May 26, 2016 – The House Appropriations Committee on May 24 approved a bill funding the U.S. Department of Transportation for fiscal year 2017 by a voice vote.
Eno Transportation Weekly
May 20, 2016 – The U.S.
List of Amendments Adopted in the Senate to the Transportation Portions of the FY17 Transportation-HUD Appropriations Bill
May 20, 2016 The just-passed Senate appropriations bill for the U.S. Department of Transportation for fiscal year 2017 contains a provision that would rescind $2.211 billion in unobligated contract authority for the federal-aid highway program app… Sorry – you don’t have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.
May 20, 2016 – On May 18, a House subcommittee approved legislation that would allow the U.S. Department of Transportation to spend$77.9 billion in fiscal year 2017.
May 17, 2016 – The House Appropriations Committee has released the draft “chairman’s mark” version of the panel’s fiscal year 2017 Transportation and Housing appropriation bill. The Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing Appropriations is scheduled to mark up the bill at 11:30 Wednesday morning in room 2358-A Rayburn.
May 17, 2016 – Debate on the Senate’s version of the fiscal 2017 Transportation-HUD appropriations bill (Senate amendment #3896 to H.R. 2577) continued yesterday and will resume today.
May 16, 2016 – In addition to a full calendar of I-Week events designed to help promote awareness of the importance of infrastructure, both chambers of Congress are poised to make clear this week how much money will be spent by the federal government on transportation infrastructure next year.
May 12, 2016 – After a two-week wait, the U.S. Senate at 3:10 p.m. today finally took up the annual appropriations bill funding the U.S.
April 19, 2016 – Earlier today, the Senate Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing Appropriations approved a draft bill providing the fiscal year 2017 appropriations for the U.S.
The Obama Administration claims that its request for new discretionary appropriations for the Transportation-Housing appropriations bill for fiscal year 2017 is $50.3 billion. But the Appropriations Committees of Congress are likely to say that the discretionary request is somewhere between $64.5 billion and $66.9 billion.
November 19, 2015 – Yesterday’s House-Senate conference meeting went exactly as predicted in yesterday’s ETW Express, and now the surface transportation reauthorization bill is on the schedule predicted in that article, with staff meeting constantly in hopes of getting a one-page “big picture” framework nailed down by the end of this week and then getting the whole legislative package negotiated, drafted and passed by at least one chamber of Congress by December 4. We will have more on that in this week’s forthcoming full issue of Eno Transportation Weekly, so this morning Express will focus on the other side of the funding equation – yesterday’s action on the Senate floor relating to the fiscal 2016 Transportation-Housing appropriations bill (H.R.
November 18, 2015 – Transportation funding legislation will take big steps forward in two different venues today, as the joint House-Senate conference committee on the surface transportation reauthorization bill (H.R. 22) holds its first (and likely only) public meeting today at 10 a.m.
November 6, 2015 – Now that the budget deal finalized last week has given them revised spending totals for fiscal year 2016, the House and Senate Appropriations Committees are quietly working towards finalizing an omnibus appropriations bill for fiscal year 2016.