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      house Committees
      House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Highways and Transit
      Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
      Aviation
      Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
      House Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedJune 4th, 2009

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Title

National Freight Mobility Infrastructure Act

Official Title

To establish a program to improve freight mobility in the United States, to establish the National Freight Mobility Infrastructure Fund, and for other purposes.

Summary

National Freight Mobility Infrastructure Act - Directs the Secretary of Transportation to establish a program to award grants, on a competitive basis, to states and designated entities for projects to improve the efficiency of freight mobility in the United States. Establishes the National Freight Mobility Infrastructure Fund to carry out projects under this Act. Amends the Internal Revenue Code to impose a tax on taxable ground transportation of property equal to 1% of the fair market value of such transportation. Requires deposit into the Fund of amounts equivalent to the tax imposed on taxable ground transportation of property.

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