Text: H.R.910 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/12/2015)


114th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 910


To amend title 23, United States Code, to provide eligibility under certain highway programs for projects for the installation of vehicle-to-infrastructure communication equipment, and for other purposes.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 12, 2015

Mrs. Miller of Michigan (for herself and Mrs. Lawrence) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure


A BILL

To amend title 23, United States Code, to provide eligibility under certain highway programs for projects for the installation of vehicle-to-infrastructure communication equipment, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Safety Technology Investment Flexibility Act of 2015”.

SEC. 2. Vehicle-to-infrastructure communication equipment projects.

(a) Vehicle-to-Infrastructure communication equipment defined.—Section 101(a) of title 23, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:

“(35) VEHICLE-TO-INFRASTRUCTURE COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT.—The term ‘vehicle-to-infrastructure communication equipment’ means equipment that provides a wireless exchange of critical safety and operational data between highway infrastructure and vehicles, intended primarily to avoid or mitigate vehicle collisions and enable a wide range of other safety, mobility, and environmental benefits.”.

(b) Eligible projects under national highway performance program.—Section 119(d)(2) of such title is amended by adding at the end the following:

“(Q) Installation of vehicle-to-infrastructure communication equipment.”.

(c) Eligible projects under surface transportation program.—Section 133(b) of such title is amended by adding at the end the following:

“(27) Installation of vehicle-to-infrastructure communication equipment.”.

(d) Eligible projects under highway safety improvement program.—Section 148(a)(4)(B) of such title is amended by adding at the end the following:

“(xxv) Installation of vehicle-to-infrastructure communication equipment.”.