Regulatory Updates

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  • Regulatory Update – Nov. 15, 2019

    On Nov. 15, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice and request for comments on the renewal of an information collection request…

  • Regulatory Update – Nov. 1, 2019

    On Oct. 31, 2019, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service published an interim final rule on hemp production. As required by the 2018 Farm Bill…

  • Regulatory Update – Oct. 18, 2019

    On Oct. 10, 2019, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published a notice and request for comments on an advance notice of proposed rulemaking…

  • Regulatory Update – Oct. 4, 2019

    On Oct. 4, 2019, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) published a notice of a modified system of records to update and reissue the National Registry of Certified…

  • Regulatory Update – Sept. 20, 2019

    On Sept. 19, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a 14-day extension of the comment period for the hours-of-service notice of proposed…

  • Regulatory Update – Sept. 6, 2019

    On Sept. 6, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a request for comments on a compliance date extension for the requirement that states…

  • Regulatory Update – Aug. 23, 2019

    On Aug. 22, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requested comments on a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to amend…

  • Regulatory Update – Aug. 9, 2019

    On Aug. 5, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requested comments on making the crash preventability determination program permanent…

  • Regulatory Update – July 26, 2019

    On July 23, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice and request for comments on an information collection request (ICR)…

  • Regulatory Update – July 12, 2019

    On July 12, 2019, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published a notice and request for comments on the extension of an information collection…

  • Regulatory Update – June 28, 2019

    On June 24, 2019, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Office of the Secretary, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and the Department of Energy (DOE) published…

  • Regulatory Update – June 14, 2019

    On June 12, 2019, Transport Canada published an electronic logging device (ELD) regulation requiring commercial motor vehicles to be equipped with an ELD…

  • Regulatory Update – May 31, 2019

    On May 30, 2019, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that the Advisory Committee on Human Trafficking will hold a teleconference meeting…

  • Regulatory Update – May 17, 2019

    On May 15, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice and request for comments on a pilot program to allow 18- to 21-year-old drivers…

  • Regulatory Update – May 3, 2019

    On May 1, 2019, Transport Canada published an amendment to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations. The amendment addresses…

  • Regulatory Update – April 19, 2019

    On April 15, 2019, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) published updates on special permit applications…

  • Regulatory Update – April 5, 2019

    On April 4, 2019, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) withdrew a proposed rule, originally published on June 21, 2012…

  • Regulatory Update – March 22, 2019

    On March 21, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced that the Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Plan Board of Directors will hold…

  • Regulatory Update – March 8, 2019

    On March 4, 2019, Transport Canada published a request for comments on proposed updates to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (TDGR). The changes…

  • Regulatory Update – Feb. 22, 2019

    On Feb. 21, 2019, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice and request for comment on an application from WestRock…

  • Regulatory Update – Feb. 8, 2019

    On Feb. 6, 2019, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) that allows South Dakota the opportunity to update routes…

  • Regulatory Update – Jan. 25, 2019

    On Jan. 17, 2019, CVSA submitted comments to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in opposition to a joint exemption request from…

  • Regulatory Update – Jan. 11, 2019

    On Dec. 31, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice of proposed rulemaking that would amend the hazardous materials safety…