Summary: S.1781 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (09/20/1979)

Amends the Department of Transportation Act to stipulate that rail service assistance funds which are available for reallocation under such Act as of October 1, 1979, shall be reallocated solely to States which require supplementary assistance to mitigate the effects caused by the filing of large-scale abandonments by railroads in liquidation or reorganization.