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Mexico

SCT Circular obligatoria CO DGAF –MEDPREV.1/2020 “Que establece el plan de contingencia de Autotransporte Federal ante eventos de importancia en salud pública” (Plan de respuesta a contingencia sanitaria) The Mandatory Circular that establishes the federal motor carrier contingency plan in the event of important public health incidents” (sanitary contingency response plan) Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes 03/24/2020 Until Rescinded File
SCT ACUERDO por el que se precisan las actividades esenciales competencia de la Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes, en el marco de atención de la emergencia sanitaria generada por el virus SARS-CoV2 Defines the essential activities for each governmental agency within Mexico's Secretariat of Communication and Transportation during the SARS-CoV2 pandemic, including the essential activities for the Federal Motor Carrier Administration Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes 04/08/2020 Until Rescinded File

Mexico

SCT
Circular obligatoria CO DGAF –MEDPREV.1/2020 “Que establece el plan de contingencia de Autotransporte Federal ante eventos de importancia en salud pública” (Plan de respuesta a contingencia sanitaria)
The Mandatory Circular that establishes the federal motor carrier contingency plan in the event of important public health incidents” (sanitary contingency response plan)
Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes
03/24/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/14/2020 18:37:36
SCT
ACUERDO por el que se precisan las actividades esenciales competencia de la Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes, en el marco de atención de la emergencia sanitaria generada por el virus SARS-CoV2
Defines the essential activities for each governmental agency within Mexico's Secretariat of Communication and Transportation during the SARS-CoV2 pandemic, including the essential activities for the Federal Motor Carrier Administration
Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes
04/08/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/14/2020 18:40:08

United States

FMCSA AMENDMENT OF THE EXTENSION OF THE MODIFIED EMERGENCY DECLARATION No. 2020-002 UNDER 49 CFR § 390.25 This amendment of the extension of the modified Emergency Declaration 2020-002 is necessary to address particular fuel needs arising out of the ongoing emergency and to broaden the categories of fuel shipments covered. (1) livestock and livestock feed; (2) medical supplies and equipment related to the testing, diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19; (3) vaccines, constituent products, and medical supplies and equipment including ancillary supplies/kits for the administration of vaccines, related to the prevention of COVID-19; (4) supplies and equipment necessary for community safety, sanitation, and prevention of community transmission of COVID-19 such as masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, soap and disinfectants; (5) food, paper products and other groceries for emergency restocking of distribution centers or stores; (6) gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, ethyl alcohol, and heating fuel including propane, natural gas, and heating oil; and (7) supplies to assist individuals impacted by the consequences of the COVID-19. FMCSA 05/13/2021 05/31/2022 File
PHMSA PHMSA Notice on HAZMAT Shipping Paper Requirements and Social Distancing PHMSA is issuing this notice to clarify the flexibilities provided in the Hazardous Materials Regulations, regarding shipper’s certification signatures on shipping papers. These flexibilities allow compliance with the regulations while still maintaining appropriate social distancing during the Covid-19 public health emergency. For more information, see the Notice of HAZMAT Shipping Paper Requirements in the related documents section of this page. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration 04/10/2020 Until Rescinded File

United States

FMCSA
AMENDMENT OF THE EXTENSION OF THE MODIFIED EMERGENCY DECLARATION No. 2020-002 UNDER 49 CFR § 390.25
This amendment of the extension of the modified Emergency Declaration 2020-002 is necessary to address particular fuel needs arising out of the ongoing emergency and to broaden the categories of fuel shipments covered. (1) livestock and livestock feed; (2) medical supplies and equipment related to the testing, diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19; (3) vaccines, constituent products, and medical supplies and equipment including ancillary supplies/kits for the administration of vaccines, related to the prevention of COVID-19; (4) supplies and equipment necessary for community safety, sanitation, and prevention of community transmission of COVID-19 such as masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, soap and disinfectants; (5) food, paper products and other groceries for emergency restocking of distribution centers or stores; (6) gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, ethyl alcohol, and heating fuel including propane, natural gas, and heating oil; and (7) supplies to assist individuals impacted by the consequences of the COVID-19.
FMCSA
05/13/2021
05/31/2022
File
05/16/2022 19:25:19
PHMSA
PHMSA Notice on HAZMAT Shipping Paper Requirements and Social Distancing
PHMSA is issuing this notice to clarify the flexibilities provided in the Hazardous Materials Regulations, regarding shipper’s certification signatures on shipping papers. These flexibilities allow compliance with the regulations while still maintaining appropriate social distancing during the Covid-19 public health emergency. For more information, see the Notice of HAZMAT Shipping Paper Requirements in the related documents section of this page.
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
04/10/2020
Until Rescinded
File
04/29/2020 18:17:31

