House Panel Leaders Push to Adjust Gas Tax for Inflation, Hike Funding

Sanchez, Humberto
March 2003
Bond Buyer;3/13/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31592, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on possible plans of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee to increase the federal gas tax and double the funding for the nation's highways and transit projects. Percentage increase in gas tax; Provisions for highways and mass transit provided by the federal government in fiscal 2003; Reauthorization of the surface transportation authorization bill, known as the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century which expires on September 30, 2003.


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