Interim Report on Status of Implementing the North American Free Trade Agreement’s Cross-Border Trucking Provisions
At the request of Senator Ernest Hollings and Representative Jim Oberstar, we provided a status report on the existing conditions related to inspection of commercial vehicles at the border between the United States and Mexico.
Development of the National Advanced Driving Simulator Resulted in Substantial Cost Increase and Schedule Delays
NHTSA did not effectively control the costs of the driving simulator, which grew to $80.8 million, more than twice the original estimate of $36.5 million.
Our audit of FHWA’s inactive obligations identified about $42 billion as of March 31, 2001. Of those, about 25,000 obligations, totaling about $2.6 billion, had been inactive for 18 months.
This report summarizes recommendations contained in our July 18th testimony before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the House Transportation and Infrastructure Highways and Transit Subcommittee.
The IG testified before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation and the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit regarding motor carrier safety at the U.S.-Mexico border.