Surface Transportation Board October 7, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Petition for Rulemaking; Railroad Performance Data Reporting
Document Number: 2019-21627
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-10-07
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (STB or Board) grants in part a petition filed by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) to amend the Board's railroad performance data reporting regulations. Specifically, the Board proposes to modify its regulations to include chemical and plastics traffic as a distinct reporting category for the ``cars-held'' metric.