Alabama

Misc Transportation of Emergency Equipment and Supplies Exemption for oversize loads during the Covid-19 Pandemic. State of Alabama 03/20/2020 Until Rescinded File

Alabama

Misc
Transportation of Emergency Equipment and Supplies
Exemption for oversize loads during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
State of Alabama
03/20/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/01/2020 02:56:31

Alberta

Misc Extension on Deadline for Safety Fitness Certificate (SFC) The Government of Alberta is extending a deadline for carriers to renew their Safety Fitness Certificate (SFC) or risk losing their ability to operate legally. To allow commercial carriers enough time to renew, the government is extending the deadline to June 28, 2022 Alberta Transportation 03/04/2022 06/28/2022

Alberta

Misc
Extension on Deadline for Safety Fitness Certificate (SFC)
The Government of Alberta is extending a deadline for carriers to renew their Safety Fitness Certificate (SFC) or risk losing their ability to operate legally. To allow commercial carriers enough time to renew, the government is extending the deadline to June 28, 2022
Alberta Transportation
03/04/2022
06/28/2022
03/04/2022 15:38:11

British Columbia

Misc Bulletin 27 - Temporary licence cancellation and temporary insurance policy changes - ICBC Vehicle Licencing and Insurance Bulletin Vehicle licensing and insurance bulletin 27 describes two temporary changes in response to COVID-19. One change is to enable licence plate retentions. (Previously, a person cancelling vehicle licence and insurance was required to return the number plates to ICBC to get their licence and premium refund, unless transferring the plates to a substitute vehicle.) The other is that some visiting motorist credentials are extended by their home jurisdiction beyond the expiry date appearing on their documents. These temporary changes add to those announced in bulletins 25 & 26. ICBC 04/24/2020 Until Rescinded File
DOT Hours of Service Regulations during the Provincial State of Emergency declared on November 17, 2021 This bulletin provides clarity regarding B.C.’s Hours of Service (HOS) regulations while providing relief related to the Provincial State of Emergency Commercial Vehicle Safety & Enforcement 11/17/2021 Until Rescinded File
DOT Hours of Service HOS During COVID-19 Commercial Vehicle Safety & Enforcement 03/18/2020 Until Rescinded File

British Columbia

Misc
Bulletin 27 - Temporary licence cancellation and temporary insurance policy changes - ICBC Vehicle Licencing and Insurance Bulletin
Vehicle licensing and insurance bulletin 27 describes two temporary changes in response to COVID-19. One change is to enable licence plate retentions. (Previously, a person cancelling vehicle licence and insurance was required to return the number plates to ICBC to get their licence and premium refund, unless transferring the plates to a substitute vehicle.) The other is that some visiting motorist credentials are extended by their home jurisdiction beyond the expiry date appearing on their documents. These temporary changes add to those announced in bulletins 25 & 26.
ICBC
04/24/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/13/2020 19:41:04
DOT
Hours of Service Regulations during the Provincial State of Emergency declared on November 17, 2021
This bulletin provides clarity regarding B.C.’s Hours of Service (HOS) regulations while providing relief related to the Provincial State of Emergency
Commercial Vehicle Safety & Enforcement
11/17/2021
Until Rescinded
File
12/03/2021 18:16:33
DOT
Hours of Service
HOS During COVID-19
Commercial Vehicle Safety & Enforcement
03/18/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/13/2020 17:46:58

Colorado

DOT Executive order D 2020 011 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Regulatory Statutes Due to the Presence of COVID-19 CDOT issued an exemption that will allow all tractor-trailer combinations to operate on all state roads and the interstates at 85,000 pounds gross weight. This waiver on weights shall remain in effect for the duration for the declared emergency, as per Governor Polis, unless further declarations are made in writing or are rescinded. Colorado Department of Transportation, Governor Jared Polis 03/20/2020 Until Rescinded File
DMV, FMCSA Commercial Driver License (CDL) Impact during Office Closure The division of Motor Vehicles has identified 406 CDL holders with a hazmat endorsement who have licenses set to expire during the office closure. The Division of Motor Vehicles has extended the date of expiration for those credentials by 60 days. In addition, 872 drivers with a CLP are set to expire during the office closure. The Division of Motor Vehicles has extended the date of expiration for those CLPs by 60 days. All other CDL holders are encouraged to renew their licenses online at myDMV.colorado.gov. Colorado Department of Revenue in association with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 03/18/2020 Until Rescinded File

