Pennsylvania lawmakers now have legislation regarding a $12.8 billion, long-term lease agreement on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, but it remains to be seen whether Gov. Edward Rendell's privatization initiative will receive legislative approval.

The 75-year concession agreement proposal with Citi and Abertis Infraestructuras moved forward last week as Rep. Dwight Evans, D-Philadelphia, and Rep. Steve Cappelli, R-Williamsport, filed legislation in the House to authorize the transaction.

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