To expedite the deployment of highway construction projects, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ``414 Plan Act of 2011''.
SEC. 2. SUSPENSION OF FEDERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS.
(a) In General.--Except as provided by subsection (b), the requirements of Federal laws and regulations, including the prevailing rate of wage requirements specified in section 113 of title 23, United States Code, shall not apply to any Federal-aid highway or highway safety construction project. (b) Exceptions.--Subsection (a) shall not apply to Federal laws and regulations relating to, as determined by the Secretary of Transportation-- (1) the safety or durability of a highway facility; or (2) public or workplace safety. (c) Sunset.--This section shall cease to be effective after the last day of the 5-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act.
SEC. 3. FEDERAL REQUIREMENTS REGARDING BICYCLE TRANSPORTATION AND PEDESTRIAN WALKWAYS.
(a) Repeal of Protection of Nonmotorized Transportation Traffic Requirement.--Section 109(m) of title 23, United States Code, is repealed. (b) Repeal of Transportation Enhancement Allocation.--Section 133(d)(2) of title 23, United States Code, is repealed. (c) Repeal of Bicycle Transportation and Pedestrian Walkways Authorizations and Requirements.--Section 217 of title 23, United States Code, and the item relating to such section in the analysis for chapter 2 of that title, are repealed. (d) Planning Requirements.-- (1) General requirements.--Sections 134(c)(2) and 135(a)(2) of...