As part of H.R. 2095, the Railroad Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (RSIA), Congress has required positive train control (PTC) be installed on all trains operating on track that hosts passenger service. This section of the website will provide frequent updates on deadlines as they become known, news stories concerning PTC, and different documents that will prepare railroad companies for upcoming changes.
Important Dates - This page contains all dates and deadlines that have been outlined in the RSIA. Check back often, as dates will be added here as they become available.
Important Documents - Federal legislation and association documentation relating to the PTC regulations are located on this page.
Important Topics - A library of articles and topics that will provide an ASLRRA perspective on PTC issues.