19A NCAC 02B .0310 RECIPIENTS OF FUNDS ‑ PL (METROPOLITAN PLANNING) FUNDS
Metropolitan Planning Funds appropriated to the state shall be allocated to the organization recognized by the Governor, through an official designation, as having accepted responsibility for transportation planning for the urbanized area. Urbanized areas are those areas of over 50,000 population, as identified by the U.S. Bureau of Census in the latest available decennial census or special census taken since the decennial census, and required by the United States Department of Transportation to maintain a comprehensive transportation planning process.
History Note: Authority 23 U.S.C. 104(f); 23 U.S.C. 134; G.S. 136‑18(12); 143B‑350(f),(g);
Eff. July 1, 1978;
Amended Eff. July 26, 1993;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 6, 2016.