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 Bill Status of HR1002  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Renée Kosel - Tom Cross - Brent Hassert - Mark H. Beaubien, Jr. - Suzanne Bassi, Linda Chapa LaVia and George Scully, Jr.

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Synopsis As Introduced
Requests that a study be conducted on the traffic patterns and the necessary upgrades that will be needed to safely operate the EJ & E Line as part of the Canadian National Railway Company system. Urges the Canadian National Railway Company to acknowledge that the train traffic increases that they are proposing will put a significant burden on the citizens of the listed counties. Urges the U.S. Surface Transportation Board take into account the severity of the increases in rail traffic in the affected communities and to make decisions regarding this acquisition that will maximize the quality of life of the citizens within the listed counties.

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Renée Kosel
  2/15/2008HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tom Cross
  2/20/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/20/2008HouseAssigned to Railroad Safety Committee
  2/20/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Brent Hassert
  2/21/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark H. Beaubien, Jr.
  2/21/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Suzanne Bassi
  2/21/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/21/2008HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. George Scully, Jr.
  4/2/2008HouseRecommends Be Adopted - Lost Railroad Safety Committee; 002-003-000
  4/2/2008HouseRemains in Railroad Safety Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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