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Archive of Emergency Declarations 2018

Federal Emergency Declarations by FMCSA

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Notice of Enforcement Discretion Determination (2018 Alberto - FMCSA)05/27/201806/27/2018
FMCSA Regional Emergency Declaration Winter 12-30-201712/30/201701/14/2018

Federal Emergency Declarations by FMCSA Service Centers

Eastern Service Center

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In accordance with the provisions of 49 CFR § 390.23, the Field Administrator for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Western Service Center and Regional Field Administrator for FMCSA’s Southern Service Center, hereby declare that an emergency exists that warrants issuance of a Regional Emergency Declaration in the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Texas (Affected States)05/27/201806/27/2018
Extension of Regional Emergency Declaration Under 49 CFR 390.25 (01-04-2018)
*In accordance with 49 CFR 390.25, this extension to the Emergency Declaration is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in 49 CFR 390.5) or until 11:59 P.M. (ET), March 8, 2018, whichever is less.
01/04/2018*03/03/2018
The Regional Field Administrators for FMCSA's Southern and Eastern Service Centers hereby declare that an emergency exists that warrants extension of the Regional Declaration of Emergency issued on September 6, 2017 as amended, and continuing the exemption granted in accordance with 49 CFR 390.23(a)(1) from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs).
*NOTE:In accordance with 49 CFR 390.25, this extension to the Emergency Declaration is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in 49 CFR 390.5) or until 11:59 P.M. (ET), January 8, 2018, whichever is less.
11/06/2017*01/08/2018

Western Service Center

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The Field Administrator for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) Western Service Center hereby declares that an emergency exists that warrants extension of the Regional Declaration of Emergency issued on August 25, 2017, and continuing the exemption granted in accordance with 49 CFR 390.23(a)(1) from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), except as otherwise restricted herein.
*NOTE:In accordance with 49 CFR 390.25, this extension to the Emergency Declaration is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in 49 CFR 390.5) or until 11 P.M. (ET), March 22, 2018, whichever is less.
01/18/2018*03/22/2018
The Field Administrator for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) Western Service Center hereby declares that an emergency exists that warrants extension of the Regional Declaration of Emergency issued on August 25, 2017, and continuing the exemption granted in accordance with 49 CFR 390.23(a)(1) from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), except as otherwise restricted herein.
*NOTE:In accordance with 49 CFR 390.25, this extension to the Emergency Declaration is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in 49 CFR 390.5) or until 11 P.M. (ET), January 22, 2018, whichever is less.
12/15/2017*01/22/2018

Western and Southern Service Center

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The Field Administrator for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) Western Service Center hereby declares that an emergency exists that warrants extension of the Regional Declaration of Emergency issued on August 25, 2017, and continuing the exemption granted in accordance with 49 CFR 390.23(a)(1) from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), except as otherwise restricted herein.
*NOTE:In accordance with 49 CFR 390.25, this extension to the Emergency Declaration is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in 49 CFR 390.5) or until 11 P.M. (ET), March 22, 2018, whichever is less.
01/18/2018*03/22/2018

Eastern, Southern, Midwestern and Western Service Center

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The Regional Field Administrators for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) Eastern Service Center, Southern Service Center, Midwestern Service Center and Western Service Center hereby declare that an emergency exists that warrants extension of the Regional Declaration of Emergency issued on December 30, 2017, and continuing the exemption granted in accordance with 49 CFR 390.23(a)(1) from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), except as otherwise restricted herein.
*NOTE:In accordance with 49 CPR 390.25, this extension to the Emergency Declaration is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in 49 CFR 390.5) or until 11:59 P.M. (ET), February 28, 2018, whichever is less.
02/06/2018*02/28/2018
The Regional Field Administrators for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA)Eastern Service Center, Southern Service Center, Midwestern Service Center and Western Service Center hereby declare that an emergency exists that warrants extension of the Regional Declaration of Emergency issued on December 30, 2017, and continuing the exemption granted in accordance with 49 CFR 390.23(a)(1) from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), except as otherwise restricted herein.
*NOTE:In accordance with 49 CFR 390.25, this extension to the Emergency Declaration is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in 49 CFR 390.5) or until 11:59 P.M. (ET), January 28, 2018, whichever is less.
01/10/2018*01/28/2018

State Emergency Declarations by State

Alabama

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
2018-05-25 Tropical Storm Alberto Alabama State of Emergency05/27/2018TBD
State Of Alabama Proclamation By The Governor (01-15-2018)01/15/201802/15/2018

California

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
California Fire Emergency Declaration (10-10-2017)10/10/201704/08/2018

Connecticut

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of Connecticut Declaration of Civil Preparedness Emergency05/16/2018TBD
Notice Of Emergency Exemption From Hours Of Service Of Drivers12/28/201701/19/2018

Florida

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of Florida Office of The Governor EO# 18-15005/25/2018TBD
State of Florida Emergency Road Use Permit Executive Order 17-235 and Executive Order 17-28711/03/201711/17/2018
State of Florida Hurricane Irma Emergency Order (Pursuant to Executive Order 17-287)11/02/201701/01/2018

Georgia

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
The State Of Georgia Executive Order01/16/201801/18/2018
National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning for much of Southeast Georgia to begin on January 3, 201812/28/201701/10/2018

