In subsection (a), before clause (1), the words "consistent with national transportation policies" after "develop standards and criteria" are omitted as unnecessary because of section 302 of the revised title. The words "Based on experience" are substituted for "in the light of experience", and the words "shall prescribe" are substituted for "be promulgated by the", to conform to other sections of the revised title. The words "from time to time" after "shall revise" are omitted as unnecessary. The words "This subsection does not apply to" are substituted for "except such proposals as are concerned with" for clarity. In clause (1), the words "a department, agency, or instrumentality of the Government" are substituted for "Federal agencies" for clarity and consistency. Similar conforming changes are made throughout the section. The word "services" after "provide transportation" is omitted as unnecessary. In clause (2), the words "48 contiguous States" are substituted for "contiguous United States" for clarity.The text of 49:1656(a) (last par.) that provided that the Secretary of Transportation was a member of the Water Resources Council on matters pertaining to navigation features of water resource projects is omitted as superseded because 42:1962(a) gave the Secretary membership on the Council without limitation.In subsection (b)(2), the words "unit of" before "governments" are omitted as surplus. In clause (3), the word "thereafter" after "send" is omitted as surplus.
|HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES|
|Source (U.S. Code)||Source (Statutes at Large)|
|305(a)||49:1656(a) (less next-to-last par.).||Oct. 15, 1966, Pub. L. 89-670, §7 (less (a) next-to-last par.), 80 Stat. 941.|
|305(b)||49:1656 (less (a)).|
REFERENCES IN TEXTSection 304 of this title, referred to in subsec. (a), was amended generally by Pub. L. 112-141, div. A, title I, §1314(a), July 6, 2012, 126 Stat. 547.