Budgetary Impact Analysis for Executive Order Entitled “Expediting Environmental Reviews and Approvals for High Priority Infrastructure Projects”
Statement from Acting OMB Director Mark Sandy:
This executive order instructs relevant Federal departments and agencies to expedite environmental reviews and approvals for infrastructure projects deemed to be a high priority. Implementing this executive order would have a de minimis impact on costs and revenues to the Federal Government. It would have a de minimis impact on mandatory and discretionary obligations and outlays, as well as on revenues to the Federal Government, in the 5-fiscal year period beginning in fiscal year 2017. The agencies anticipated to be impacted by this executive order include the Executive Office of the President and any executive department or agency responsible for environmental review or approval of infrastructure projects.