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Integrating Land Use and Transportation Planning - Requirements in Statute and Regulation

The laws governing the federal transportation planning process are found in Title 23 of the United States Code, Sections 134 and 135 (23 USC 134 and 135). The regulations derived from those laws which further define the planning requirements are contained in Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations, Section 450 (23 CFR 450). Both the statute and regulations include references to the role of land use considerations and related issues when transportation stakeholders, elected officials, and the public make decisions regarding the maintenance, operations, and expansion of transportation systems.

23 USC

23 CFR 450

(The citations below do not reflect changes in regulations due to passage of MAP-21.)

Updated: 11/1/2013
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