- July 31, 2015 — President Obama signed H.R. 3236, The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015, which guarantees the Highway Trust Fund through October 29.
- July 30, 2015 — The U.S. Senate passed H.R. 22, the legislative vehicle for the Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy (DRIVE) Act, which contains both a freight formula program and merit-based grant programs. The Assistance for Freight Grant Program is multimodal and freight-only, a first for the country.
- July 15, 2015 — The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 3038, “The Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II,” an $8 billion measure that would extend the solvency of the Highway Trust Fund until December 18, 2015.
- July 14, 2015 — The Federal Maritime Commission released “U.S. Container Port Congestion & Related International Supply Chain Issues: Causes, Consequences & Challenges,” an overview of the four regional discussions organized by the FMC last fall.