Colorado

DOT
Executive order D 2020 011 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Regulatory Statutes Due to the Presence of COVID-19
CDOT issued an exemption that will allow all tractor-trailer combinations to operate on all state roads and the interstates at 85,000 pounds gross weight. This waiver on weights shall remain in effect for the duration for the declared emergency, as per Governor Polis, unless further declarations are made in writing or are rescinded.
Colorado Department of Transportation, Governor Jared Polis
03/20/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/06/2020 07:19:31
DMV, FMCSA
Commercial Driver License (CDL) Impact during Office Closure
The division of Motor Vehicles has identified 406 CDL holders with a hazmat endorsement who have licenses set to expire during the office closure. The Division of Motor Vehicles has extended the date of expiration for those credentials by 60 days. In addition, 872 drivers with a CLP are set to expire during the office closure. The Division of Motor Vehicles has extended the date of expiration for those CLPs by 60 days. All other CDL holders are encouraged to renew their licenses online at myDMV.colorado.gov.
Colorado Department of Revenue in association with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
03/18/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/06/2020 07:12:51

Florida

Misc Executive Order 21-10 Hurricane Sally - This Executive Order from the State of Florida Office of the Governor extends Executive Order 20-224, 20-248 and 20-279 as it relates to Hurricane Sally State of Florida Executive Office of the Governor 01/11/2021 Until Rescinded File

Florida

Misc
Executive Order 21-10
Hurricane Sally - This Executive Order from the State of Florida Office of the Governor extends Executive Order 20-224, 20-248 and 20-279 as it relates to Hurricane Sally
State of Florida Executive Office of the Governor
01/11/2021
Until Rescinded
File
01/22/2021 16:21:09

Georgia

Misc Georgia Executive Order 12.17.21.01 - FMCSR Part 395 / GA Size & Weight (Petroleum) The Governor’s Executive Order provides regulatory relief as it relates to GA size & weight laws for qualifying commercial motor vehicles that are providing relief related to the petroleum shortage on roadways maintained by the State of Georgia. CMVs operating outside the normal weight, height, and length restrictions under the authority of this State of Emergency for Petroleum Shortage shall be issued permits by the Georgia Department of Public Safety by calling 404-624-7700 or through the Georgia Permitting and Routing Optimization System online portal at https://gapros.dot.ga.gov/. See Executive Order 9.20.21.01. In addition, this Executive Order provides regulatory relief from Part 395 for commercial vehicles transporting healthcare supplies as well as all other supplies, goods, and services throughout Georgia (Intrastate Commerce Only). State of Georgia Governor 09/20/2021 Until Rescinded File

Georgia

Misc
Georgia Executive Order 12.17.21.01 - FMCSR Part 395 / GA Size & Weight (Petroleum)
The Governor’s Executive Order provides regulatory relief as it relates to GA size & weight laws for qualifying commercial motor vehicles that are providing relief related to the petroleum shortage on roadways maintained by the State of Georgia. CMVs operating outside the normal weight, height, and length restrictions under the authority of this State of Emergency for Petroleum Shortage shall be issued permits by the Georgia Department of Public Safety by calling 404-624-7700 or through the Georgia Permitting and Routing Optimization System online portal at https://gapros.dot.ga.gov/. See Executive Order 9.20.21.01. In addition, this Executive Order provides regulatory relief from Part 395 for commercial vehicles transporting healthcare supplies as well as all other supplies, goods, and services throughout Georgia (Intrastate Commerce Only).
State of Georgia Governor
09/20/2021
Until Rescinded
File
01/04/2022 20:11:35

Kansas

Misc Executive Order No. 20-68 This executive order governs mask use and exemptions throughout Kansas. State of Kansas Governor 11/25/2020 Until Rescinded File
Misc EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 20-72 Extending conditional and temporary relief from certain motor carrier rules and regulations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Temporary suspension of KCC licensing, certification, and permitting rules and regulations. Temporary suspension of KDOR registration and fuel tax permits. Kansas Office of the Governor 12/31/2020 Until Rescinded File
DOT, IRP EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 20-55 Kansas has extended the renewal deadline for IRP vehicle registrations, temporary 60-day permits issued after January 1, 2020, and driver's licenses that expired beginning on March 12, 2020 until 60 days of the expiration of Executive Order 20-12. Law enforcement are encouraged to use discretion when deciding to enforce laws pertaining to expired credentials. Kansas Office of the Governor 07/08/2020 Until Rescinded File

