Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21) Program Consolidation

Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets
Subcommittee on Transportation and Public Assets
Hearing Date: December 8, 2015 2:00 pm 2247 Rayburn House Office Building

PURPOSE:

• To determine the status of implementation of key provisions of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21).
• To identify what needs to be done to secure the benefits of program consolidation and other provisions addressing efficiency and effectiveness.

BACKGROUND:

• MAP-21, enacted in 2012, included several provisions intended to increase efficiency and effectiveness in administration of surface transportation programs.
• The Act consolidated or eliminated nearly 70 Department of Transportation programs, transformed surface transportation programs by moving toward a national performance-based approach, and reformed the project approval and delivery process for highway and transit projects.

 

Witnesses and testimonies

Name Title Organization Panel Document
Mr. David S. Zachry Chairman American Road and Transportation Builders Association Document
The Honorable Carlos Swonke Director, Environmental Affairs Texas Department of Transportation Document
Mr. Thomas G. Echikson Chief Counsel, Federal Highway Administration U.S. Department of Transportation Document

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