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American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA)

Updated: 02/11/2013

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act was signed into law on February 17, 2009. The Act requires that the public be informed of how their money is used for economic recovery.  The law ensures accountability and transparency through a number of reporting requirements.  Through this page, the Railroad Commission of Texas will connect the public with the most up-to-date reporting information to ensure that the public is aware of how funds awarded to the Commision are used and that those funds are used appropriately.  Please check here regularly to see the latest updates. 

The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) expects to receive $16,817,143 to support various efforts to address energy priorities, such as the use of alternative fuel vehicles and energy assurance planning, while ensuring that the use of funds is open, transparent and accountable.

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA)
Items and Descriptions Amounts
CFDA 81.086 Conservation Research and Development Texas Alternative Fuel Fleet Pilot Program
CFDA 81.041 State Energy Program – Transportation Efficiency Program, Alternative Fuels Project $3,092,080.00
CFDA 81.122 Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Research, Development and Analysis – Energy Assurance Planning $810,289.41
CFDA 15.934 ARRA—Abandoned Mine Hazard Mitigation $381,694.00

For general questions or comments concerning the ARRA at the Railroad Commission, please contact us at arra@rrc.state.tx.us.