The transportation bill is 599 pages long and contains a 91 page summary. More detailed analysis will be coming out over the coming weeks.
The bill will make some stakeholders happy and others not so much, but the bill does have a number of provisions that modernize federal transportation policy and set the stage for more visionary advancements in the next bill.
Week in Federal Transportation News|
Congress is conducting an in-state work period this week and is in legislative recess.
The House also passed a fiscal year 2013 transportation spending bill.
If you would like to read the surface transportation bill, I have included the links for your viewing pleasure :)
Here is a link to the new surface transportation bill:
And the link to the Summary: