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Titles (6)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

INVEST in America Act
Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Improving Hazardous Materials Safety Act of 2020
  • TRAIN Act
  • Transforming Rail by Accelerating Investment Nationwide Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
06/04/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
06/05/2020Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
06/05/2020Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
06/04/2020Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/04/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]* 06/04/2020
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3]* 06/04/2020

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Transportation and Infrastructure06/04/2020 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit06/05/2020 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials06/05/2020 Referred to

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (06/04/2020)

Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act or the INVEST in America Act

This bill addresses provisions related to federal-aid highway, transit, highway safety, motor carrier, research, hazardous materials, and rail programs of the Department of Transportation (DOT).

Among other provisions, the bill

  • extends FY2020 enacted levels through FY2021 for federal-aid highway, transit, and safety programs;
  • reauthorizes for FY2022-FY2025 several surface transportation programs, including the federal-aid highway program, transit programs, highway safety, motor carrier safety, and rail programs;
  • addresses climate change, including strategies to reduce the climate change impacts of the surface transportation system and conduct a vulnerability assessment to identify opportunities to enhance the resilience of the surface transportation system and ensure the efficient use of federal resources;
  • revises Buy America procurement requirements for highways, mass transit, and rail;
  • establishes a rebuild rural grant program to improve the safety, state of good repair, and connectivity of transportation infrastructure in rural communities;
  • implements new safety requirements across all transportation modes; and
  • directs DOT to establish a pilot program to demonstrate a national motor vehicle per-mile user fee to restore and maintain the long-term solvency of the Highway Trust Fund and achieve and maintain a state of good repair in the surface transportation system.