Surface Transportation Board February 13, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2013-03444
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Railroad Cost Recovery Procedures-Productivity Adjustment
Document Number: 2013-03309
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
In a decision served on February 8, 2013, we proposed to adopt 1.009 (0.9% per year) as the measure of average change in railroad productivity for the 2007-2011 (5-year) averaging period. This represents a 0.1% increase over the average for the 2006-2010 period. The Board's February 8, 2013 decision in this proceeding stated that comments may be filed addressing any perceived data and computational errors in our calculation. It also stated that, if there were no further action taken by the Board, the proposed productivity adjustment would become effective on March 1, 2013.