SRTA is governed by bylaws
adopted by its Board of Directors, providing a framework under which SRTA functions, as a regional transportation planning and programming agency.
Additionally, the Social Services Transportation Advisory Council (SSTAC), established under the requirements of the Transportation Development Act (TDA), is governed by a set of bylaws
. The SSTAC serves as an advisory body to SRTA regarding the transit needs of transit dependent and transit disadvantaged persons, including the elderly, handicapped, and persons of limited means.