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BGOV Bill Summary: H.R. 3684, Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal (2)

Aug. 2, 2021, 6:44 PMUpdated: Nov. 5, 2021, 2:14 PM

Surface transportation programs would be reauthorized for five years, through fiscal 2026, while additional funding would be authorized for energy, water, and broadband infrastructure, under the Senate-passed version of H.R. 3684.

The legislation—which its sponsors say would increase spending on infrastructure by $550 billion over five years—would extend highway, safety, transit, rail, and research programs that are typically included in surface transportation reauthorizations and are operating under a short-term extension through Dec. 3.

It also includes provisions to address climate change, codify parts of a Trump-era policy on environmental reviews, impose domestic content requirements, authorize programs to enhance the ...