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Assumption and Relinquishment of Direct Safety Oversight of Rail Fixed Guideway Public Transportation Systems (Fact Sheet)

These standard operating procedures describe FTA’s assumption and relinquishment process to temporarily assume direct administration of a State Safety Oversight Program (SSOP) if it is nonconforming, inadequate, or FTA uncovers serious risks/issues.

Last updated: Friday, May 11, 2018
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