Federal environmental law
Federal environmental law means any Federal law, regulation, or Executive Order (E.O.) under which the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has responsibilities for environmental review, consultation, or other action with respect to the review or approval of a highway, railroad, public transportation, or multimodal project. The Federal environmental laws for which a State may assume the responsibilities of the Secretary under this Program include the list of laws contained in Appendix A to this part.
23 CFR § 773.103
Unless otherwise specified in this part, the definitions in 23 U.S.C. 101 and 49 U.S.C., are applicable to this part. As used in this part: