Thursday February 14th, 2019 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration FR 84 3993-4001 49 CFR Parts 107 and 110 Hazardous Materials: Revision to Hazardous Materials Grants Requirements (FAST ACT) FINAL RULE
SUMMARY: PHMSA is revising the Hazardous Materials Regulations pertaining to the Hazardous Materials Grants Program and the Hazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness Grant. This final rule aligns with the Office of Management and Budget’s Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (‘‘Uniform Guidance’’) and implements new requirements set forth by the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act of 2015.
Effective date: This rule is effective as of March 18, 2019. Voluntary compliance date: Voluntary compliance with all amendments is authorized as of February 14, 2019.