Kansas

Misc
Executive Order No. 20-68
This executive order governs mask use and exemptions throughout Kansas.
State of Kansas Governor
11/25/2020
Until Rescinded
File
11/19/2020 18:18:10
Misc
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 20-72
Extending conditional and temporary relief from certain motor carrier rules and regulations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Temporary suspension of KCC licensing, certification, and permitting rules and regulations. Temporary suspension of KDOR registration and fuel tax permits.
Kansas Office of the Governor
12/31/2020
Until Rescinded
File
01/05/2021 16:38:11
DOT, IRP
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 20-55
Kansas has extended the renewal deadline for IRP vehicle registrations, temporary 60-day permits issued after January 1, 2020, and driver's licenses that expired beginning on March 12, 2020 until 60 days of the expiration of Executive Order 20-12. Law enforcement are encouraged to use discretion when deciding to enforce laws pertaining to expired credentials.
Kansas Office of the Governor
07/08/2020
Until Rescinded
File
07/28/2020 15:53:12

Kentucky

DOT KYTC Official Order 112816 - Declaration of Emergency, Suspension of Hours Of Service, and Overweight/Overdimension Requirements Due to regional severe weather events, covered vehicles and drivers responding to affected areas for emergency relief efforts (as described) are exempt from the following: Hours of service requirements (Part 395, 601 KAR 1:005, & KRS 281.730) & permit fees for overweight/over-dimensional vehicles. This order applies to vehicles transporting housing units, associated supplies, and vital products. Special Annual Permits issued under this order must be accompanied by individual ’Route Evaluations.’ Other safety and credential requirements remain in effect. A copy KYTC Official Order #112816 must be present in the cab of a vehicle operating under the order. Order issued 4/1/2022 and effective until 6/01/2022. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet 04/01/2022 06/01/2022 File

Kentucky

DOT
KYTC Official Order 112816 - Declaration of Emergency, Suspension of Hours Of Service, and Overweight/Overdimension Requirements
Due to regional severe weather events, covered vehicles and drivers responding to affected areas for emergency relief efforts (as described) are exempt from the following: Hours of service requirements (Part 395, 601 KAR 1:005, & KRS 281.730) & permit fees for overweight/over-dimensional vehicles. This order applies to vehicles transporting housing units, associated supplies, and vital products. Special Annual Permits issued under this order must be accompanied by individual ’Route Evaluations.’ Other safety and credential requirements remain in effect. A copy KYTC Official Order #112816 must be present in the cab of a vehicle operating under the order. Order issued 4/1/2022 and effective until 6/01/2022.
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
04/01/2022
06/01/2022
File
04/01/2022 19:23:55

Maine

Misc Executive Order 55 Restrictions on certain gatherings State Of Maine 05/29/2020 Until Rescinded File
Misc Proclamation of State of Civil Emergency To Further Protect Public Health Authorizes the State of Maine Department of Health and Human Services to exercise emergency powers State Of Maine 03/15/2020 Until Rescinded File
Misc Proclamation extending Maine’s state of civil emergency (until Jan 21, 2021) Extension of Maine’s State of Civil Emergency State Of Maine 11/24/2020 Until Rescinded File
DMV LE Guidance on EO 15 Oct 2020 Expired vehicle registrations must be registered following the schedule below Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles 10/19/2020 Until Rescinded File
DMV, Misc Guidance on the NEW Temporary Registration Letter Governor signed amended Executive Order #53-A mandating that vehicles required to be registered in this State after purchase or transfer of ownership, or for which a registration expires or has expired, be registered in accordance with deadlines established by the registering municipality. In short, if a municipality or Bureau of Motor Vehicle Office are open and able to register vehicles, the registrant must do so immediately. If an owner’s municipality is not open for business, then the registration requirement remains extended. Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles 05/27/2020 Until Rescinded File
DMV, Misc Order Extending Compliance Dates Under Certain Motor Vehicle Laws Maine driver’s licenses and State IDs that expired during the emergency period are extended until 30 days after the end of the civil emergency. Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles 03/15/2020 Until Rescinded File
DMV Vehicle Registrations EO15 FY20_21 Expired Registration Timeline Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles 10/19/2020 Until Rescinded File
DMV, Misc Executive Order 53-A Delay registrations of vehicles, if the municipality is NOT accepting payments through Rapid Renewal, by mail, by telephone, or in the municipal office the notice below of March 20, 2020 still stands. State Of Maine 03/20/2020 Until Rescinded File
Misc Proclamation to Renew the State of Civil Emergency Governor Janet Mills issued an Executive Order requiring large retail businesses, restaurants, outdoor bars, tasting rooms, and lodging establishments in Maine’s more populous cities and coastal counties to enforce the State’s face covering requirement. Governor Mills also extended the State of Civil Emergency for thirty days through August 6, 2020 State Of Maine 07/08/2020 Until Rescinded File

