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Download as PDF sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 15198 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 68 / Monday, April 9, 2018 / Notices Gilbert M. Rosas, (AZ); Kim A. Shaffer, (PA). The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2011–0378. Their exemptions are applicable as of April 17, 2018, and will expire on April 17, 2020. As of April 18, 2018, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 12 individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the vision requirement in the FMCSRs for interstate CMV drivers (79 FR 10606; 79 FR 10607; 79 FR 10608; 79 FR 10609; 79 FR 10610; 79 FR 10611; 79 FR 22003; 81 FR 20435; 81 FR 28131): Thomas R. Abbott (TN) Thomas Benavidez, Jr. (ID) Gary A. Budde (IL) David L. Dykes (FL) Daniel Fedder (IL) Mark La Fleur (MD) Dennis A. Lindner (MN) Michael Nichols (GA) Dino J. Pires (CT) Anthony S. Poindexter (MD) John B. Theres (IL) Robert S. Waltz (ME) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2014–0002. Their exemptions are applicable as of April 18, 2018, and will expire on April 18, 2020. As of April 23, 2018, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following two individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the vision requirement in the FMCSRs for interstate CMV drivers (68 FR 74669; 69 FR 10503; 71 FR 6829; 73 FR 6242; 73 FR 15254; 73 FR 16950; 75 FR 20881; 77 FR 17115; 79 FR 17641; 81 FR 20435): Thomas R. Hedden, (IL); Douglas A. Mendoza, (MD). The drivers were included in docket numbers FMCSA–2003–16564; FMCSA–2007–0071. Their exemptions are applicable as of April 23, 2018, and will expire on April 23, 2020. As of April 27, 2018, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following six individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the vision requirement in the FMCSRs for interstate CMV drivers (75 FR 9480; 75 FR 22176; 77 FR 17108; 79 FR 17642; 79 FR 17643; 81 FR 20435): Chad L. Burnham (ME) David A. Christenson (NV) Paul K. Leger (NH) Martin L. Reyes (IL) Gerald L. Rush, Jr. (NJ) Larry W. Winkler (MO) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2009–0011. Their VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:06 Apr 06, 2018 Jkt 244001 exemptions are applicable as of April 27, 2018, and will expire on April 27, 2020. As of April 28, 2018, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following nine individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the vision requirement in the FMCSRs for interstate CMV drivers (81 FR 17237; 81 FR 52516): Lee R. Boykin (TX) Steven W. Day (MO) Roger M. Dunaway (KY) Hugo N. Guitterrez (IN) William J. Kanaris (NY) Ronnie L. McHugh (KS) Donald P. Ruckinger (PA) Eddie Walker (NC) Trent Wipf (SD) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2015–0351. Their exemptions are applicable as of April 28, 2018, and will expire on April 28, 2020. IV. Conditions and Requirements The exemptions are extended subject to the following conditions: (1) Each driver must undergo an annual physical examination (a) by an ophthalmologist or optometrist who attests that the vision in the better eye continues to meet the requirements in 49 CFR 391.41(b)(10), and (b) by a certified Medical Examiner, as defined by 49 CFR 390.5, who attests that the driver is otherwise physically qualified under 49 CFR 391.41; (2) each driver must provide a copy of the ophthalmologist’s or optometrist’s report to the Medical Examiner at the time of the annual medical examination; and (3) each driver must provide a copy of the annual medical certification to the employer for retention in the driver’s qualification file or keep a copy of his/ her driver’s qualification if he/her is self-employed. The driver must also have a copy of the exemption when driving, for presentation to a duly authorized Federal, State, or local enforcement official. The exemption will be rescinded if: (1) The person fails to comply with 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. V. Preemption During the period the exemption is in effect, no State shall enforce any law or regulation that conflicts with this exemption with respect to a person operating under the exemption. PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 VI. Conclusion Based upon its evaluation of the 113 