Reauthorization of the Urban Mass Transit Act
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Reauthorization of the Urban Mass Transit Act hearings before the Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, second session, on the preparation for major new mass transit legislation ... August 7, 1990--Los Angeles, CA; August 8, 1990--San Jose, CA by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. -- Urban Mass Transportation Administration,
  • Federal aid to transportation -- United States,
  • Urban transportation -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Local transit -- Finance -- Law and legislation -- United States

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Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg -- 101-1121
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 416 p. :
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14431492M

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The Urban Mass Transportation Act of is a U.S. federal statute. The Act initiates for the large scale public and public rail projects. The Act for the same provides funds to all cities and states. The Act for carrying on the object provides $ million dollar. The Act provides a capital grants for upto 50% of the cost of transit improvements. The Citizens’ Guide to Transportation Reauthorization by Randal O’Toole Randal O’Toole is a senior fellow with the Cato Institute and author of the forthcoming book, Gridlock: Why We’re. GAO discussed the Federal Highway Administration (FHwA), the Urban Mass Transportation Administration, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and proposed legislation concerning future federal transportation spending, consolidation of highway programs, increased funding for mass transit and highways, and the outlook for highway safety. Urban Mass Transportation Act may refer to: Now it is called Federal Transit Act. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Urban Mass Transportation Act. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the.

8. The National Mass Transportation Assistance Act of 9. The Surface Transportation Act of A Troubled Coalition: The Transit Act That Never Was Federal Mass Transit Policy in the Age of Reagan, The Urban Mass Transportation Act at 20 The Federal Mass Transit Programs, The Urban Mass Transportation Act of (Pub.L. 88–, USC Ti Chapter 53) provided $ million for large-scale urban public or private rail projects in the form of matching funds to cities and Urban Mass Transportation Administration (now the Federal Transit Administration) was provided capital grants for up to 50% of the cost of transit improvements.   Yet Congress is not likely to give up federal funding of transit in this reauthorization. The principles outlined in this analysis will promote more efficient use of transit funds, benefiting both.   The beginning of the end for private transit came in with the Urban Mass Transit Act. The act promised federal capital grants to public agencies that took over private transit companies. Within a decade, the private transit industry was virtually wiped out, replaced almost completely by tax-subsidized public agencies.