Summary: H.R.2914 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/16/1991)

Baltimore-Washington Corridor Magnetic Levitation Transportation System Demonstration Act of 1991 - Declares it is the policy of the United States to design and construct a magnetically levitated transportation system linking the cities of Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C.

Directs the Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration to study the feasibility of constructing such system between such cities. Requires the Administrator, upon a favorable determination, to conduct a competition for the award of grants for the research and development of designs for such system. Outlines the requirements for the award of such grants.

Directs the Administrator to award one grant for the construction of a privately owned and operated magnetic levitation transportation system between the two cities.

Authorizes appropriations.