S.294 - Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008

A bill to reauthorize Amtrak, and for other purposes. view all titles (6)

All Bill Titles

  • Short: Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008 as passed house.
  • Official: A bill to reauthorize Amtrak, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007 as introduced.
  • Short: Surface Transportation and Rail Security Act of 2007 as introduced.
  • Short: Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007 as reported to senate.
  • Short: Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2007 as passed senate.

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Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [39]
 
S.Amdt 3490 Offered
S.Amdt 3489 Pass To authorize a passenger rail study.
S.Amdt 3488 Pass To express the sense of the Senate regarding the need to maintain Amtrak as a national passenger rail system.
Latest Actions View All Actions [34]
 
Jul 23, 2008Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill and House requests a conference.
Jul 22, 2008The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Science and Technology for consideration of secs. 105 and 305 of the Senate bill, and modifications committed to conference: Gordon, Wu, and Gingrey.
Jul 22, 2008The Speaker appointed conferees - from the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for consideration of the Senate bill and the House amendment, and modifications committed to conference: Oberstar, Brown, Corrine, Cummings, Capuano, Bishop (NY), Napolitano, Lipinski, Braley (IA), Arcuri, Mica, Petri, LaTourette, Brown (SC), Shuster, Diaz-Balart, M., and Westmoreland.

Latest Vote

Result: Bill Passed - October 30, 2007

Roll call number 400 in the Senate

Question: On Passage of the Bill S. 294

 

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