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Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Railroad Grade Crossing Improvements

Washington, D.C., January 12, 2024 | Justin Harclerode (202) 225-9446
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Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Chairman Troy Nehls (R-TX) announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing focused on improving safety at highway-rail grade crossings. The hearing will be held at 10:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, January 18, 2024, in 2167 Rayburn House Office Building.

Witness List:

  • Hon. Amit Bose, Administrator, Federal Railroad Administration
  • Hon. Jennifer Homendy, Chair, National Transportation Safety Board
  • Ian Jefferies, President and CEO, Association of American Railroads
  • Hon. Michael Smith, Commissioner, Indiana Department of Transportation

    More information about the hearing, entitled “Oversight and Examination of Railroad Grade Crossing Elimination and Safety,” including witness testimony and a link to the live webcast, will be posted here as it becomes available.

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