49 CFR § 266.3 - Rail Service Assistance Program.

§ 266.3 Rail Service Assistance Program.

(a)Scope of the program. The Rail Service Assistance Program includes:

(1)Rail service continuation assistance;

(2)Acquisition assistance;

(3)Rehabilitation or improvement assistance;

(4)Substitute service assistance;

(5)Rail facility construction assistance;

(6)Planning assistance; and

(7) Program operations assistance.

(b)Special limitations on planning assistance and program operation assistance.

(1) A State is eligible to receive up to $100,000, or 5 percent of its entitlement, whichever is greater, as planning assistance; and

(2) A State is eligible to receive up to 5 percent of the total amount of funds granted to it each fiscal year under paragraphs (a)(1) to (5) of this section as program operation assistance.