H.R.2164 - Green Bus Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] (Introduced 04/09/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/10/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2164 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/09/2019)
Green Bus Act of 2019
This bill requires all buses purchased or leased with Federal Transit Administration funds to be zero-emission beginning on October 1, 2029.
The Department of Transportation (DOT) must issue an annual best practices report on zero-emission bus programs to help states and transit agencies implement zero-emission bus fleets.
The bill reauthorizes through FY2029 specific programs related to low or no emission vehicles and components.
DOT must give preference in awarding grants under the low or no emission program to transit agencies who have completed a full fleet transition plan.