H.R.1266 - Vision Zero Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] (Introduced 03/01/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/02/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1266 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/01/2017)
Vision Zero Act of 2017
This bill authorizes the Department of Transportation to award grants to a city, town, township, borough, county, parish, district, village, or other political subdivision of a state to develop a Vision Zero plan to eliminate transportation-related fatalities and serious injuries in its jurisdiction within a specified timeframe, not to exceed 20 years.
The Department may award grants to up to five entities serving such jurisdictions, with at least 25% of grant funds going to entities that serve a jurisdiction with a population of under 200,000. The federal share of projects costs shall not exceed 80%.