Federal Highway Administration December 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Buy America Waiver Notification
Document Number: 2017-28150
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-28
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice provides information regarding FHWA's finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for iron and steel components of Georgia Ports Authority (GPA)-procured Rail Mounted Gantry (RMG) cranes that will increase intermodal capacity at the Garden City Terminal in Garden City, Georgia. These iron and steel components are not manufactured (from melting to coating) in the United States in sufficient and reasonably available quantities and of a satisfactory quality. This notice follows FHWA's November 20, 2017, notice finding that a Buy America waiver is appropriate for 33 specific iron and steel components of the GPA Project by adding new items to the list of waived products.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for a New Information Collection
Document Number: 2017-28034
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-28
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval for a new information collection, which is summarized below under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Tribal Transportation Self-Governance Program; Negotiated Rulemaking Committee Meeting
Document Number: 2017-27439
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-12-21
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
As required by the Negotiated Rulemaking Act, the Secretary of Transportation announces a meeting of the Tribal Transportation Self- Governance (TTSGP) Negotiated Rulemaking Committee. The meeting is open to the public.
Productive and Timely Expenditure of Funds
Document Number: 2017-27270
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-19
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces the FHWA website, ``FAST Act Section 1421Programmatic Approaches to Project Delivery,'' where information and guidance on improving project delivery is consolidated to encourage implementation of approaches, techniques, and best practices to facilitate the productive, effective, and timely expenditure of title 23, United States Code, funds. Consistent implementation of the information and guidance provided on the website will serve to assist Federal-aid recipients in effectively using Federal funds by avoiding unnecessary, costly project delays and minimizing project cost overruns.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for a New Information Collection
Document Number: 2017-27178
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-18
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval for a new information collection, which is summarized below under Supplementary Information. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in California
Document Number: 2017-27046
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-18
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA, on behalf of Caltrans, is issuing this notice to announce actions taken by Caltrans that are final within the meaning of agency law. The actions relate to a proposed highway project, Interstate 15, from post mile 18.3 to post mile 21.0, in the City of Lake Elsinore, in the County of Riverside, State of California. Those actions grant licenses, permits, and approvals for the project.
Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Idaho
Document Number: 2017-26946
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-15
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice announces actions taken by the FHWA. The actions relate to a proposed highway project, US 20/26 Corridor Study, Junction I-84 to Eagle Road in Ada and Canyon Counties in the State of Idaho, FHWA Project Number STP-3230(106), Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) Key Number 07826.
Surface Transportation Project Delivery Program; TxDOT Audit #4 Report
Document Number: 2017-26947
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-14
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Project Delivery Program allows a State to assume FHWA's environmental responsibilities for review, consultation, and compliance for Federal highway projects. When a State assumes these Federal responsibilities, the State becomes solely responsible and liable for carrying out the responsibilities it has assumed, in lieu of FHWA. Prior to the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act of 2015, the Program required semiannual audits during each of the first 2 years of State participation to ensure compliance by each State participating in the Program. This notice announces and solicits comments on the fourth audit report for the Texas Department of Transportation's (TxDOT) participation in accordance with these pre-FAST Act requirements.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments for the Renewal of an Information Collection
Document Number: 2017-26266
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-06
Agency: Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
The FHWA invites public comments about our intention to request approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for a new information collection, which is summarized below under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. We are required to publish this notice in the Federal Register by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.