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High Speed Rail Corridor Development Act of 2020

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116 HR 5805 IH: High Speed Rail Corridor Development Act of 2020
U.S. House of Representatives
2020-02-07
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I116th CONGRESS2d SessionH. R. 5805IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVESFebruary 7, 2020Mr. Costa (for himself, Mr. Cox of California, Mr. Moulton, Mr. Morelle, Mr. Cuellar, Mr. Soto, Mr. Crist, Mr. Castro of Texas, Mr. Correa, and Mr. Garamendi) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and InfrastructureA BILLTo reauthorize the high-speed rail corridor development program, and for other purposes.
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Short title
This Act may be cited as the High Speed Rail Corridor Development Act of 2020.
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High-speed rail corridor development
(a)
Competitive Grant Selection and Criteria for Grants
Section 26106(e) of title 49, United States Code, is amended— (1)by striking paragraph (2)(C)(i)(IV) and inserting the following: (IV)environmental benefits, including projects that involve the purchase of environmentally sensitive, fuel-efficient or electrified next generation, and cost effective passenger rail equipment;; and (2)by adding at the end the following: (5)
Priority
In awarding grants under the program, the Secretary shall give priority to an application that provides for a greater non-Federal share of the cost of a project relative to other applications.
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(b)
Set-Aside for projects with certain non-Federal share
Section 26106(f) of title 49, United States Code, is amended— (1)by striking The Federal share and inserting the following: (1)
In general
The Federal share
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(2)by adding at the end the following: (2)
Set-aside
In carrying out this section, the Secretary shall set aside for each fiscal year 50 percent of the funds made available to carry out this section for projects with a Federal share that does not exceed 50 percent of the project net capital cost.
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(c)
Authorization of appropriations
Section 26106(h) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: (h)
Authorization of appropriations
There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary to carry out this section— (1)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2021; (2)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2022; (3)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2023; and (4)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2024.
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Picture Name From Date Type
Jim Costa D-CA 02/07/2020 Sponsor
Darren Soto D-FL 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
C Ruppersberger D-MD 02/26/2020 Cosponsor
Seth Moulton D-MA 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Joseph Morelle D-NY 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
John Garamendi D-CA 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Henry Cuellar D-TX 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Charlie Crist D-FL 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
TJ Cox D-CA 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
J Correa D-CA 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
Joaquin Castro D-TX 02/07/2020 Cosponsor
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Date Branch Action
02/07/2020 President Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.Action By: House of Representatives
02/07/2020 President Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives
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(c)Authorization of appropriationsSection 26106(h) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: (h)Authorization of appropriationsThere are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary to carry out this section— (1)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2021; (2)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2022; (3)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2023; and (4)$8,000,000,000 for fiscal year 2024

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Cox of California, Mr

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