H.R.1419: Bridge to Jobs Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about transportation and public works
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Sponsor Janice Hahn, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Democrats)
Introduced April 9, 2013
Latest Major Action April 10, 2013
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Bill Summary

Bridge to Jobs Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to provide grants to states to repair or replace bridges the Federal Highway Administration has found to be structurally deficient.

Allows states to use the grants to cover costs directly or indirectly related to the repair or replacement of such bridges, including administrative expenses and job training costs.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 10, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
April 9, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.