H.R.6052 - Saving Energy Through Public Transportation Act of 2008
To promote increased public transportation use, to promote increased use of alternative fuels in providing public transportation, and for other purposes. view all titles (4)
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- Short: Saving Energy Through Public Transportation Act of 2008 as introduced.
- Official: To promote increased public transportation use, to promote increased use of alternative fuels in providing public transportation, and for other purposes. as introduced.
- Short: Saving Energy Through Public Transportation Act of 2008 as reported to house.
- Short: Saving Energy Through Public Transportation Act of 2008 as passed house.
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|Latest Amendment||Status||Purpose View All Amendments |
|H.Amdt 1106||Pass||An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 110-734 to allow funds authorized in section 3 of the bill (regarding grants to improve public transportation services) to be used by states to establish or expand commuter matching services to provide commuters with information about alternatives to single occupancy vehicle use.|
|H.Amdt 1105||Pass||An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 110-734 to amend section 7 (federal share for fixed guideway stations) to create a 100% Federal share for park-and-ride lots that serve fixed route commuter bus routes of more than 20 miles in length.|
|H.Amdt 1104||Pass||An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 110-734 to provide an exception to section 526 of the Energy Independence and Security Act (regarding procurement and acquisition of alternative fuels) by exempting contracts for generally available fuels that are not predominantly produced from noncontroversial petroleum sources if (1) the contract does not require the contractor to provide alternative fuels, (2) the purpose of the contract is not to obtain an alternative fuel, and (3) the contract does not provide incentives for a refinery upgrade or expansion to allow a refinery to use or increase its use of fuel from a nonconventional petroleum source.|
|Latest Actions View All Actions |
|Jun 27, 2008||Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.|
|Jun 26, 2008||The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 6052.|
|Jun 26, 2008||Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|