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Eno Transportation Weekly

Week of July 23, 2018

In This Issue

Airlines, Airports, Aviation, Aviation safety/security, Aviation workforce, Federal funding, Federal governance, Governance, Local governance, State governance, Unmanned aerial systems
FAA Bill May Slip to Mid-August in Senate
July 27, 2018 Although behind-the-scenes negotiations on the Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill (S. 1405) continued this week, the press of other business has made it unlikely that the legislation will make it to the Senate floor... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership [...]
Amtrak, Federal governance, Governance, Rail, Railroads
Federal Court Decision Opens Door For New FRA On-Time Performance Metrics
July 25, 2018 – Last Friday, a federal appeals court issued a new ruling in the seemingly never-ending saga of the railroad industry’s legal fight against metrics for on-time performance of Amtrak trains developed in 2009 by the Federal Railroad Administration and by Amtrak itself.
Amtrak, Federal governance, Governance, Rail, Rail safety, Railroads
Senate Questions STB and Amtrak Board of Directors Nominees on Safety and Pending Regulations
July 27, 2018 Yesterday, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation considered presidential nominees Rick Dearborn for the Amtrak Board of Directors and Martin Oberman for the Surface Transportation Board, for two unfilled rail ... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.
Amtrak, Appropriations, Aviation safety/security, Buses, Federal budget, Federal funding, Federal governance, Governance, Homeland security, National security
House Appropriations OKs FY19 Homeland Bill
July 27, 2018 The House Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal year 2018 Homeland Security appropriations bill this week, the last of the twelve FY19 bills to be considered in committee in either the House or Senate. The debate in committ... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check [...]
Amtrak, Appropriations, Automated vehicles, Aviation, Aviation safety/security, Bridges, electric vehicles, Federal funding, Federal governance, Freight, Governance, Highways, Maritime, Positive Train Control, Rail, Shared vehicles, Streets, Trucking, Unmanned aerial systems
Senate Floor Amendment Log – FY 2019 Transportation Appropriations
Senate Amendment Log – FY 2019 Department of Transportation Appropriations Updated through the close of business on July 31, 2018. The U.S. Senate is currently considering H.R. 6147, the House-passed Interior, Environment, Financial Services and Ge... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.
Amtrak, Federal governance, Governance, ports, Rail, Transit workforce
Capitol Hill Events – Week of July 30, 2018
Wednesday, August 1 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – full committee business meeting to consider several items including S. 2861 (rail crew protection), S. 3273 (port improvement grant program), and the Dearborn (Amtrak) and Oberman (STB) nominations (full agenda here)– 9:45 a.m., G-50 Dirksen.
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