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PTASP Checklist for Bus Transit


The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is providing the Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan (PTASP) Checklist for Bus Transit to assist with the development of Agency Safety Plans (ASP) for bus transit modes. Use of this checklist is voluntary. The checklist is intended for use by States and operators of public transportation systems that are required to draft an ASP in accordance with 49 CFR Part 673.
This version is a fillable PDF. It also includes columns for ASP page numbers and comments. If you would like an editable Microsoft Word version, please contact the Technical Assistance Center at

Version 3 of this checklist includes the current Bipartisan Infrastructure Law PTASP requirements at 49 U.S.C § 5329(d).  For more information on Bipartisan Infrastructure Law safety requirements, see FTA's webpage or email 


Effective Date: Monday, March 20, 2023
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