U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
The Secretary of the Treasury of the United States and the State Highway Departments:
Pursuant to title 23, United States Code, the Internodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991, section 9503 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, and the delegation of authority from the Secretary of Transportation to the Federal Highway Administrator, section 1.48 of title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, I certify--
First, that the Secretary of the Treasury has made the estimate required by section 9503(d) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and based on that estimate I have determined that the amount which can be apportioned for Donor State Bonus amounts for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1996, is $445,360,310 which is 100 per centrum of the amount authorized to be appropriated for that fiscal year by section 1013(c)(1)(A) of the Internodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 after taking a proportionate reduction as required by section 1003(c) of such statute.
Second, that in compliance with section 104(a) of title 23, United States Code, I have estimated that it will be necessary for administering the provisions of title 23 and for the highway research and studies, to deduct 3.75 per centum from the sum of $445,360,310 authorized to be appropriated for the fiscal year ending September 30,1996, and I have deducted said 3.75 per centum.
Third, that after making said deduction, I have computed the apportionment among donor States of the remainder of the amount authorized to be appropriated for the fiscal year endingSeptember 30, 1996, in the manner provided by section 1013(c)(2)(A) of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991.
Fourth, that one-half of the amounts apportioned herein are subject to the provision of section 133(d)(3) of title 23, United States Code, concerning the division of apportioned funds within a State.
Fifth, that such sums are adjusted as required by section 1003(c) of Public Law 102-240.
Sixth, that after said deduction the sums which are hereby apportioned to donor States, effective immediately, are respectively as follows: