|Introduced in House||Passed House||Introduced in Senate||Passed Senate||To President||Became Law|
High Speed Rail Corridor Development Act of 2020
116 HR 5805 IH: High Speed Rail Corridor Development Act of 2020 U.S. House of Representatives 2020-02-07 text/xml EN Pursuant to Title 17 Section 105 of the United States Code, this file is not subject to copyright protection and is in the public domain. 1. This Act may be cited as the. High Speed Rail Corridor Development Act of 2020 2. (a) 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) 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. . (b) Section 26106(f) of title 49, United States Code, is amended— (1) by strikingThe Federal shareand inserting the following: (1) The Federal share ; and (2) by adding at the end the following: (2) 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. . (c) Section 26106(h) of title 49, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: (h) 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. .
|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|