Regulatory Updates

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  • Regulatory Update – Nov. 30, 2018

    On Nov. 30, 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published an interim final rule and request for comments on the exemption of airbag waste…

  • Regulatory Update – Nov. 16, 2018

    On Nov. 7, 2018, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) published a notice of rulemaking that makes changes…

  • Regulatory Update – Nov. 2, 2018

    On Oct. 30, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requested comments on an information collection request…

  • Regulatory Update – Oct. 19, 2018

    On Oct. 11, 2018, the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) published a draft update to safety standard CSA B625 on portable tanks for the transport of dangerous goods…

  • Regulatory Update – Oct. 5, 2018

    On Oct. 4, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a request for comment on a petition submitted by the American Trucking Associations…

  • Regulatory Update – Sept. 21, 2018

    On Sept. 21, 2018, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) published an information collection request (ICR) on the agency’s service delivery…

  • Regulatory Update – Sept. 7, 2018

    On Sept. 6, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a public listening session on potential changes to the hours-of-service…

  • Regulatory Update – Aug. 24, 2018

    On Aug. 24, 2018, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published notice announcing the availability of the “Traffic Records Program Assessment…

  • Regulatory Update – Aug. 10, 2018

    On Aug. 9, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published notice of its intent to request approval to revise and renew…

  • Regulatory Update – July 27, 2018

    On July 23, 2018, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published an extension to the comment period for the proposed information collection request…

  • Regulatory Update – July 13, 2018

    On June 30, 2018, Transport Canada published an amendment to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations…

  • Regulatory Update – June 29, 2018

    On June 29, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a proposed rule to revise the training requirements…

  • Regulatory Update – June 15, 2018

    On June 4, 2018, the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) released a draft of the updated safety standards on packaging, handling, offering for transport…

  • Regulatory Update – June 1, 2018

    On May 31, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced upcoming meetings of the Unified Carrier Registration…

  • Regulatory Update – May 18, 2018

    On May 17, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a final rule making a number of technical corrections…

  • Regulatory Update – May 3, 2018

    On May 2, 2018, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued an order imposing a civil penalty to Qal-Tek Associates LLC following a 2017 inspection that indicated…

  • Regulatory Update – April 23, 2018

    On April 18, 2018, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published a correction to the §571.217 Standard No. 217…

  • Regulatory Update – April 6, 2018

    On April 4, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice and request for comment on the agency’s plan to request approval from…

  • Regulatory Update – March 23, 2018

    On March 23, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a notice extending the waiver from the electronic logging device…

  • Regulatory Update – March 12, 2018

    On March 5, 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a notice of availability and request for comments on the agency’s proposed approval…

  • Regulatory Update – Feb. 23, 2018

    On Feb. 21, 2018, the Regulations Amending the Contraventions Regulations (Schedule XV) were published…

  • Regulatory Update – Feb. 9, 2018

    On Feb. 8, 2018, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) published a notice and request for comments on an information collection request…

  • Regulatory Update – Jan. 26, 2018

    On Jan. 25, 2018, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice announcing that the Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Plan Board…

  • Regulatory Update – Jan. 12, 2018

    On Jan. 12, 2018, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Office of the Secretary published its semiannual Regulatory and Deregulatory Agenda…