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STATUS OF THE FEDERAL HIGHWAY TRUST FUND 1/
As of September 30, 2001

Line Graph - Status of the Federal Highway Trust Fund. Click here for income in billions in chart.


In billions for Chart
  Transition quarter removed from this set of colums to make chart consistent.  
Year Total Income Outlays Balance
1957
1.48
0.96
0.51
1958
2.04
1.51
1.04
1959
2.08
2.61
0.52
1960
2.53
2.94
0.11
1961
2.79
2.61
0.29
1962
2.95
2.78
0.47
1963
3.29
3.01
0.74
1964
3.53
3.64
0.64
1965
3.66
4.02
0.28
1966   1/
3.92
3.96
0.24
1967
4.45
3.97
0.72
1968   1/  2/
4.42
4.17
0.98
1969  1/
4.68
4.15
1.52
1970  1/
5.46
4.37
2.61
1971
5.72
4.68
3.65
1972
5.52
4.69
4.48
1973
5.91
4.81
5.59
1974 1/
6.67
4.59
7.66
1975
6.77
4.84
9.59
1976
5.99
6.52
9.07
1977
7.3
6.14
10.16
1978
7.56
6.05
11.67
1979
8.04
7.15
12.56
1980
7.64
9.21
10.99
1981
7.43
9.17
9.25
1982
7.82
8.03
9.04
1983
8.85
8.83
9.06
1984
11.53
10.38
10.21
1985
12.9
12.75
10.36
1986
13.3
14.18
9.48
1987
12.72
12.8
9.41
1988
13.64
14.03
9.01
1989
15.13
13.6
10.55
1990
13.45
14.37
9.62
1991
15.3
14.68
10.24
1992
16.57
15.51
11.3
1993
16.86
16.64
11.52
1994
17
19.01
9.51
1995
19.37
19.47
9.42
1996
22.69
19.99
12.11
1997
21.31
20.85
12.57
1998
24.3
20.34
16.53
1999
33.82
23.13
19.2
2000
30.34
26.99
22.55
2001
26.91
29.09
20.37
2002
27.98
32.21
16.13

1/ The Fund was created June 29, 1956, by the enactment of the Highway Revenue Act of 1956.

2/ The Mass Transit Account was established April 1, 1983, by the Surface Transportation Assistance Act of 1982.

3/ The Highway Trust Fund ceased earning interest effective October 1, 1998, per section 9004(a) of TEA-21.


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