ANTICIPATED ECONOMIC EFFECTS OF THE SURFACE TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE ACT OF 1982

In this transcript of hearings before the subcommittee on transportation of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, testimony is given addressing the following issues: the impact of the tax structure implemented by Surface Transportation Assistance Act (STAA) on the trading industry; productivity gains experiences by the truck size and weight provisions in the STAA; legislative proposals which would alter the tax structure in the STAA; the effect of increased truck sizes and weights on the condition of roads and bridges and to what extent reasonable access should be permitted; and the Department of Transportation's preliminary report on alternative tax structures.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Transportation Held in Boise and Coeur D'Alene, Idaho, August 22-23, 1983.
  • Corporate Authors:

    United States Congress

    Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
    Washington, DC  United States  20510
  • Publication Date: 1983

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 329 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00395440
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 30 1985 12:00AM