23 CFR 771.101 - Purpose.

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§ 771.101 Purpose.

This regulation prescribes the policies and procedures of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for implementing the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 as amended (NEPA), and supplements the NEPA regulation of the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), 40 CFR parts 1500 through 1508 (CEQ regulation). Together these regulations set forth all FHWA, FTA, and Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements under NEPA for the processing of highway and public transportation projects. This regulation also sets forth procedures to comply with 23 U.S.C. 109(h), 128, 138, 139, 325, 326, 327, and 49 U.S.C. 303, 5301, and 5323.

[74 FR 12527, Mar. 24, 2009, as amended at 78 FR 8982, Feb. 7, 2013]

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Title 23 published on 2015-04-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 23 CFR Part 771 after this date.

  • 2015-11-20; vol. 80 # 224 - Friday, November 20, 2015
    1. 80 FR 72624 - Environmental Impact and Related Procedures
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Highway Administration, Federal Transit Administration
      Notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM).
      Comments must be received on or before January 19, 2016.
      23 CFR Parts 771 and 774