Summary: H.R.5016 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/14/2018)

Revitalize Rural America Act of 2018

This bill requires the Department of Transportation to establish a Revitalize Rural America Grant Program to facilitate infrastructure projects in rural areas. Priority must be given to projects for which nonfederal contributions exceed 25% of the costs of the project and projects in an area with an unemployment rate that exceeds the national average.

The bill requires that the set-aside of funds for states under the surface transportation block grant program be used for the Revitalize Rural America Grant Program.