96th Congress > House > Vote 1143

Date: 1980-09-09

Result: 343-20

Vote Subject Matter: Government Management / Regulation General Interest

Bill number: HR7235

Description: TO PASS H.R. 7235, REFORMING ECONOMIC REGULATION OF RAILROADS. (MOTION PASSED)

Bill summary: (Measure passed House, amended, roll call #534 (337-20)) Harley O. Staggers Rail Act of 1980 - Declares that the goals of this Act are: (1) to assist in rehabilitating the Nation's rail system to meet the demands of interstate commerce and national defense; (2) to reform Federal regulatory policy so as to preserve a safe and efficient rail system; (3) to assist the rail system to remain viable in the private sector of the economy; (4) to provide a regulatory process that balances the needs of (...show more)

Bill titles: A bill to reform the economic regulation of railroads, and for other purposes.

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