Research and Innovative Technology Administration August 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Motor Carrier Transportation; Redesignation of Regulations From the Research and Innovative Technology Administration
Document Number: E6-12962
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-08-10
Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration
This rule transfers and redesignates certain motor carrier reporting regulations currently found in 49 CFR Chapter XI to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in 49 CFR Chapter III. On August 17, 2004, the Secretary of Transportation (Secretary) transferred responsibility for the Motor Carrier Financial and Operating Statistics Program from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, now a part of the Research and Innovative Technology Administration, to FMCSA. Today's action transfers the applicable regulations to chapter III of title 49 CFR, establishes a new part 369 within that title, and makes conforming technical amendments to the redesignated regulations.