Insurer Reporting Requirements; Reports under 49 U.S.C. on Section 33112(c), 13276 [E8-4939]

Download as PDF 13276 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 49 / Wednesday, March 12, 2008 / Notices the terms and conditions of the exemption; (2) the exemption has resulted in a lower level of safety than was maintained before it was granted; or (3) continuation of the exemption would not be consistent with the goals and objectives of 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315. If the exemption is still effective at the end of the 2-year period, the person may apply to FMCSA for a renewal under procedures in effect at that time. Issued on: March 6, 2008. Larry W. Minor, Associate Administrator for Policy and Program Development. [FR Doc. E8–4950 Filed 3–11–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–EX–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [NHTSA–04–20484] Insurer Reporting Requirements; Reports under 49 U.S.C. on Section 33112(c) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice of Availability. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces publication by NHTSA of the annual insurer report on motor vehicle theft for the 2002 reporting year. Section 33112(h) of Title 49 of the U.S. Code, requires this information to be compiled periodically and published by the agency in a form that will be helpful to the public, the law enforcement community, and Congress. As required by section 33112(c), this report provides information on theft and recovery of vehicles; rating rules and plans used by motor vehicle insurers to reduce premiums due to a reduction in motor vehicle thefts; and actions taken by insurers to assist in deterring thefts. ADDRESSES: Interested persons may obtain a copy of this report or read background documents by going to http://regulations.dot.gov at any time or to Room W12–140 on the ground level of the West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC, 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. Requests should refer to Docket No. 2004–20484. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Carlita Ballard, Office of International Policy, Fuel Economy and Consumer Programs, NHTSA, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE., Washington, DC 20590. Ms. VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:30 Mar 11, 2008 Jkt 214001 Ballard’s telephone number is (202) 366–0846. Her fax number is (202) 493– 2990. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Motor Vehicle Theft Law Enforcement Act of 1984 (Theft Act) was implemented to enhance detection and prosecution of motor vehicle theft (Pub. L. 98–547). The Theft Act added a new Title VI to the Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act, which required the Secretary of Transportation to issue a theft prevention standard for identifying major parts of certain high-theft lines of passenger cars. The Act also addressed several other actions to reduce motor vehicle theft, such as increased criminal penalties for those who traffic in stolen vehicles and parts, curtailment of the exportation of stolen motor vehicles and off-highway mobile equipment, establishment of penalties for dismantling vehicles for the purpose of trafficking in stolen parts, and development of ways to encourage decreases in premiums charged to consumers for motor vehicle theft insurance. This notice announces publication by NHTSA of the annual insurer report on motor vehicle theft for the 2002 reporting year. Section 33112(h) of Title 49 of the U.S. Code, requires this information to be compiled periodically and published by the agency in a form that will be helpful to the public, the law enforcement community, and Congress. As required by section 33112(h), this report focuses on the assessment of information on theft and recovery of motor vehicles, comprehensive insurance coverage and actions taken by insurers to reduce thefts for the 2002 reporting period. Section 33112 of Title 49 requires subject insurers or designated agents to report annually to the agency on theft and recovery of vehicles, on rating rules and plans used by insurers to reduce premiums due to a reduction in motor vehicle thefts, and on actions taken by insurers to assist in deterring thefts. Rental and leasing companies also are required to provide annual theft reports to the agency. In accordance with 49 CFR 544.5, each insurer, rental and leasing company to which this regulation applies must submit a report annually not later than October 25, beginning with the calendar year for which they are required to report. The report would contain information for the calendar year three years previous to the year in which the report is filed. The report that was due by October 25, 2005 contains the required information for the 2002 calendar year. Interested persons may obtain a copy of individual PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 insurer reports for CY 2002 by contacting the U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Management, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., West Building, Room W12–140 ground level, Washington, DC 20590–001. Requests should refer to Docket No. 2004–20484. The annual insurer reports provided under section 33112 are intended to aid in implementing the Theft Act and fulfilling the Department’s requirements to report to the public the results of the insurer reports. The first annual insurer report, referred to as the section 612 Report on Motor Vehicle Theft, was prepared by the agency and issued in December 1987. The report included theft and recovery data by vehicle type, make, line, and model which were tabulated by insurance companies and, rental and leasing companies. Comprehensive premium information for each of the reporting insurance companies was also included. This report, the seventeenth, discloses the same subject information and follows the same reporting format. Issued on: March 7, 2008. Stephen R. Kratzke, Associate Administrator for Rulemaking. [FR Doc. 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 49 (Wednesday, March 12, 2008)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E8-4939]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

[NHTSA-04-20484]


Insurer Reporting Requirements; Reports under 49 U.S.C. on 
Section 33112(c)

AGENCY: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 
Department of Transportation.