exemption applications, FMCSA renews the exemptions of the aforementioned drivers from the vision requirement in 49 CFR 391.41(b)(10), subject to the requirements cited above. In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, each exemption will be valid for two years unless revoked earlier by FMCSA. Issued on: April 2, 2018. Larry W. Minor, Associate Administrator for Policy. [FR Doc. 2018–07185 Filed 4–6–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–EX–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration [Docket No. FMCSA–2007–29035; FMCSA– 2008–0293; FMCSA–2009–0242; FMCSA– 2011–0277; FMCSA–2011–0278; FMCSA– 2013–0184; FMCSA–2013–0187; FMCSA– 2013–0190; FMCSA–2015–0336; FMCSA– 2015–0337] Qualification of Drivers; Exemption Applications; Diabetes Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of final disposition. AGENCY: FMCSA announces its decision to renew exemptions for 178 individuals from its prohibition in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) against persons with insulin-treated diabetes mellitus (ITDM) from operating commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) in interstate commerce. The exemptions enable these individuals with ITDM to continue to operate CMVs in interstate commerce. DATES: Each group of renewed exemptions were applicable on the dates stated in the discussions below and will expire on the dates stated in the discussions below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Christine A. Hydock, Chief, Medical Programs Division, 202–366–4001, fmcsamedical@dot.gov, FMCSA, Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Room W64–224, Washington, DC 20590–0001. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., e.t., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. If you have questions regarding viewing or submitting material to the docket, contact Docket Services, telephone (202) 366–9826. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Electronic Access You may see all the comments online through the Federal Document E:\FR\FM\09APN1.SGM 09APN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 68 / Monday, April 9, 2018 / Notices Management System (FDMS) at: https:// www.regulations.gov. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments, go to http// www.regulations.gov and/or Room W12–140 on the ground level of the West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., e.t., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Privacy Act: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 553(c), DOT solicits comments from the public to better inform its rulemaking process. DOT posts these comments, without edit, including any personal information the commenter provides, to https://www.regulations.gov, as described in the system of records notice (DOT/ALL–14 FDMS), which can be reviewed at https://www.dot.gov/ privacy. II. Background On December 11, 2017, FMCSA published a notice announcing its decision to renew exemptions for 178 individuals from the insulin-treated diabetes mellitus prohibition in 49 CFR 391.41(b)(3) to operate a CMV in interstate commerce and requested comments from the public (82 FR 58258). The public comment period ended on January 10, 2018, and no comments were received. As stated in the previous notice, FMCSA has evaluated the eligibility of these applicants and determined that renewing these exemptions would achieve a level of safety equivalent to or greater than the level that would be achieved by complying with the current regulation 49 CFR 391.41(b)(3). The physical qualification standard for drivers regarding diabetes found in 49 CFR 391.41(b)(3) states that a person is physically qualified to drive a CMV if that person has no established medical history or clinical diagnosis of diabetes mellitus currently requiring insulin for control. III. Discussion of Comments FMCSA received no comments in this preceding. