49 U.S. Code § 24906 - Eliminating highway at-grade crossings
Eliminating highway at-grade crossings
(a)Plan.—In consultation with the States on the main line of the Northeast Corridor, the Secretary of Transportation shall develop a plan not later than September 30, 1993, to eliminate all highway at-grade crossings of the main line by not later than December 31, 1997. The plan may provide that eliminating a crossing is not required if—
(b)Amtrak’s Share of Costs.—
Amtrak shall pay 20 percent of the cost of eliminating each highway at-grade crossing under the plan.