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Expanded Emergency Declaration Under 49 CFR § 390.23 No. 2020-002 (Relating to COVID-19)

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions Related to the FMCSA Emergency Declaration 03/19/2020:   https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/emergency/frequently-asked-questions-related-fmcsa-emergency-declaration-03192020

Notice to State Drivers Licensing Agencies of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Policy Regarding Effect of Actions during COVID-19 Emergency
https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/emergency/notice-state-drivers-licensing-agencies-federal-motor-carrier-safety-administrations

Notice of Enforcement Discretion – Emergency Declaration 2020-002 – COVID-19 – 03-20-2020
https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/emergency/notice-enforcement-discretion-emergency-declaration-2020-002-covid-19-03-20-2020

DHS Guide on Essential Workers:   https://www.cisa.gov/publication/guidance-essential-critical-infrastructure-workforce

General Information regarding TSA Enrollment Services:    https://www.tsa.gov/sites/default/files/esvp_covid-19-faqs-03202020.pdf

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 

EXPANDED EMERGENCY DECLARATION
UNDER 49 CFR § 390.23
No. 2020-002

THE FIFTY UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

The President has declared a nationwide emergency pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 5191(b), and pursuant to 49 CFR § 390.23(a)(l)(i), an emergency exists that warrants an exemption from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR), except as otherwise restricted by this Emergency Declaration. Such emergency is in response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreaks and their effects on people and the immediate risk they present to public health, safety and welfare in the fifty States and the District of Columbia. This Declaration addresses National emergency conditions that create a need for immediate transportation of essential supplies, equipment and persons, and provides necessary relief from the FMCSR for motor carriers and drivers engaged in the transport of essential supplies, equipment and persons. Read More»