Summary: H.R.4591 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4591. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (10/01/2019)

Fixing America's Bridges Act

This bill authorizes the Department of Transportation (DOT) to provide assistance to states to replace or rehabilitate certain bridges.

Among other things, the bill

  • authorizes DOT to provide assistance for certain activities on bridges, including painting, seismic retrofit,.and installation of scour countermeasures;
  • includes a set-aside to ensure funding locally-owned bridges that are not on the federal-aid highway system; and
  • provides for a federal cost-share of 90%.