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Pennsylvania Statutes Title 36 P.S. Highways and Bridges § 3503.2. Definitions

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The following words and phrases when used in this act shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

“Authority.”  The Delaware River Port Authority.

“Compact” or “DRPA Compact.”  The Compact or agreement entered into by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of New Jersey creating the Delaware River Port Authority.

“International Trade Center Project.”  A project consisting of an office building, parking facilities, and other appurtenances, and located in the City of Camden, New Jersey, on the new Riverside Drive, between Mickle Boulevard and Federal Street.

“Regional Intermodal Transfer Facility.”  A project consisting of a rail facility, moving stock, and other necessary appurtenances, located in the City of Philadelphia within an area below the western terminus of the Walt Whitman Bridge.

“Regional Port Enhancement and Development Projects.”  The projects described as follows:

(1) The development of terminal facilities within the port district.  Terminal facility is defined in Article XIII of the DRPA Compact to include wharves, piers, slips, ferries, docks, drydocks, ship repair yards, bulkheads, dock walls, basins, carfloats, float-bridges, dredging equipment, radio receiving and sending equipment, grain or other storage elevators, warehouses, cold storage, tracks, yards, sheds, switches, connections, overhead appliances, bunker coal, oil and fresh water stations, markets, and every kind of terminal, storage or supply facility now in use to facilitate passenger transportation and for the handling, storage, loading or unloading of freight at terminals, and equipment, materials and supplies.

(2) A dredging project consisting of a study of future dredging needs of the Delaware River in conjunction with the Army Corps of Engineers, and the Authority being designated as the regional local sponsor for all cost-sharing projects that may be approved by the Federal Government in the future.

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