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Rail and Public Transportation Security Act of 2007

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security.

Rail and Public Transportation Security Act of 2007

report together with additional views (to accompany H.R. 1401) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security.

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    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Security measures -- United States,
  • Local transit -- Security measures -- United States,
  • Bus lines -- Security measures -- United States,
  • Transportation -- Security measures -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRept. / 110th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 110-65
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1 > ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14560120M
    OCLC/WorldCa123021194

    NEC FUTURE is the Federal Railroad Administration's (FRA) comprehensive plan for improving the Northeast Corridor (NEC) from Washington, D.C., to Boston, MA. Through NEC FUTURE, the FRA has worked closely with NEC states, railroads, stakeholders, .   Cleveland RTA The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) has been keeping Clevelanders moving for many generations. Public Transportation has an incredibly long and storied history in Cleveland. The RTA through its dozens of buses and trains help approximately , people travel on any given day in the Cleveland Area. The American Public Transportation Association is working to increase senior mobility on public transit through several avenues, such as development of best practices guidelines for transit providers. For example, the Easy Rider program encourages public transportation providers to improve the senior-friendliness of their services.


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