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2009 Regular Session
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Senator Starr
Regular Sponsors:
Bill Title: Relating to public borrowing for commuter rail transportation; appropriating money; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Authorizes issuance of lottery bonds and distribution of moneys to Hillsboro and Forest Grove to pay for construction or expansion of commuter rail transportation between Hillsboro and Forest Grove.
Creates Hillsboro-Forest Grove Commuter Rail Project Fund. Continuously appropriates moneys in fund to Department of Transportation. Directs department to use moneys in fund to further economic development by distributing moneys to Hillsboro and Forest Grove to pay costs for commuter rail transportation system. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2009.
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Fiscal Impact: May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Revenue Impact: May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Senate Committee On Business and Transportation
Current Subcommittee:
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