H.R.2782 - To amend title 23, United States Code, to incorporate regional transportation planning organizations into statewide transportation planning, and for other purposes.111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-MN-1] (Introduced 06/09/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||06/10/2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2782 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/09/2009)
Requires states, at a minimum, to cooperate with affected nonmetropolitan local officials responsible for transportation through regional transportation planning organizations to develop and implement long-range statewide transportation plans and statewide transportation improvement programs, with emphasis on addressing the transportation needs of nonmetropolitan areas of the state.
Defines a regional transportation planning organization as a multi-jurisdictional organization composed of nonmetropolitan local officials (or their designees) and representatives of local transportation systems who all volunteer for such organization.