Maine

Misc
Executive Order 55
Restrictions on certain gatherings
State Of Maine
05/29/2020
Until Rescinded
File
01/04/2021 20:46:17
Misc
Proclamation of State of Civil Emergency To Further Protect Public Health
Authorizes the State of Maine Department of Health and Human Services to exercise emergency powers
State Of Maine
03/15/2020
Until Rescinded
File
07/21/2020 19:57:20
Misc
Proclamation extending Maine’s state of civil emergency (until Jan 21, 2021)
Extension of Maine’s State of Civil Emergency
State Of Maine
11/24/2020
Until Rescinded
File
01/04/2021 21:10:51
DMV
LE Guidance on EO 15 Oct 2020
Expired vehicle registrations must be registered following the schedule below
Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles
10/19/2020
Until Rescinded
File
11/17/2020 18:16:20
DMV, Misc
Guidance on the NEW Temporary Registration Letter
Governor signed amended Executive Order #53-A mandating that vehicles required to be registered in this State after purchase or transfer of ownership, or for which a registration expires or has expired, be registered in accordance with deadlines established by the registering municipality. In short, if a municipality or Bureau of Motor Vehicle Office are open and able to register vehicles, the registrant must do so immediately. If an owner’s municipality is not open for business, then the registration requirement remains extended.
Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles
05/27/2020
Until Rescinded
File
07/21/2020 19:27:12
DMV, Misc
Order Extending Compliance Dates Under Certain Motor Vehicle Laws
Maine driver’s licenses and State IDs that expired during the emergency period are extended until 30 days after the end of the civil emergency.
Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles
03/15/2020
Until Rescinded
File
07/21/2020 19:35:13
DMV
Vehicle Registrations EO15 FY20_21
Expired Registration Timeline
Department of the Secretary of State Bureau of Motor Vehicles
10/19/2020
Until Rescinded
File
11/17/2020 18:21:29
DMV, Misc
Executive Order 53-A
Delay registrations of vehicles, if the municipality is NOT accepting payments through Rapid Renewal, by mail, by telephone, or in the municipal office the notice below of March 20, 2020 still stands.
State Of Maine
03/20/2020
Until Rescinded
File
07/21/2020 19:22:06
Misc
Proclamation to Renew the State of Civil Emergency
Governor Janet Mills issued an Executive Order requiring large retail businesses, restaurants, outdoor bars, tasting rooms, and lodging establishments in Maine’s more populous cities and coastal counties to enforce the State’s face covering requirement. Governor Mills also extended the State of Civil Emergency for thirty days through August 6, 2020
State Of Maine
07/08/2020
Until Rescinded
File
01/04/2021 21:18:21

Manitoba

Misc Manitoba Government Declares State of Emergency to Protect the Public, Reduce Spread of COVID -19 A state of emergency has been declared by the powers set out in Section 10(1) and 10(2) of The Emergency Measures Act to enable the Province to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Manitoba 03/20/2020 Until Rescinded

Manitoba

Misc
Manitoba Government Declares State of Emergency to Protect the Public, Reduce Spread of COVID -19
A state of emergency has been declared by the powers set out in Section 10(1) and 10(2) of The Emergency Measures Act to enable the Province to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Manitoba
03/20/2020
Until Rescinded
05/04/2020 12:51:23

Montana

DOT, Misc Executive Order 11-2021 Emergency Declaration to Mitigate Impacts of Drought Executive order to mitigate the the impacts of the statwide drought emergency in the state of Montana. Governor of Montana 07/01/2021 Until Rescinded File

Montana

DOT, Misc
Executive Order 11-2021 Emergency Declaration to Mitigate Impacts of Drought
Executive order to mitigate the the impacts of the statwide drought emergency in the state of Montana.
Governor of Montana
07/01/2021
Until Rescinded
File
01/31/2022 18:15:02

Nebraska

Misc Directed Health Measures Green Level Most statewide COVID restrictions are lifted. The attached chart directs activities based on the color. Private businesses may require masks at their own discretion. State Of Nebraska 03/01/2021 Until Rescinded File

Nebraska

Misc
Directed Health Measures Green Level
Most statewide COVID restrictions are lifted. The attached chart directs activities based on the color. Private businesses may require masks at their own discretion.
State Of Nebraska
03/01/2021
Until Rescinded
File
05/25/2021 12:20:25

Nevada

DMV Inaccurate Commercial Vehicle Status Nevada Motor Carrier commercial registrations ran outside of the Federal CVIEW or SAFER systems (e.g. within State of Nevada systems) are returning an expired status when in fact most of the vehicles do have active authority. Please search the Federal CVIEW or SAFER systems for the most up-to-date and current status as NLETS & JLINK are still communicating with DMV's old registration system. The driver should also be able to present a valid cab card for the vehicle. Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles 03/04/2021 Until Rescinded File