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES IV. Conclusion Based upon its evaluation of the 178 renewal exemption applications and comments received, FMCSA confirms its’ decision to exempt the following drivers from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce in 49 CFR 391.64(3): In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following groups of drivers received renewed exemptions in VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:06 Apr 06, 2018 Jkt 244001 the month of December and are discussed below: As of December 1, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following nine individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (74 FR 48338; 74 FR 62883; 80 FR 74196): Charles E. Boyd (NE) Warren B. Copple, Jr. (MI) Hernan Hernandez (CT) Jeffrey E. Kiehl (MI) Jesus G. Maesse (TX) Jackson R. Olive (NY) Thomas N. Pico (PA) Jon C. Thomas (MT) Dennis M. Thyfault (UT) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2009–0242. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 1, 2017, and will expire on December 1, 2019. As of December 10, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following six individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (73 FR 63042; 73 FR 75163; 80 FR 74196): Herschel J. Crawford (AK) James E. Gaines (NJ) Allan D. Gralapp (IA) Scott L. Halm (OH) Dean A. Sullivan (KY) Lawrence W. Thomas (AR) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2008–0293. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 10, 2017, and will expire on December 10, 2019. As of December 15, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 35 individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (80 FR 70067; 81 FR 6326): Ramon Becerra (IN) Steven J. Bloemker (OH) Billy J. Bookout (OK) David M. Brady (NE) William G. Bush (IL) Gene D. Carey, Jr. (PA) James C. Decker (CA) Thomas C. Eklund (OR) Rodney L. Forrister, Jr. (MI) Ronald J. Gasper (SD) Jeremy J. Giesbrecht (IN) Ethan T. Heideman (MN) David T. Issler (NY) Todd D. Jacquin (NC) Mark C. Kucharski (CO) PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15199 Philip M. LaPierre (ME) Mary J. Martin (PA) Terry J. Miller (WI) Marvin K. Mosley (SC) Eric Nieves, Jr. (NY) George W. Pottle, IV (ME) Charles R. Ratcliff, Jr. (VA) Joseph B. Ribitzki (AR) Roger D. Richey (IN) Michael G. Sanchez (CA) Guido J. Scarafoni (MA) Jeffrey M. Schleisman (IA) Sanampreet Singh (CA) Joshua A. Snyder (WV) Leonard Tawahongva (AZ) Edward M. Taylor (NE) Donald L. Trogdon (ID) Lazario R. Watkins (NC) Eric J. Watson (NY) William T. White (WA) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2015–0336. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 15, 2017, and will expire on December 15, 2019. As of December 17, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 51 individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (78 FR 63298; 78 FR 76397; 80 FR 74196): Toni Benfield (SC) Peter J. Benz (FL) Robert J. Berger, III (PA) Daniel A. Bryan (PA) Travis D. Clarkston (IN) Romero Coleman (WI) Michael L. Collins (WA) Stephen A. Cronin (FL) Steven M. Dent (IA) John S. Duvall (PA) Robert S. Engel (IN) Steven M. Ference (CT) David W. Foster (TN) Francis M. Garlach, III (PA) Allen D. Goddard (MO) Brian L. Gregory (IL) Alfonso Grijalva (CA) Jason E. Jacobus (KY) Bobby H. Johnson (GA) Kevin E. Kneff (MO) Margaret Lopez (NY) John D. May (KS) Mike C. McDowell (TX) Charles B. McKay (FL) Norman C. Mertz (PA) Travis F. Moon (GA) Ronald Mooney (ID) Martin J. Mostyn (OH) Floyd P. Murray, Jr. (UT) Steven D. Nowakowski (MD) Gary D. Peters (NE) Mark A. Pille (IA) Stephen Plesz (CT) Glen E. Pozernick (ID) E:\FR\FM\09APN1.SGM 09APN1 sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 15200 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 68 / Monday, April 9, 2018 / Notices Jody R. Prause (MI) Walter A. Przewrocki, Jr. (PA) Andrew Quaglia (NY) Stanley A. Sabin (KY) Joseph F. Schafer, Jr. (PA) Gary A. Sjokvist (ND) Gary L. Snelling (AL) Charles W. Sterling (WA) Thomas L. Stoudnour (PA) Matthew S. Thompson (PA) Robin S. Travis (CO) James R. Troutman (PA) William R. Van Gog (WA) Charles S. Watson (IL) William E. Wyant, III (IA) Mark A. Yurian (MT) David M. Zanicky (PA) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2013–0187. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 17, 2017, and will expire on December 17, 2019. As of December 19, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 24 individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (72 FR 62514; 72 FR 71996; 76 FR 64165; 76 FR 78718; 80 FR 74196): Robin R. Baumgartner (WI) Joseph K. Beasley (GA) Glenn W. Burke (NY) David P. Charest (FL) Derek E. Dowling (PA) Donald E. Dupke, Jr. (IN) Donald N. Ellis (IN) Tim E. Holmberg (WI) Russell D. Jordan (ND) Warren D. Knabe (NE) Jackie L. Lane (TX) Dennis L. Lorenz (IN) Robert J. Malone (NJ) Toni A. Moore (AR) Clayton A. Powers (CA) Dennis R. Scheel (SD) Michael K. Schulist (MI) Andrew P. Shirk (MS) Jerry L. Smit (MN) Reese L. Sullivan (TX) Robert M. Walker (PA) Robert E. Weiss (MI) Robert A. Wild (OR) Randy L. Wyant (OH) The drivers were included in docket numbers FMCSA–2007–29035; FMCSA–2011–0277. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 19, 2017, and will expire on December 19, 2019. As of December 22, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 11 individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (76 FR 66120; 76 FR 79759; 80 FR 74196): VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:06 Apr 06, 2018 Jkt 244001 Lennie D. Cook (OH) David R. Cornelius (IL) Scott A. Edwards (PA) Ronald J. Ezell (MO) Marcus M. Gagne (ME) David P. Govero (MO) Christopher A. Jones (WY) Donald R. McClure, Jr. (PA) Clyde G. Rishel, Jr. (PA) Kurt Schneider (VT) Douglas O. Sundby (ND) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2011–0278. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 22, 2017, and will expire on December 22, 2019. As of December 24, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 12 individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (78 FR 64267; 78 FR 77784; 80 FR 74196): Theeir L. Coleman (VA) William I. Harbolt (MT) Ryan L. Harrier (MI) Larry W. Hines (NM) Mark G. Kahler (TX) Michael W. McCrary (GA) Sean T. McMahon (WI) David S. Monroe (KS) John E. Parker (KS) David G. Schultz (PA) Donald A. Spivey (TN) Jerry D. Zimmerman (ND) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2013–0184. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 24, 2017, and will expire on December 24, 2019. As of December 29, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 26 individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (80 FR 74190; 81 FR 6332): Michael E. Adrieansen (IL) Samuel M. Balis (PA) Dwight J. Banks (IL) David R. Bauman, III (MI) Dustin D. Brown (WI) Thomas W. Camp (VA) Nathan G. Carnes (OR) Damiano DiFlorio (NJ) Sammy N. Fox (PA) Matthew D. Fox (IN) Chadwick E. Gainey (FL) Jamal A. George (OH) John M. Halm (WA) William R. Hardy (MI) Craig A. Hendrickson (IL) Darold W. Mahlstedt (IA) Robert L. McConnell (PA) Randall T. Mitchell (AL) PO 00000 Frm 00076 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Shawn P. O’Malley (WA) Kenneth W. Phillips (IN) Jakob K. Siler (WA) Darren G. Steil (IA) Richard E. Wagner (MN) John F. Wesoloski, Jr. (ND) Levon Wright, Sr. (FL) Tadeusz S. Wrzesinki (PA) The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2015–0337. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 29, 2017, and will expire on December 29, 2019. As of December 30, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following three individuals have satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (80 FR 74190; 81 FR 6332): Cris A. Brown, (MI); Vincenzo A. Cortese, (CT); Keith R. Miller, (WV). The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA–2013–0190. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 30, 2017, and will expire on December 30, 2019. As of December 31, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, Gary L. Crawford (OH) has satisfied the renewal conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (78 FR 65034; 79 FR 3917; 80 FR 74196). This driver was included in docket number FMCSA–2013–0190. The exemption is applicable as of December 31, 2017, and will expire on December 31, 2019. In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31315, each exemption will be valid for two years from the effective date unless revoked earlier by FMCSA. The exemption will be revoked if the following occurs: (1) The person fails to comply with the terms and conditions of the exemption; (2) the exemption has resulted in a lower level of safety than was maintained prior to being granted; or (3) continuation of the exemption would not be consistent with the goals and objectives of 49 U.S.C. 31136 and 31315. Issued on: April 2, 2018. Larry W. Minor, Associate Administrator for Policy. [FR Doc. 2018–07204 Filed 4–6–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–EX–P E:\FR\FM\09APN1.SGM 09APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

