Goal:Insure Federal funds are
used to foster integration of ITS systems being deployed at the State
and local level.
Requirements:State and local
departments of transportation must develop a Regional ITS Architecture
(RA) which conforms to the National Architecture, and use a systems
engineering analysis for ITS project development
Implementation:FHWA Rule and FTA
Policy effective April 8, 2005, although some project-level requirements
became effective April 8, 2001.