49 U.S. Code § 24403 - Project management oversight
Project management oversight
(a)Project Management Plan Requirements.—To receive Federal financial assistance for a major capital project under this chapter, an applicant must prepare and carry out a project management plan approved by the Secretary of Transportation. The plan shall provide for—
adequate recipient staff organization with well-defined reporting relationships, statements of functional responsibilities, job descriptions, and job qualifications;
a budget covering the project management organization, appropriate consultants, property acquisition, utility relocation, systems demonstration staff, audits, and miscellaneous payments the recipient may be prepared to justify;
a change order procedure that includes a documented, systematic approach to handling the construction change orders;
organizational structures, management skills, and staffing levels required throughout the construction phase;
quality control and quality assurance functions, procedures, and responsibilities for construction, system installation, and integration of system components;
internal plan implementation and reporting requirements;
periodic updates of the plan, especially related to project budget and project schedule, financing, and ridership estimates; and
the recipient’s commitment to submit periodically a project budget and project schedule to the Secretary.
(c)Access to Sites and Records.—
2015—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 114–94 struck out subsec. (b) which related to secretarial oversight.
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