Factbox: Roads, bridges and airports: details of Biden's $1 trillion infrastructure bill

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U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks astir his Build Back Better docket and the bipartisan infrastructure deal, with Vice President Kamala Harris astatine his side, during a code from the East Room of the White House successful Washington, U.S., October 28, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo

WASHINGTON, Nov 5 (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives was poised connected Friday to ballot connected a measure that would boost spending connected roads, bridges, broadband and different proscription infrastructure, a centerpiece of Democratic President Joe Biden's home agenda.

If it passes, the Senate-approved bill would caput to Biden's table to motion into law.

Here are large elements of the package:


- Roads, bridges and large projects: $110 billion

- Passenger and freight rail: $66 billion

- Broadband net infrastructure: $65 billion

- Water infrastructure, specified arsenic eliminating pb pipes: $55 billion

- Public transit: $39.2 billion

- Electrical grid improvements: $73 billion

- Resiliency, including flood and wildfire mitigation, ecosystem restoration, weatherization and cybersecurity: $47.2 billion

- Electric conveyance chargers and different infrastructure: $7.5 billion

- Cleaning up polluted sites, reclaiming abandoned mines, plugging lipid and state wells: $21 billion

- Electric schoolhouse buses, low-emission buses and ferries: $7.5 billion

- Reconnecting inner-city neighborhoods that were divided by freeways oregon different proscription lines: $1 billion

- Airport attraction and improvements: $25 billion

- Port and waterway improvements: $17 billion


- Applying accusation reporting requirements to cryptocurrency: $28 billion

- Reinstating Superfund fees: $14.5 billion

Reporting by Andy Sullivan, David Morgan and Makini Brice; Editing by Scott Malone and Jonathan Oatis

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