1958 Eisenhower Draft Bill Nullifying the Byrd Test

1958 Eisenhower Draft Bill Nullifying the Byrd Test

August 18, 2019  | Jeff Davis

This is a draft bill sent by the Commerce Department to the Bureau of the Budget for legislative clearance on March 6, 1958 (together with draft cover letter to Congress) to waive application of the “Byrd Test” and approve the Interstate Cost Estimate for fiscal years 1960, 1961 and 1962.

Original documents located in the OF 141-B Highways and Thoroughfares (Roads) (16)” folder in Box 612 of the Official File Series, White House Central File, of the Eisenhower Records as President 1953-1961 in the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library, Abilene, Kansas.

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