Undated USDOT draft reauthorization bill Obtained by
To authorize passenger rail, highway infrastructure and safety, transit, motor carrier, andother surface transportation programs, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) SHORT TITLE.--This Act may be cited as the "Transportation OpportunitiesAct".(b) TABLE OF CONTENTS.--The table of contents of this Act is as follows:Sec. 1. Short title; Table of Contents.Sec. 2. Definitions.TITLE I--NATIONAL HIGH PERFORMANCE RAIL SYSTEMSec. 1101. Purpose and objectives.Sec. 1102. Passenger rail system.Sec. 1103. Obligation ceiling.Sec. 1104. Buy America.Sec. 1105. Miscellaneous rail provisions.Sec. 1106. Miscellaneous corrections, revisions, and repeals.TITLE II--SURFACE TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE REFORMSubtitle A--Accelerating Project DeliverySec. 2001. Project Delivery Acceleration Initiative.
Sec. 2002. Efficiencies in Contracting.
Sec. 2003. Application of categorical exclusions for multi-modal projects.Sec. 2004. Integration of planning and environmental review.Sec. 2005. National Environmental Policy Act process reforms.Sec. 2006. Clarified eligibility for early acquisition activities prior tocompletion of NEPA review.Sec. 2007. Alternative relocation payment demonstration program.Sec. 2008. Surface transportation project delivery program.Sec. 2009. State assumption of responsibilities for categorical exclusions.Sec. 2010.
Local Transportation Project Delivery Acceleration Pilot Program.Subtitle B--Infrastructure Financing; Freight Policy