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ISTEA and SAFTEA: Transportation Legislation
A review of the ISTEA and SAFTEA landmark U.S. transportation legislation.
# 127904 | 2,000 words | 22 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Political Science (U.S.) , Law (General)

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The paper describes landmark U.S. transportation legislation -ISTEA and SAFTEA - and their impact upon national intermodal surface transport systems.

From the Paper:

"The Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) of ... was signed into law by President George H. W. Bush and would establish a new vision for surface transportation in the United States. This landmark bill has been characterized by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) as embodying President Bush's vision and direction for national transportation policy, maintaining and expanding the nation's transportation system, fostering a sound financial base for a strong and competitive industry, promoting safety, protecting the environment and advancing U.S. technology..."

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ISTEA and SAFTEA: Transportation Legislation (2008, December 01) Retrieved July 10, 2020, from

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"ISTEA and SAFTEA: Transportation Legislation" 01 December 2008. Web. 10 July. 2020. <>