Nevada

DMV
Inaccurate Commercial Vehicle Status
Nevada Motor Carrier commercial registrations ran outside of the Federal CVIEW or SAFER systems (e.g. within State of Nevada systems) are returning an expired status when in fact most of the vehicles do have active authority. Please search the Federal CVIEW or SAFER systems for the most up-to-date and current status as NLETS & JLINK are still communicating with DMV's old registration system. The driver should also be able to present a valid cab card for the vehicle.
Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles
03/04/2021
Until Rescinded
File
03/04/2021 16:42:13

New Hampshire

FMCSA Governor New Hampshire has issued and Executive Order that runs concurrently with FMCSA's Emergency Declaration until it is waived or expired. This order suspends all FMCSA Regulations that have been adopted by the State of New Hampshire, for all interstate and intrastate motor carriers, who are transporting goods in direct relief of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Christopher Sununu 03/27/2020 Until Rescinded File

New Hampshire

FMCSA
Governor
New Hampshire has issued and Executive Order that runs concurrently with FMCSA's Emergency Declaration until it is waived or expired. This order suspends all FMCSA Regulations that have been adopted by the State of New Hampshire, for all interstate and intrastate motor carriers, who are transporting goods in direct relief of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Christopher Sununu
03/27/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/01/2020 14:39:45

New York

DOT 820.6 Statewide Waiver Hours of Service The Order harmonizes the intrastate hours of service regulations with the Fmcsa changes effective 9/29. NYS DOT Office of Modal Safety and Security 09/29/2020 Until Rescinded File

New York

DOT
820.6 Statewide Waiver Hours of Service
The Order harmonizes the intrastate hours of service regulations with the Fmcsa changes effective 9/29.
NYS DOT Office of Modal Safety and Security
09/29/2020
Until Rescinded
File
09/21/2020 19:27:03

North Dakota

DOT, FMCSA Transportation of agricultural supplies Due to the late snowfall, extended cold weather, and significant moisture, spring planting has significantly delayed throughout ND. The emergency declaration relieves regulation compliance for the transportation of all agricultural inputs, including liquid and dry fertilizer, anhydrous ammonia, pesticides and see. Governor of North Dakota 05/10/2022 06/08/2022 File
DOT, FMCSA, IFTA, IRP Restoration of electric utilites A spring storm caused significant damage to the electrical infrastructure in ND. The declaration exempts drivers and vehicles responding to assist with the restoration of electric utilities from the FMCSR's. A copy of the declaration will serve as trip and fuel permit for those vehicles not enrolled in IRP and IFTA. Governor of North Dakota 04/29/2022 05/28/2022 File
DOT Load restrictions waived at discretion of DOT Director Due to recent spring blizzards and above normal precipitation causing power interruptions and flooding concerns, weight restrictions are lifted in effected counties. The lifting of restrictions for a county, as well as length of time they are lifted, will be determined by the ND DOT Director. Governor of North Dakota 04/25/2022 06/30/2022 File

North Dakota

DOT, FMCSA
Transportation of agricultural supplies
Due to the late snowfall, extended cold weather, and significant moisture, spring planting has significantly delayed throughout ND. The emergency declaration relieves regulation compliance for the transportation of all agricultural inputs, including liquid and dry fertilizer, anhydrous ammonia, pesticides and see.
Governor of North Dakota
05/10/2022
06/08/2022
File
05/10/2022 17:55:10
DOT, FMCSA, IFTA, IRP
Restoration of electric utilites
A spring storm caused significant damage to the electrical infrastructure in ND. The declaration exempts drivers and vehicles responding to assist with the restoration of electric utilities from the FMCSR's. A copy of the declaration will serve as trip and fuel permit for those vehicles not enrolled in IRP and IFTA.
Governor of North Dakota
04/29/2022
05/28/2022
File
05/10/2022 17:55:30
DOT
Load restrictions waived at discretion of DOT Director
Due to recent spring blizzards and above normal precipitation causing power interruptions and flooding concerns, weight restrictions are lifted in effected counties. The lifting of restrictions for a county, as well as length of time they are lifted, will be determined by the ND DOT Director.
Governor of North Dakota
04/25/2022
06/30/2022
File
04/28/2022 19:46:42

Prince Edward Island

Misc Public Health Order The Chief Public Health Office has issued a Public Health Order concerning essential out of province travel and rules (laws) around self isolation including commercial vehicle operators. Prince Edward Island 05/08/2020 Until Rescinded

Prince Edward Island

Misc
Public Health Order
The Chief Public Health Office has issued a Public Health Order concerning essential out of province travel and rules (laws) around self isolation including commercial vehicle operators.
Prince Edward Island
05/08/2020
Until Rescinded
05/08/2020 16:53:12

