INTERMODAL SURFACE TRANSPORTATION EFFICIENCY ACT OF 1991. A SUMMARY. TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING IN A NEW ERA. ISSUE PAPERS FOR THE ITE 1992 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA

The purpose of the Act is briefly stated, and its provisions are listed and discussed: the National Highway System; flexibility for state and local government in determining transportation solutions; funding for new technologies; funding from private sector; funds for mass transit; highway funds; highway safety program; and uniformity in state reporting practices. The paper then focuses on each of 8 titles of the bill: surface transportation; highway safety; federal transit act amendments of 1991; motor carrier act of 1991; intermodal transportstion; research; air transportation; extension of highway-related taxes; and highway trust fund.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1992-3

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 43-68

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00624125
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 4 1993 12:00AM