Federal & State Compliance

SCAG is responsible for fulfilling certain state and federal requirements, including, among others, those applicable requirements related to federal Transportation Conformity Regulations, air quality management plans/state implementation plansEnvironmental Justice, Intergovernmental Review (Executive Order 12372), the California Environmental Quality Act, and California’s Regional  Housing Needs Assessment program (Gov. Code 65584).

Upcoming Events & Meetings

Jun
03

San Bernardino RTP/SCS Open House

Jun 03, 2015; 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
@ SANBAG Santa Fe Depot, Tile Room, 1170 W. 3rd St., San Bernardino, CA 92410
Jun
04

Executive Administration Committee Meeting

Jun 04, 2015; 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
@ SCAG Main Office
Jun
04

Community, Economic and Human Development Committee Meeting

Jun 04, 2015; 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
@ SCAG Main Office
News and Announcements
Active Transportation Open Streets & Temporary Events Call for Projects is Now Open
Posted May 12, 2015
As part of a Regional Active Transportation Safety and Encouragement Campaign, SCAG is offering an...
SCAG Spotlight E-Newsletter: April 2015 Special Edition
Posted April 30, 2015
SCAG's Spotlight E-Newsletter Special Edition for April.

Federal & State Compliance Related Links
California State law requires SCAG to determine the existing and projected regional housing needs, and also required by law to determine each jurisdiction’s share of the regional housing need in the six-county SCAG region.
CEQA, or the California Environmental Quality Act, is a statute that requires state and local agencies to identify the significant environmental impacts of their actions and to avoid or mitigate those impacts, if feasible.
Executive Order 12372, "Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs," was issued with the desire to foster the intergovernmental partnership and strengthen federalism by relying on State and local processes for the coordination and review of...
Executive Order 12372, "Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs," was issued with the desire to foster the intergovernmental partnership and strengthen federalism by relying on State and local processes for the coordination and review of...
A key feature of MAP-21 is the establishment of a performance- and outcome-based program.​
A key feature of MAP-21 is the establishment of a performance- and outcome-based program.​
On February 11, 1994, President Clinton signed Executive Order 12898, creating a federal Environmental Justice (EJ) program to address EJ in minority and low-income populations.  Environmental Justice is defined in California statute as, "The fair...
The California RTP Guidelines includes a section on performance measures.​
The STIP is the biennial five-year plan adopted by the Commission for future allocations of certain state transportation funds for state highway improvements, intercity rail, and regional highway and transit improvements.  The Draft 2014 STIP...
Federal clean air laws require areas with unhealthy levels of ozone, inhalable particulate matter, carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, and sulfur dioxide to develop plans, known as State Implementation Plans (SIPs).  SIPs are comprehensive plans that...