Updated September 2019
This document provides advice regarding the annual calculation of maintenance of effort (MOE) required of the states to qualify for three of the Section 405 grant programs. The advisory is based on the official NHTSA Guidance and includes MOE report examples from five states.
Each state is responsible for calculating its MOE in a manner that it believes meets the statutory requirement, using its best available information.
In September 2019, this document was updated to reflect the latest NHTSA Guidance, issued in August 2019.