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Introduced in House (03/27/2012)

Freight Rail Economic Development Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to make capital grants to a class I, class II, or class III railroad or a state or local government for freight rail economic development projects, particularly projects to construct freight rail switches and sidings.

Prescribes prevailing wage rate requirements for such projects in accordance with the Davis-Bacon Act.