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H.R.2095 Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008, 110th Congress

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Official Bill Info

  • Latest Action: Oct 16, 2008 Became Public Law No: 110-432.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on October 01, 2008, with a roll call of 74 ayes, 24 nays, and 2 not voting.

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  • 33% of users support H.R.2095

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    • On October 09, 2008, by ray_reyes - Though I don't see anything wrong with this bill I think that transporation should be handled by the states with minimal federal government oversight if any at all.

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      As noted by ray_reyes, a user on OpenCongress.org, on October 09, 2008, "Though I don't see anything wrong with this bill I think that transporation should be handled by the states with minimal federal government oversight if any at all. "

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • H.R.2095: Energy Conservation Through Trees Act ... - OpenCongress - June 01, 2011 by opencongress.org - All Bill Titles. <li><em>Short:</em> Energy Conservation Through Trees Act<em> as introduced.</em></li><li><em>Official:</em> To establish a grant program to assist retail power providers with the estab

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      As noted by opencongress.org on June 01, 2011, "All Bill Titles. &lt;li&gt;&lt;em&gt;Short:&lt;/em&gt; Energy Conservation Through Trees Act&lt;em&gt; as introduced.&lt;/em&gt;&lt;/li&gt;&lt;li&gt;&lt;em&gt;Official:&lt;/em&gt; To establish a grant program to assist retail power providers with the estab" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h2095/show)
    • HR2095: Restitution for the Exonerated Act of 2009 - OpenCongress - April 22, 2009 by opencongress.org - All Bill Titles. <li><em>Official:</em> To authorize grants for programs that provide support services to exonerees.<em> as introduced.</em></li><li><em>Short:</em> Restitution for the Exonerated Act of

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      As noted by opencongress.org on April 22, 2009, "All Bill Titles. &lt;li&gt;&lt;em&gt;Official:&lt;/em&gt; To authorize grants for programs that provide support services to exonerees.&lt;em&gt; as introduced.&lt;/em&gt;&lt;/li&gt;&lt;li&gt;&lt;em&gt;Short:&lt;/em&gt; Restitution for the Exonerated Act of" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/111-h2095/show)
    • MNZenithFam: boinga - January 02, 2009 by MNZenithFam - H.R.1591 Small Business and Work Opportunity Act of 2007 · H.R.2 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 · H.R.2755 Federal Reserve Board Abolition Act · H.R.2095 Clean Railroads Act of 2007 · H.R.2206 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans'

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      As noted by MNZenithFam on January 02, 2009, "H.R.1591 Small Business and Work Opportunity Act of 2007 · H.R.2 Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 · H.R.2755 Federal Reserve Board Abolition Act · H.R.2095 Clean Railroads Act of 2007 · H.R.2206 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' " (http://mnzenithman.blogspot.com/2009/01/boinga.html)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Mica to brief high-speed rail stakeholders on RFP requirements - November 19, 2008 by Progressive Rail Roading,&nbsp;WI - ... year by Mica and other Transportation and Infrastructure Committee members — was included in the Rail Safety Enhancement Act of 2008 (HR 2095/S. 1889). ...

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      As noted by Progressive Rail Roading,&nbsp;WI on November 19, 2008, "... year by Mica and other Transportation and Infrastructure Committee members — was included in the Rail Safety Enhancement Act of 2008 (HR 2095/S. 1889). ..." (http://www.progressiverailroading.com/news/article.asp?id=18746)
    • North Texas Looks to Extend Rail - November 16, 2008 by Bond Buyer (subscription),&nbsp;NY - ... executive administrator of the nonprofit group Texas Rail Advocates, noted that Congress' passage last month of HR 2095 - known as the Railroad Safety ...

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      As noted by Bond Buyer (subscription),&nbsp;NY on November 16, 2008, "... executive administrator of the nonprofit group Texas Rail Advocates, noted that Congress' passage last month of HR 2095 - known as the Railroad Safety ..." (http://www.bondbuyer.com/article.html?id=20081117WOXRQVL8)
    • TTCI ramps up emergency response, domestic preparedness training ... - November 09, 2008 by Progressive Rail Roading,&nbsp;WI - The recently enacted rail safety law (HR 2095) also authorizes federal funding for TTCI to begin designing and building an above-ground rail tunnel and ...

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      As noted by Progressive Rail Roading,&nbsp;WI on November 09, 2008, "The recently enacted rail safety law (HR 2095) also authorizes federal funding for TTCI to begin designing and building an above-ground rail tunnel and ..." (http://www.progressiverailroading.com/news/article.asp?id=18586)
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