Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to delete the text of the bill and insert language that provides funding for an additional two months for each of the programs for which an extension was provided under the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 1997.

Purpose:

An amendment in the nature of a substitute, printed as amendment No. 5 in part 2 of House Rept. 105-476, to continue the current funding authorization for highway and mass transit programs until July 1, 1998. Current funding authorization expires on May 1, 1998.

House Amendment Code:

(A005)

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