Hawaii

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Office of the Governor State of Hawaii Proclamation05/03/2018TBD

Indiana

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Indiana EO 17-32 For: Waiver of Hours of Service Regulations Relating to Motor Carriers and Drivers Transporting Propane Gas01/02/201801/05/2018

Kansas

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of Kansas Executive Order 18-15
*This shall continue in effect until 11:59 PM on July 27, 2018, or until rescinded upon conditions abating, whichever is less.
06/29/2018*07/27/2018
State of Kansas Executive Order 18-01 For Regional Emergencies01/03/201801/28/2018

Kentucky

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Commonwealth of Kentucky - Official Order No.11121307/20/201807/30/2018
Commonwealth of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet: Office of the Secretary Official Order N0. 11108403/01/201803/20/2018

Maine

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of Maine Governor' s Emergency Proclamation 01/08/201801/14/2018

Maryland

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Maryland - Executive Order 01.01.2018.1405/27/2018TBD

Massachusetts

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Commonwealth of Massachusetts DoE Notice (Title 49 CFR § 390.23) Jan. 5, 201801/05/201801/19/2018
Commonwealth Of Massachusetts Declaration Of Emergency Notice (Title 49 CFR 390.23)12/28/201701/09/2018

Minnesota

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Minnesota - Emergency Executive Order 17-1612/29/2017TBD

Missouri

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State Of Missouri Emergency Declaration 17-0212/29/201701/02/2018

Nebraska

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State Of Nebraska Proclamation 06-28-201806/28/2018TBD

New Jersey

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
NJ - Delivery of Propane and Heating Fuels to Residential and Commercial - Jan 5, 201801/05/201701/16/2018

New York

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At the Office of the Department of Transportation in the City of Albany on January 16, 2018
CASE 27647 - In the matter of motor carrier compliance with regulations pertaining to hours of service for operators of motor trucks, pursuant to 17 NYCRR 820.6.
01/16/201801/31/2018
At the Office of the Department of Transportation in the City of Albany on January 11, 2018
CASE 27647 ... In the matter of motor carrier compliance with regulations pertaining to hours of service for operators of motor trucks, pursuant to 17 NYCRR 820.6.
01/11/201801/28/2018
At the Office of the Department of Transportation in the City of Albany on January 3, 2018
CASE 27647 ... that certain rules should be temporarily waived in order to ensure the adequate delivery of salt throughout New York State.
01/03/201801/17/2018
At the Office of the Department of Transportation in the City of Albany on December 27, 2017
CASE 27647 ... hours of service regulations are modified with respect to the intrastate transportation of fuels throughout New York.
12/27/201701/19/2018

New Hampshire

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of New Hampshire Declaration Of Emergency Notice Title 49 CFR 390.23 (Title 49 CFR 390.23 ) 12/26/201701/19/2018

North Carolina

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of North Carolina Executive Order No.45
*NOTE:This Executive Order is effective immediately and shall remain in effect for thirty (30) days or the duration of the emergency, whichever is less.
05/30/2018*06/29/2018
State of North Carolina Executive Order No.4405/30/2018TBD
State of North Carolina Executive Order No.3501/16/201802/15/2018
State of North Carolina Executive Order No.3401/16/2018TBD
State of North Carolina Executive Order No.3201/03/201802/02/2018
State of North Carolina Executive Order No.3101/03/2018TBD
State of North Carolina Executive Order No.3012/28/201701/27/2018

Oklahoma

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Oklahoma Secretary of State Executive Order 2017-4401/14/201801/28/2018

Puerto Rico

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
Executive Order of The Governor of Puerto Rico: Administrative Bulletin Number: OE-2017-04709/17/2017TBD

Rhode Island

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations12/28/201701/09/2018

South Carolina

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of South Carolina Executive Order No. 2017-4512/29/201701/28/2018
State of South Carolina Executive Order No. 2017-21
*NOTE:(l) provisions of this Order affecting hours of service requirements shall take effect immediately and be in effect for 30 days, expiring midnight on October 6, 2017; (2) provisions of this Order affecting registration, permitting, length, width, weight, and load requirements shall be in effect for 120 days, expiring midnight of January 4, 2018.
09/06/2017*10/06/2017
01/04/2018

Texas

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of Texas Proclamation06/21/2018TBD
Texas Department of Public Safety-December 29, 2017-Severe Weather DOE Notice
*Will remain in effect for the duration of the emergency (as defined in Title 49, CFR, Part 390.5) or for five days, ending at 11:59 p.m., January 3, 2018, whichever is less.
12/30/201701/03/2018*

Vermont

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State of vermont Declaration Of Emergency Notice 49 CFR 390.2301/03/201801/20/2018

Virginia

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
State Of Virginia Executive Order 76 (2018)01/03/201803/03/2018
Commonwealth of Virginia Executive Order 72-201709/07/201706/30/2018

West Virginia

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and emergency Management -12-28-1712/28/201701/03/2018

Wisconsin

DescriptionEffectiveExpires on
The State of Wisconsin -- EO #26812/29/201701/28/2018
Updated: Thursday, August 16, 2018
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