30 

    The article presents a discussion about the community infrastructure levy (CIL) element in the Planning Act 2008 in Great Britain. According to the bill, the CIL will make sure that costs obtained in providing infrastructure to support are development can be financed by owners or developers of...

  • Ohio voters got major ballot issues right. Tucker, Brian // Crain's Cleveland Business;11/14/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p10 

    The article reports that Ohio's voters rejected the attacks on the legislative bill Issue 1 which will finance infrastructure improvements as well as support technology initiatives that could create Ohio's next generation of jobs. Issue 1 was supported by a coalition of both parties, business as...

  • Water news roundup: NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT ACT INTRODUCED.  // Journal: American Water Works Association;Jul2006, Vol. 98 Issue 7, p34 

    The article reports on the introduction of a legislative bill aimed at improving national infrastructure in the U.S. With bipartisan sponsorship, a legislation was introduced in the Senate to address the deteriorating conditions of the nation's drinking water systems, roads, bridges, and other...

  • Dodd Floats Water, Road Legislation. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;8/2/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32683, p1 

    The article reports on the introduction of a legislation initiated by Connecticut Senator Christopher J. Dodd, that would establish a national infrastructure bank that could issue up to $60 billion of tax credit bonds to help finance publicly owned projects. According to Dodd, infrastructure is...

  • Water Pollution, Transportation Subjects of Props 50, 51. Zion, Lee // San Diego Business Journal;11/4/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 44, p4 

    Provides information on context of the two propositions for San Diego County infrastructure projects in California. Way of cleaning up water pollution throughout the state; Face value of the bonds; Diversion of the sales tax money from vehicle purchases and leases into a special account in...

  • Private Road Building. Wilner, Frank N. // Traffic World;3/15/99, Vol. 257 Issue 11, p19 

    Focuses on the Highway Innovation and Cost Savings Act introduced by Senate Public Works Committee Chairman John Chafee in the United States. Intention of Chafee to facilitate highway projects; Consideration of highway projects as a major infrastructure investment category; Specifications of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics