TITLE

House Aviation Panel Approves $14.8 Billion for AIP Over Four Years

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/15/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31636, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's aviation subcommittee approved a bill that would provide the Federal Aviation Administration's airport improvement program with 14.8 billion dollar over four years. The bill would also reauthorize the current air transportation funding bill. The bill proposed by the House includes provisions to streamline the process for obtaining environmental permits to construct runways and other capacity projects, including making the U.S. Department of Transportation responsible for coordinating and expediting airport project environmental reviews with all federal, state, and local agencies.
ACCESSION #
9860020

 

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