H.R.6472 - Resist Offsetting with Additional Debt Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ-6] (Introduced 07/10/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Appropriations; Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/11/2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6472 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/10/2008)
Resist Offsetting with Additional Debt Act or the ROAD Act - Rescinds unobligated balances of certain earmark surface transportation projects under the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) (in order to eliminate the shortfall in the Highway Trust Fund (HTF)). Prohibits the transfer of funds from the General Fund of the Treasury to the HTF.
Expresses the sense of Congress that state transportation departments should consider implementing certain projects under the highway bridge program and the surface transportation program that improve transportation safety.