H.R.386 - Safe Routes to School Expansion Act117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Brown, Anthony G. [D-MD-4] (Introduced 01/21/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/04/2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed House
- Passed Senate
- To President
- Became Law
Summary: H.R.386 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/21/2021)
Safe Routes to School Expansion Act
This bill expands eligibility under the Highway Safety Improvement Program to include certain safety projects related to safe routes to school infrastructure improvements such as sidewalks, crosswalks, signage, bus stop shelters or protected waiting areas.
The bill increases the federal share for the Department of Transportation (DOT) to fund improvements for pedestrian or bicyclist safety, safety of people with disabilities, and safe routes to school infrastructure.
DOT must also carry out a safe routes to school program for the benefit of children in primary, middle, and high schools.