Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government
On November 30, 2011, FRA published a final rule concerning adjacent-track on-track safety for roadway workers.
On March 8, 2012, FRA published a final rule delaying the effective date of the November 30, 2011, final rule until July 1, 2013, and establishing a 60-day comment period in order to permit interested parties an opportunity to respond to the Petitions.
Due to the complex issues raised and extensive estimates provided in the Petitions and comments, FRA continues to formulate an appropriate response. FRA's response to the Petitions and comments will be published as soon as practicable and will be filed in the same docket.