H.R.5977 - To direct the Secretary of Transportation to provide to the appropriate committees of Congress advance notice of certain announcements, and for other purposes.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] (Introduced 09/09/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 114-753|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/22/2016 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.5977 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (09/21/2016)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.)
(Sec. 1) This bill directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to give Congress three full business days' prior notice of any announcement of competitive DOT projects receiving a discretionary grant award, letter of intent, loan, loan guarantee, or line of credit of $750,000 or more.
DOT shall also give Congress notice of emergency program fund allocations for the repair of highways and roads damaged as a result of a disaster:
- three full business days before issuance of the allocation; or
- concurrently with the allocation, if it is made using DOT's quick release (or any successor) process.