- Briefing Room
U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590
Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act or "FAST Act"
This FAST Act Fact Sheet has been superseded by a BIL NSFLTP Fact Sheet.
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* Subject to appropriation
The FAST Act establishes the Nationally Significant Federal Lands and Tribal Projects (NSFLTP) program to provide funding for the construction, reconstruction, and rehabilitation of nationally-significant projects on Federal or tribal lands.
FAST Act § 1123
Up to 90%. Federal funds, except those provided under Title 23 and 49, may be used for the non-Federal share. [FAST Act § 1123(g)]
The Secretary may provide financial assistance only for a single continuous project that—
Financial assistance received for a project may only be used for construction, reconstruction, and rehabilitation. Costs associated with project design are not eligible. [FAST Act § 1123(d)]
Any entity eligible to receive funding under the Tribal Transportation Program, Federal Lands Transportation Program, or Federal Lands Access Program [23 U.S.C. 202-204] is eligible under the NSFLTP program. In addition, a State, county, or local government may apply if sponsored by an eligible Federal land management agency or Indian tribe. [FAST Act § 1123(b)]
In reviewing applications for the NSFLTP program, the Secretary will consider the extent to which the project—