Puerto Rico

Misc Protocolo para el Servicio de Transporte de Pasajeros ante el COVID-19 Se emite la presente Carta Circular para aclarar y disponer la medidas de salubridad requeridas para la reapertura de los servicios de transporte publico regulados por el NTSP ante la emergencia provocada por el COVID-19 Puerto Rico Transport and other Public Services Bureau 07/01/2020 Until Rescinded File

Puerto Rico

Misc
Protocolo para el Servicio de Transporte de Pasajeros ante el COVID-19
Se emite la presente Carta Circular para aclarar y disponer la medidas de salubridad requeridas para la reapertura de los servicios de transporte publico regulados por el NTSP ante la emergencia provocada por el COVID-19
Puerto Rico Transport and other Public Services Bureau
07/01/2020
Until Rescinded
File
07/21/2020 00:05:04

Rhode Island

DMV Temporary Plates All Rhode Island temporary registration plates issued between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date. DMV 09/02/2020 Until Rescinded
DMV Rhode Island Registrations All Rhode Island registrations set to expire between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date. DMV 09/02/2020 Until Rescinded
DOT Size and Weight Currently there are no exemptions for size and weight vehicles in the State of Rhode Island DOT 03/01/2020 Until Rescinded
DMV Inspection Stickers All vehicle inspections certificates/stickers set to expire between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date. This applies to ALL new and used Commercial Motor Vehicles. DMV 09/02/2020 Until Rescinded
DMV Licenses All Rhode Island drivers licenses (CDL and Non CDL), permits and identification cards set to expire between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date. DMV 09/02/2020 Until Rescinded
DMV Vehicle Purchaes (New and Used) Rhode Island residents who purchase a motor vehicle from Rhode Island motor vehicle dealers, out of state motor vehicle dealers, or private parties between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall have up to 60 days to register the vehicle if the purchasers prior motor vehicle and the newly purchased motor vehicle are of the same type and the registration plates from the purchasers prior motor vehicle will be transferred to the newly purchased motor vehicle. DMV 09/02/2020 Until Rescinded
DOT Medical Cards for CDL and Non CDL License Holders Waives the requirement of CDL or CLP holders to provide the State Driver Licensing Agency with and original copy or copy of subsequently issued medical examiners certificate that expired on March 1, 2020. Based on this waiver, the Rhode Island DMV will not downgrade a CDL if the CDL holders medical card was expired on or after March 22, 2020 DOT 03/22/2020 Until Rescinded

Rhode Island

DMV
Temporary Plates
All Rhode Island temporary registration plates issued between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date.
DMV
09/02/2020
Until Rescinded
01/12/2021 18:50:04
DMV
Rhode Island Registrations
All Rhode Island registrations set to expire between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date.
DMV
09/02/2020
Until Rescinded
01/12/2021 18:50:52
DOT
Size and Weight
Currently there are no exemptions for size and weight vehicles in the State of Rhode Island
DOT
03/01/2020
Until Rescinded
05/06/2020 00:49:54
DMV
Inspection Stickers
All vehicle inspections certificates/stickers set to expire between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date. This applies to ALL new and used Commercial Motor Vehicles.
DMV
09/02/2020
Until Rescinded
01/12/2021 18:51:43
DMV
Licenses
All Rhode Island drivers licenses (CDL and Non CDL), permits and identification cards set to expire between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall now expire 60 days from their expiration date.
DMV
09/02/2020
Until Rescinded
01/12/2021 18:52:30
DMV
Vehicle Purchaes (New and Used)
Rhode Island residents who purchase a motor vehicle from Rhode Island motor vehicle dealers, out of state motor vehicle dealers, or private parties between September 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 shall have up to 60 days to register the vehicle if the purchasers prior motor vehicle and the newly purchased motor vehicle are of the same type and the registration plates from the purchasers prior motor vehicle will be transferred to the newly purchased motor vehicle.
DMV
09/02/2020
Until Rescinded
01/12/2021 18:53:35
DOT
Medical Cards for CDL and Non CDL License Holders
Waives the requirement of CDL or CLP holders to provide the State Driver Licensing Agency with and original copy or copy of subsequently issued medical examiners certificate that expired on March 1, 2020. Based on this waiver, the Rhode Island DMV will not downgrade a CDL if the CDL holders medical card was expired on or after March 22, 2020
DOT
03/22/2020
Until Rescinded
05/06/2020 00:46:41

