Senate committee OKs 8th short-term extension of the highway bill
| September 13, 2011 |
A Senate committee approved on Sept. 8 a short-term extension of the highway spending bill that authorizes Congress to collect the federal gas tax, according to a report in The Hill.
The measure is an eighth extension of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) that was expired in 2009.
More From: Construction News
Do you want some tips to stay safe on the job site?
Equipment World has created an entire section devoted to safety.
Here are the most recent tips we've posted: