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Download as PDF Vol. 83 Friday, No. 222 November 16, 2018 Part XIII Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with PROPOSALS 13 Semiannual Regulatory Agenda VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:21 Nov 15, 2018 Jkt 247001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4717 Sfmt 4717 E:\FR\FM\16NOP13.SGM 16NOP13 58076 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 222 / Friday, November 16, 2018 / Unified Agenda ACTION: ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD Semiannual regulatory agenda. The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board submits the following agenda of proposed regulatory activities which may be conducted by the agency during the next 12 months. This regulatory agenda may be revised by the agency during the coming months as a result of action taken by the Board. ADDRESSES: Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance SUMMARY: 36 CFR Ch. XI Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board. AGENCY: Board, 1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20004–1111. For information concerning Board regulations and proposed actions, contact Gretchen Jacobs, General Counsel (202) 272–0040 (voice) or (202) 272–0062 (TTY). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David M. Capozzi, Executive Director. ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD—PRERULE STAGE Sequence No. 354 .................... Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) Accessibility Guidelines for Transportation Vehicles; Rail Vehicles ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD (ATBCB) Action Prerule Stage amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with PROPOSALS 13 354. Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) Accessibility Guidelines for Transportation Vehicles; Rail Vehicles E.O. 13771 Designation: Other. Legal Authority: 42 U.S.C. 12204 Abstract: This rulemaking would update the Access Board’s existing accessibility guidelines for transportation vehicles that operate on fixed guideway systems (e.g., rapid rail, light rail, commuter rail, and intercity rail) and are covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act. The existing ‘‘rail vehicles’’ guidelines, which are located at 36 CFR part 1192, subparts C to F and H, were initially promulgated in 1991, and are in need of an update to, among other things, keep pace with newer accessibility-related technologies, harmonize with recently-developed national and international consensus standards, and incorporate recommendations from the Board’s Rail Vehicles Access Advisory Committee’s 2015 Report. Revisions or updates to the rail vehicles guidelines would be intended to ensure that ADA-covered rail vehicles are readily accessible to and usable by individuals with disabilities. Compliance with any revised rail vehicles guidelines would not be required until these guidelines are adopted by the U.S. Department of Transportation in a separate rulemaking. Timetable: VerDate Sep<11>2014 Regulation Identifier No. Title 20:21 Nov 15, 2018 Jkt 247001 Date Notice of Intent to Establish Advisory Committee. Notice of Establishment of Advisory Committee; Appointment of Members. ANPRM ............... FR Cite 02/14/13 78 FR 10581 05/23/13 78 FR 30828 12/00/18 Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined. Agency Contact: Gretchen Jacobs, General Counsel, Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board, 1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20004–1111, Phone: 202 272–0040, TDD Phone: 202 272– 0062, Fax: 202 272–0081, Email: jacobs@access-board.gov. RIN: 3014–AA42 [FR Doc. 2018–24093 Filed 11–15–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8150–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4701 Sfmt 9990 E:\FR\FM\16NOP13.SGM 16NOP13 3014–AA42

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ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD

36 CFR Ch. XI


Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions

AGENCY: Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board.

ACTION: Semiannual regulatory agenda.

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SUMMARY: The Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board 
submits the following agenda of proposed regulatory activities which 
may be conducted by the agency during the next 12 months. This 
regulatory agenda may be revised by the agency during the coming months 
as a result of action taken by the Board.

ADDRESSES: Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board, 
1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20004-1111.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information concerning Board 
regulations and proposed actions, contact Gretchen Jacobs, General 
Counsel (202) 272-0040 (voice) or (202) 272-0062 (TTY).

David M. Capozzi,
Executive Director.

   Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board--Prerule
                                  Stage
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                                                           Regulation
       Sequence No.                    Title             Identifier No.
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354.......................  Americans With                     3014-AA42
                             Disabilities Act (ADA)
                             Accessibility Guidelines
                             for Transportation
                             Vehicles; Rail Vehicles.
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ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD (ATBCB)

Prerule Stage

354. Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) Accessibility Guidelines for 
Transportation Vehicles; Rail Vehicles

    E.O. 13771 Designation: Other.
    Legal Authority: 42 U.S.C. 12204
    Abstract: This rulemaking would update the Access Board's existing 
accessibility guidelines for transportation vehicles that operate on 
fixed guideway systems (e.g., rapid rail, light rail, commuter rail, 
and intercity rail) and are covered by the Americans with Disabilities 
Act. The existing ``rail vehicles'' guidelines, which are located at 36 
CFR part 1192, subparts C to F and H, were initially promulgated in 
1991, and are in need of an update to, among other things, keep pace 
with newer accessibility-related technologies, harmonize with recently-
developed national and international consensus standards, and 
incorporate recommendations from the Board's Rail Vehicles Access 
Advisory Committee's 2015 Report. Revisions or updates to the rail 
vehicles guidelines would be intended to ensure that ADA-covered rail 
vehicles are readily accessible to and usable by individuals with 
disabilities. Compliance with any revised rail vehicles guidelines 
would not be required until these guidelines are adopted by the U.S. 
Department of Transportation in a separate rulemaking.
    Timetable:

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               Action                    Date            FR Cite
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Notice of Intent to Establish          02/14/13  78 FR 10581
 Advisory Committee.
Notice of Establishment of Advisory    05/23/13  78 FR 30828
 Committee; Appointment of Members.
ANPRM...............................   12/00/18  .......................
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    Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined.
    Agency Contact: Gretchen Jacobs, General Counsel, Architectural and 
Transportation Barriers Compliance Board, 1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000, 
Washington, DC 20004-1111, Phone: 202 272-0040, TDD Phone: 202 272-
0062, Fax: 202 272-0081, Email: board.gov">[email protected]board.gov.
    RIN: 3014-AA42

[FR Doc. 2018-24093 Filed 11-15-18; 8:45 am]
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