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Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 22

December 04, 2015

On Friday, December 04, 2015, the President signed into law:

H.R. 22, the "Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act)," which authorizes budgetary resources for surface transportation programs for FYs 2016-2020; reauthorizes taxes that support the Highway Trust Fund through September 30, 2022, and expenditures from that Fund through October 1, 2020; reauthorizes the Export-Import Bank through September 30, 2019; and improves the Federal permit review process for major infrastructure projects.

Barack Obama, Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 22 Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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