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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

BRIDGE Act of 2013
Building and Repairing Infrastructure with Domestic Gains in Employment Act of 2013

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a grant program to assist the repair and replacement of bridges, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

01/09/2014Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

01/10/2014Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
01/09/2014Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/09/2014Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 06/12/2014
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 06/17/2014
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 07/11/2014

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Transportation and Infrastructure01/09/2014 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit01/10/2014 Referred to

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Subjects (3)

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Introduced in House (01/09/2014)

Building and Repairing Infrastructure with Domestic Gains in Employment Act of 2013 or BRIDGE Act of 2013 - Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to make competitive grants to states for projects to repair or replace a bridge.

Requires the Secretary in awarding such grants to give preference to projects that: (1) address bridges with a demonstrated significant need for repair or replacement, and (2) create a significant number of jobs.

Sets the federal share of project costs at 80%.