[Docket No. FMCSA-2007-29035; FMCSA-2008-0293; FMCSA-2009-0242; FMCSA-
2011-0277; FMCSA-2011-0278; FMCSA-2013-0184; FMCSA-2013-0187; FMCSA-
2013-0190; FMCSA-2015-0336; FMCSA-2015-0337]


Qualification of Drivers; Exemption Applications; Diabetes

AGENCY: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of final disposition.

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SUMMARY: FMCSA announces its decision to renew exemptions for 178 
individuals from its prohibition in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety 
Regulations (FMCSRs) against persons with insulin-treated diabetes 
mellitus (ITDM) from operating commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) in 
interstate commerce. The exemptions enable these individuals with ITDM 
to continue to operate CMVs in interstate commerce.

DATES: Each group of renewed exemptions were applicable on the dates 
stated in the discussions below and will expire on the dates stated in 
the discussions below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Christine A. Hydock, Chief, 
Medical Programs Division, 202-366-4001, [email protected], FMCSA, 
Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Room W64-224, 
Washington, DC 20590-0001. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 
p.m., e.t., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. If you have 
questions regarding viewing or submitting material to the docket, 
contact Docket Services, telephone (202) 366-9826.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Electronic Access

    You may see all the comments online through the Federal Document

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Management System (FDMS) at: https://www.regulations.gov.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments, go to http//www.regulations.gov and/or Room W12-140 on the 
ground level of the West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, 
Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., e.t., Monday through Friday, 
except Federal holidays.
    Privacy Act: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 553(c), DOT solicits 
comments from the public to better inform its rulemaking process. DOT 
posts these comments, without edit, including any personal information 
the commenter provides, to https://www.regulations.gov, as described in 
the system of records notice (DOT/ALL-14 FDMS), which can be reviewed 
at https://www.dot.gov/privacy.

II. Background

    On December 11, 2017, FMCSA published a notice announcing its 
decision to renew exemptions for 178 individuals from the insulin-
treated diabetes mellitus prohibition in 49 CFR 391.41(b)(3) to operate 
a CMV in interstate commerce and requested comments from the public (82 
FR 58258). The public comment period ended on January 10, 2018, and no 
comments were received.
    As stated in the previous notice, FMCSA has evaluated the 
eligibility of these applicants and determined that renewing these 
exemptions would achieve a level of safety equivalent to or greater 
than the level that would be achieved by complying with the current 
regulation 49 CFR 391.41(b)(3).
    The physical qualification standard for drivers regarding diabetes 
found in 49 CFR 391.41(b)(3) states that a person is physically 
qualified to drive a CMV if that person has no established medical 
history or clinical diagnosis of diabetes mellitus currently requiring 
insulin for control.

III. Discussion of Comments

    FMCSA received no comments in this preceding.

IV. Conclusion

    Based upon its evaluation of the 178 renewal exemption applications 
and comments received, FMCSA confirms its' decision to exempt the 
following drivers from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM from 
driving CMVs in interstate commerce in 49 CFR 391.64(3):
    In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315, the following 
groups of drivers received renewed exemptions in the month of December 
and are discussed below:
    As of December 1, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following nine individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (74 FR 48338; 74 FR 
62883; 80 FR 74196):

Charles E. Boyd (NE)
Warren B. Copple, Jr. (MI)
Hernan Hernandez (CT)
Jeffrey E. Kiehl (MI)
Jesus G. Maesse (TX)
Jackson R. Olive (NY)
Thomas N. Pico (PA)
Jon C. Thomas (MT)
Dennis M. Thyfault (UT)

    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2009-0242. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 1, 2017, and will expire on 
December 1, 2019.
    As of December 10, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following six individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (73 FR 63042; 73 FR 
75163; 80 FR 74196):

Herschel J. Crawford (AK)
James E. Gaines (NJ)
Allan D. Gralapp (IA)
Scott L. Halm (OH)
Dean A. Sullivan (KY)
Lawrence W. Thomas (AR)

    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2008-0293. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 10, 2017, and will expire on 
December 10, 2019.
    As of December 15, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following 35 individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (80 FR 70067; 81 FR 
6326):

