2017

Click on the headings below to view the full regulatory update for that date.

  • Regulatory Updates – April 14, 2017

    On April 14, 2017, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a public listening session to solicit information on issues related to highly automated commercial vehicles (HACVs).

  • Regulatory Updates – March 31, 2017

    On March 30, 2017, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) issued a final rule to amend the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) by making changes to shipping names, hazard classes, packing groups, special provisions, packaging authorizations, air transport quantity limitations and vessel stowage requirements.

  • Regulatory Updates – March 17, 2017

    On March 16, 2017, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a notice of its plan to submit an information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for its review and approval.

  • Regulatory Updates – March 3, 2017

    On March 3, 2017, FMCSA announced that the Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Board of Directors will meet on March 14, 2017.

  • Regulatory Updates – Feb. 16, 2017

    On Feb. 8, 2017, Public Citizen, the Natural Resources Defense Council and the AFL-CIO filed a lawsuit challenging President Trump’s Executive Order, “Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs.”

  • Regulatory Updates – Feb. 3, 2017

    On Feb. 1, 2017, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice delaying the effective date for a final rule creating minimum entry-level driver training standards.

  • Regulatory Updates – Jan. 20, 2017

    On Jan. 18, 2017, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) issued an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) to establish vapor pressure limits for all Class 3 hazardous materials during their transportation.

  • Regulatory Updates – Jan. 6, 2017

    On Dec. 30, 2016, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a notice of its plan to submit an information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for its review and approval.