- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
- The house has not voted
House Committee on Transportation and InfrastructureHighways and TransitRailroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous MaterialsIntroducedJanuary 26th, 2009
- house Committees
Bill DetailsOfficial information provided by the Congressional Research Service. Learn more or make a suggestion.
The Congressional Research Service writes summaries for most legislation. These summaries are listed here. Countable will update some legislation with a revised summary, title or other key elements.
To designate a rail right-of-way as a corridor for inter-suburban commuter rail, and for other purposes.
Requires the Secretary of Transportation to: (1) designate a rail right-of-way as a corridor for inter-suburban commuter rail based on certain qualifying factors and after a 30-day congressional review period; (2) provide technical assistance to expedite completion of inter-suburban rail service; and (3) prohibit increased usage of such corridor except to increase the availability of inter-suburban commuter rail.