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DOT/FTA RIN: 2132-AB02 Publication ID: 2012 
Title: +Major Capital Investment Projects (RRR) 
Abstract: This rulemaking would create a new regulatory framework for FTA´s evaluation and rating of projects seeking funding under the discretionary New Starts and Small Starts programs authorized by 49 U.S.C. 5309. Specifically, this rulemaking would simplify the measures for assessing the mobility improvements and cost-effectiveness of projects; would place greater emphasis on the environmental benefits of projects and the effects of projects on local economic development; would clarify the criteria for assessing the local financial commitment of project sponsors; would streamline the evaluation process for projects that remain within a certain envelope of cost and scope during the project development process; and would provide a very quick evaluation process for certain types of projects seeking funding under the Small Starts program. 
Agency: Department of Transportation(DOT)  Priority: Economically Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: Yes  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 49 CFR 611 
Legal Authority: 49 USC 5309 
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
Final  Statutory  Final Rule by April 7, 2006.  04/07/2006 
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
ANPRM  06/03/2010  75 FR 31383 
Comment Period End  08/02/2010   
NPRM  01/25/2012  77 FR 3848 
NPRM Comment Period End  03/26/2012   
Final Rule  12/00/2012   
Additional Information: Includes Retrospective Review under Executive Order 13563. Anticipated cost savings: FTA estimates current overall New and Small Starts annual paperwork burden hours to be approximately 275 hours for each of the estimated 135 respondents totaling 37,070 hours and annual costs totaling $2,780,250. The proposals in the NPRM and accompanying proposed guidance, if adopted, would modify the time required to prepare and submit an applications. Thus, FTA estimates burden hours would be approximately 260 hours for each of the estimated 135 respondents totaling 35,070 hours and annual costs totaling $2,630,250. These and other paperwork requirement trade-offs were an express objective in developing this NPRM. SB - N IC - N SLT - Y This item emcompasses the third and fourth FTA item in the August RRR plan.
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Information URL: www.regulations.gov   Public Comment URL: www.regulations.gov  
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Scott Biehl
Senior Counsel
Department of Transportation
Federal Transit Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE,
Washington , DC 20590
Phone:202-366-0826
Email: scott.biehl@dot.gov

 
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