South Carolina

Misc Executive Order 2022-06 The Governor’s Executive Order provides regulatory relief as it relates to SC size & weight laws, registration, permitting, and hours of service for qualifying commercial motor vehicles that are providing direct assistance relief related to the declared emergency in SC or any declared emergency in GA or NC in connection with the severe winter weather event or providing direct assistance to supplement state and local efforts and capabilities related to the same, to include commercial vehicles and operators of commercial vehicles transporting equipment, materials, or persons necessary for the restoration of utility services or debris removal and those transporting essential goods and products, such as food, water, medicine, medical supplies and equipment, fuels and petroleum products (to include fuel oil, diesel oil, gasoline, kerosene, propane, and liquid petroleum), livestock, poultry, feed for livestock and poultry, and crops and other agricultural products ready to be harvested (including timber/wood chips) Governor of South Carolina 01/19/2022 05/19/2022 File

South Carolina

Misc
Executive Order 2022-06
The Governor’s Executive Order provides regulatory relief as it relates to SC size & weight laws, registration, permitting, and hours of service for qualifying commercial motor vehicles that are providing direct assistance relief related to the declared emergency in SC or any declared emergency in GA or NC in connection with the severe winter weather event or providing direct assistance to supplement state and local efforts and capabilities related to the same, to include commercial vehicles and operators of commercial vehicles transporting equipment, materials, or persons necessary for the restoration of utility services or debris removal and those transporting essential goods and products, such as food, water, medicine, medical supplies and equipment, fuels and petroleum products (to include fuel oil, diesel oil, gasoline, kerosene, propane, and liquid petroleum), livestock, poultry, feed for livestock and poultry, and crops and other agricultural products ready to be harvested (including timber/wood chips)
Governor of South Carolina
01/19/2022
05/19/2022
File
01/28/2022 15:36:24

Texas

DMV Federal Disaster Relief Permit Texas DMV issues the Federal Disaster Relief Permit for the transportation of divisible commodities consisting of emergency relief supplies. The Federal Disaster Relief Permit is only available during national emergencies or major disasters declared by the President of the United States. This permit expires 120 days from the date of the President’s declaration. Please contact the Office of the President of the United States for a list of the current declared national emergencies and major disasters. Texas Department of Motor Vehicles 10/01/2012 Until Rescinded
Misc Availability of Driver License Services (COVID-19) The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Driver License Division has resumed all in-office DL and ID card services by appointment only. These services include renewal transactions. Texas Department of Public Safety 03/18/2020 Until Rescinded File

Texas

DMV
Federal Disaster Relief Permit
Texas DMV issues the Federal Disaster Relief Permit for the transportation of divisible commodities consisting of emergency relief supplies. The Federal Disaster Relief Permit is only available during national emergencies or major disasters declared by the President of the United States. This permit expires 120 days from the date of the President’s declaration. Please contact the Office of the President of the United States for a list of the current declared national emergencies and major disasters.
Texas Department of Motor Vehicles
10/01/2012
Until Rescinded
09/01/2021 14:25:39
Misc
Availability of Driver License Services (COVID-19)
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Driver License Division has resumed all in-office DL and ID card services by appointment only. These services include renewal transactions.
Texas Department of Public Safety
03/18/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/06/2021 14:24:05

Vermont

DMV Extension of the Modified Expanded Emergency Declaration No. 2020-002 Under 49 CFR § 390.25 The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) hereby declares that the continuing national emergency warrants the extension of Emergency Declaration No. 2020-002. This extension continues the exemption granted from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) for the fifty States and the District of Columbia as set forth below. This notice extends the exemption through December 31, 2020, subject to the restrictions and limitations set forth in this Extension. VT DMV 02/03/2021 Until Rescinded File

Vermont

DMV
Extension of the Modified Expanded Emergency Declaration No. 2020-002 Under 49 CFR § 390.25
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) hereby declares that the continuing national emergency warrants the extension of Emergency Declaration No. 2020-002. This extension continues the exemption granted from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) for the fifty States and the District of Columbia as set forth below. This notice extends the exemption through December 31, 2020, subject to the restrictions and limitations set forth in this Extension.
VT DMV
02/03/2021
Until Rescinded
File
02/03/2021 19:16:54

Washington

DMV Washington Emergency Waiver Washington has issued a temporary waiver of IRP, IFTA, 3-day trip, and special fuel permit requirements due to the COVID-19 virus. State of Washington Department of Licensing 03/17/2020 Until Rescinded File

Washington

DMV
Washington Emergency Waiver
Washington has issued a temporary waiver of IRP, IFTA, 3-day trip, and special fuel permit requirements due to the COVID-19 virus.
State of Washington Department of Licensing
03/17/2020
Until Rescinded
File
05/12/2020 15:24:36