Ramon Becerra (IN)
Steven J. Bloemker (OH)
Billy J. Bookout (OK)
David M. Brady (NE)
William G. Bush (IL)
Gene D. Carey, Jr. (PA)
James C. Decker (CA)
Thomas C. Eklund (OR)
Rodney L. Forrister, Jr. (MI)
Ronald J. Gasper (SD)
Jeremy J. Giesbrecht (IN)
Ethan T. Heideman (MN)
David T. Issler (NY)
Todd D. Jacquin (NC)
Mark C. Kucharski (CO)
Philip M. LaPierre (ME)
Mary J. Martin (PA)
Terry J. Miller (WI)
Marvin K. Mosley (SC)
Eric Nieves, Jr. (NY)
George W. Pottle, IV (ME)
Charles R. Ratcliff, Jr. (VA)
Joseph B. Ribitzki (AR)
Roger D. Richey (IN)
Michael G. Sanchez (CA)
Guido J. Scarafoni (MA)
Jeffrey M. Schleisman (IA)
Sanampreet Singh (CA)
Joshua A. Snyder (WV)
Leonard Tawahongva (AZ)
Edward M. Taylor (NE)
Donald L. Trogdon (ID)
Lazario R. Watkins (NC)
Eric J. Watson (NY)
William T. White (WA)

    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2015-0336. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 15, 2017, and will expire on 
December 15, 2019.
    As of December 17, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following 51 individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (78 FR 63298; 78 FR 
76397; 80 FR 74196):

Toni Benfield (SC)
Peter J. Benz (FL)
Robert J. Berger, III (PA)
Daniel A. Bryan (PA)
Travis D. Clarkston (IN)
Romero Coleman (WI)
Michael L. Collins (WA)
Stephen A. Cronin (FL)
Steven M. Dent (IA)
John S. Duvall (PA)
Robert S. Engel (IN)
Steven M. Ference (CT)
David W. Foster (TN)
Francis M. Garlach, III (PA)
Allen D. Goddard (MO)
Brian L. Gregory (IL)
Alfonso Grijalva (CA)
Jason E. Jacobus (KY)
Bobby H. Johnson (GA)
Kevin E. Kneff (MO)
Margaret Lopez (NY)
John D. May (KS)
Mike C. McDowell (TX)
Charles B. McKay (FL)
Norman C. Mertz (PA)
Travis F. Moon (GA)
Ronald Mooney (ID)
Martin J. Mostyn (OH)
Floyd P. Murray, Jr. (UT)
Steven D. Nowakowski (MD)
Gary D. Peters (NE)
Mark A. Pille (IA)
Stephen Plesz (CT)
Glen E. Pozernick (ID)

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Jody R. Prause (MI)
Walter A. Przewrocki, Jr. (PA)
Andrew Quaglia (NY)
Stanley A. Sabin (KY)
Joseph F. Schafer, Jr. (PA)
Gary A. Sjokvist (ND)
Gary L. Snelling (AL)
Charles W. Sterling (WA)
Thomas L. Stoudnour (PA)
Matthew S. Thompson (PA)
Robin S. Travis (CO)
James R. Troutman (PA)
William R. Van Gog (WA)
Charles S. Watson (IL)
William E. Wyant, III (IA)
Mark A. Yurian (MT)
David M. Zanicky (PA)

    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2013-0187. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 17, 2017, and will expire on 
December 17, 2019.
    As of December 19, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following 24 individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (72 FR 62514; 72 FR 
71996; 76 FR 64165; 76 FR 78718; 80 FR 74196):

Robin R. Baumgartner (WI)
Joseph K. Beasley (GA)
Glenn W. Burke (NY)
David P. Charest (FL)
Derek E. Dowling (PA)
Donald E. Dupke, Jr. (IN)
Donald N. Ellis (IN)
Tim E. Holmberg (WI)
Russell D. Jordan (ND)
Warren D. Knabe (NE)
Jackie L. Lane (TX)
Dennis L. Lorenz (IN)
Robert J. Malone (NJ)
Toni A. Moore (AR)
Clayton A. Powers (CA)
Dennis R. Scheel (SD)
Michael K. Schulist (MI)
Andrew P. Shirk (MS)
Jerry L. Smit (MN)
Reese L. Sullivan (TX)
Robert M. Walker (PA)
Robert E. Weiss (MI)
Robert A. Wild (OR)
Randy L. Wyant (OH)