ACTION: Notice of Availability.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces publication by NHTSA of the annual 
insurer report on motor vehicle theft for the 2002 reporting year. 
Section 33112(h) of Title 49 of the U.S. Code, requires this 
information to be compiled periodically and published by the agency in 
a form that will be helpful to the public, the law enforcement 
community, and Congress. As required by section 33112(c), this report 
provides information on theft and recovery of vehicles; rating rules 
and plans used by motor vehicle insurers to reduce premiums due to a 
reduction in motor vehicle thefts; and actions taken by insurers to 
assist in deterring thefts.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons may obtain a copy of this report or read 
background documents by going to http://regulations.dot.gov at any time 
or to Room W12-140 on the ground level of the West Building, 1200 New 
Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC, 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., 
Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. Requests should refer 
to Docket No. 2004-20484.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Carlita Ballard, Office of 
International Policy, Fuel Economy and Consumer Programs, NHTSA, 1200 
New Jersey Ave., SE., Washington, DC 20590. Ms. Ballard's telephone 
number is (202) 366-0846. Her fax number is (202) 493-2990.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Motor Vehicle Theft Law Enforcement Act 
of 1984 (Theft Act) was implemented to enhance detection and 
prosecution of motor vehicle theft (Pub. L. 98-547). The Theft Act 
added a new Title VI to the Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings 
Act, which required the Secretary of Transportation to issue a theft 
prevention standard for identifying major parts of certain high-theft 
lines of passenger cars. The Act also addressed several other actions 
to reduce motor vehicle theft, such as increased criminal penalties for 
those who traffic in stolen vehicles and parts, curtailment of the 
exportation of stolen motor vehicles and off-highway mobile equipment, 
establishment of penalties for dismantling vehicles for the purpose of 
trafficking in stolen parts, and development of ways to encourage 
decreases in premiums charged to consumers for motor vehicle theft 
insurance.
    This notice announces publication by NHTSA of the annual insurer 
report on motor vehicle theft for the 2002 reporting year. Section 
33112(h) of Title 49 of the U.S. Code, requires this information to be 
compiled periodically and published by the agency in a form that will 
be helpful to the public, the law enforcement community, and Congress. 
As required by section 33112(h), this report focuses on the assessment 
of information on theft and recovery of motor vehicles, comprehensive 
insurance coverage and actions taken by insurers to reduce thefts for 
the 2002 reporting period.
    Section 33112 of Title 49 requires subject insurers or designated 
agents to report annually to the agency on theft and recovery of 
vehicles, on rating rules and plans used by insurers to reduce premiums 
due to a reduction in motor vehicle thefts, and on actions taken by 
insurers to assist in deterring thefts. Rental and leasing companies 
also are required to provide annual theft reports to the agency. In 
accordance with 49 CFR 544.5, each insurer, rental and leasing company 
to which this regulation applies must submit a report annually not 
later than October 25, beginning with the calendar year for which they 
are required to report. The report would contain information for the 
calendar year three years previous to the year in which the report is 
filed. The report that was due by October 25, 2005 contains the 
required information for the 2002 calendar year. Interested persons may 
obtain a copy of individual insurer reports for CY 2002 by contacting 
the U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Management, 1200 New 
Jersey Avenue, SE., West Building, Room W12-140 ground level, 
Washington, DC 20590-001. Requests should refer to Docket No. 2004-
20484.
    The annual insurer reports provided under section 33112 are 
intended to aid in implementing the Theft Act and fulfilling the 
Department's requirements to report to the public the results of the 
insurer reports. The first annual insurer report, referred to as the 
section 612 Report on Motor Vehicle Theft, was prepared by the agency 
and issued in December 1987. The report included theft and recovery 
data by vehicle type, make, line, and model which were tabulated by 
insurance companies and, rental and leasing companies. Comprehensive 
premium information for each of the reporting insurance companies was 
also included. This report, the seventeenth, discloses the same subject 
information and follows the same reporting format.

    Issued on: March 7, 2008.
Stephen R. Kratzke,
Associate Administrator for Rulemaking.
 [FR Doc. E8-4939 Filed 3-11-08; 8:45 am]
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