THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY SYSTEM DESIGNATION ACT OF 1995

November 28, 1995, President Clinton signed landmark legislation that designates 260,000 km (160,955 mi) of roads as the National Highway System (NHS). The National Highway System Designation Act of 1995 releases NHS and Interstate Maintenance funds to the states for highway and other transportation projects that are important to the nation's economy, defense, and mobility. This article presents statements of President Clinton and Secretary of Transportation Pena regarding the NHS and the new legislation.

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  • Accession Number: 00720451
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 28 1996 12:00AM