    The drivers were included in docket numbers FMCSA-2007-29035; 
FMCSA-2011-0277. Their exemptions are applicable as of December 19, 
2017, and will expire on December 19, 2019.
    As of December 22, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following 11 individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (76 FR 66120; 76 FR 
79759; 80 FR 74196):

Lennie D. Cook (OH)
David R. Cornelius (IL)
Scott A. Edwards (PA)
Ronald J. Ezell (MO)
Marcus M. Gagne (ME)
David P. Govero (MO)
Christopher A. Jones (WY)
Donald R. McClure, Jr. (PA)
Clyde G. Rishel, Jr. (PA)
Kurt Schneider (VT)
Douglas O. Sundby (ND)

    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2011-0278. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 22, 2017, and will expire on 
December 22, 2019.
    As of December 24, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following 12 individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (78 FR 64267; 78 FR 
77784; 80 FR 74196):

Theeir L. Coleman (VA)
William I. Harbolt (MT)
Ryan L. Harrier (MI)
Larry W. Hines (NM)
Mark G. Kahler (TX)
Michael W. McCrary (GA)
Sean T. McMahon (WI)
David S. Monroe (KS)
John E. Parker (KS)
David G. Schultz (PA)
Donald A. Spivey (TN)
Jerry D. Zimmerman (ND)

    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2013-0184. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 24, 2017, and will expire on 
December 24, 2019.
    As of December 29, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following 26 individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (80 FR 74190; 81 FR 
6332):

Michael E. Adrieansen (IL)
Samuel M. Balis (PA)
Dwight J. Banks (IL)
David R. Bauman, III (MI)
Dustin D. Brown (WI)
Thomas W. Camp (VA)
Nathan G. Carnes (OR)
Damiano DiFlorio (NJ)
Sammy N. Fox (PA)
Matthew D. Fox (IN)
Chadwick E. Gainey (FL)
Jamal A. George (OH)
John M. Halm (WA)
William R. Hardy (MI)
Craig A. Hendrickson (IL)
Darold W. Mahlstedt (IA)
Robert L. McConnell (PA)
Randall T. Mitchell (AL)
Shawn P. O'Malley (WA)
Kenneth W. Phillips (IN)
Jakob K. Siler (WA)
Darren G. Steil (IA)
Richard E. Wagner (MN)
John F. Wesoloski, Jr. (ND)
Levon Wright, Sr. (FL)
Tadeusz S. Wrzesinki (PA)

    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2015-0337. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 29, 2017, and will expire on 
December 29, 2019.
    As of December 30, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, the following three individuals have satisfied the renewal 
conditions for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers 
with ITDM from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (80 FR 74190; 81 FR 
6332): Cris A. Brown, (MI); Vincenzo A. Cortese, (CT); Keith R. Miller, 
(WV).
    The drivers were included in docket number FMCSA-2013-0190. Their 
exemptions are applicable as of December 30, 2017, and will expire on 
December 30, 2019.
    As of December 31, 2017, and in accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) 
and 31315, Gary L. Crawford (OH) has satisfied the renewal conditions 
for obtaining an exemption from the rule prohibiting drivers with ITDM 
from driving CMVs in interstate commerce (78 FR 65034; 79 FR 3917; 80 
FR 74196).
    This driver was included in docket number FMCSA-2013-0190. The 
exemption is applicable as of December 31, 2017, and will expire on 
December 31, 2019.
    In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31315, each exemption will be valid 
for two years from the effective date unless revoked earlier by FMCSA. 
The exemption will be revoked if the following occurs: (1) The person 
fails to comply with the terms and conditions of the exemption; (2) the 
exemption has resulted in a lower level of safety than was maintained 
prior to being granted; or (3) continuation of the exemption would not 
be consistent with the goals and objectives of 49 U.S.C. 31136 and 
31315.

    Issued on: April 2, 2018.
Larry W. Minor,
Associate Administrator for Policy.
[FR Doc. 2018-07204 Filed 4-6-18; 8:45 am]
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