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Archive of Emergency Declarations 2017

Federal Emergency Declarations by Service Center

Southern Service Center

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
The Regional Field Administrator for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FM CSA), hereby declares that an emergency exists that warrants issuance of a Regional Emergency Declaration in the State of Florida under the provisions of 49 CFR § 390.23 providing exemption from Parts 390 through 399 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), except as otherwise restricted by this Regional Declaration.5/17/20176/16/2017

Expired State Declarations

Alabama

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Alabama: State of Emergency by Proclamation 0617201706/20/201707/20/2017
Governor of Alabama issues State of Emergency in Preparation for Winter Weather01/06/201702/05/2017

California

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Governor Brown Issues Emergency Order to Help Response to Situation at Oroville Dam 02/12/2017TBA

Georgia

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Emergency Declaration issued by Georgia Governor Deal01/21/201701/29/2017
Emergency Declaration issued by Georgia Governor Deal01/06/201701/08/2017

Idaho

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Executive Order Declaring a State of Energy Emergency and Temporarily Exempting Certain Carriers from Hours of Service Regulations Under Idaho Law to Help Meet Fuel Demands01/04/201701/27/2017
Executive order declaring a state of energy emergency and temporarily exempting certain carriers from hours of service regulations under Idaho law to help fuel demands08/17/201708/24/2017

Kansas

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
FMCSA is granting this extension at the request of Kansas: EXTENSION OF STATE DECLARATION NOTICE 49 CFR § 390.2504/05/201705/23/2017
Executive Order 17-01 for Regional Emergencies: Governor Brownback declared a state of emergency on March 5, and fires have now burned more than 626,000 acres. This ranks as the largest fire event in state history. 03/05/201704/08/2017

Connecticut

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Declaration of Emergency; Proclamation Number 77 JBE 201706/17/201707/16/2017
Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency02/07/201703/09/2017

Maine

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Maine-Governor's Emergency Proclamation for US-DOT FMCSA HOS-Waiver02/14/201702/28/2017

Minnesota

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Executive Order 17-02 Providing for Emergency Relief from Regulations to Motor Carriers and Drivers Operating in Minnesota Transporting Forage03/24/201704/08/2017

Missouri

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
In response to severe spring storms causing massive flooding, the Missouri Department of Public Safety has issued an emergency declaration to waive certain federal regulations under the authority of 49 CFR 390.23, for carriers who participate in emergency relief efforts.05/04/201706/03/2017

Nebraska

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Executive Order No. 17-06: Continuation of emergency relief for damage caused by drought in North Dakota, South Dakota, & Montana 08/02/201709/01/2017
Eexcutive Order No. 17-01: Emergency Relief for Damage Caused by Kansas Fires03/13/2017up to 04/8/2017
State of Nebraska Office of the Governor Lincoln Executive Order No. 17-05: Emergency Relief for Damage Caused by Drought in North Dakota & South Dakota07/12/201708/09/2017

New Hampshire

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
NH Emergency Conditions as a Result of a Heavy Snow Storm03/14/201703/28/2017
Declaration of Emergency Notice (Title 49 CFR 390.23), NC02/13/201702/27/2017

New York

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Effective March 14, 2017, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo declared a state of emergency as “Winter Storm Stella”03/14/2017up to 04/13/2017

North Carolina

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
State of North Carolina 2017-EO13: Temporary Suspension of Motor Vehicle Regulations to Ensure Restoration of Utility Services and Transporting Essentials07/27/201708/26/2017
EO No. 3 Declaration of A State Of Emergency, NC01/06/201702/15/2017
EO No. 2 Declaration of A State Of Emergency, NC01/06/201702/05/2017
EO No. 1 Declaration of A State Of Emergency, NC01/06/2017--

Oklahoma

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
State of Oklahoma Declare that there is a State of Emergency - 05-01-201705/01/201705/30/2017
AMENDED EXECUTIVE ORDERS 2017-03 & 2017-04 - Extending Emergency Declaration and Weights & Measures Exemption :: Executive Order 2017-04 - Due to severe drought and wildfires occurring in northwest Oklahoma, it is necessary to assist and expedite all efforts of relief.03/08/201705/08/2017
The Governor of the State of Oklahoma hereby declare that there is a State of Emergency continuing in the State of Oklahoma. Due to catastrophic weather occurring statewide, it is necessary to assist and expedite all efforts of storm relief.01/12/201702/11/2017
The Governor of the State of Oklahoma hereby declares the winter storms, snow, freezing rain, ice, severe storms, tornadoes, straight line winds and flooding beginning January 13, 2017, and continuing, may cause extensive damage to public and private properties within the State of Oklahoma; and said damages may cause an undue hardship on the residents of this state.01/12/201702/11/2017

Oregon

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Suspension of Motor Carrier Regulations for Eclipse08/14/201708/24/2017

Pennsylvania

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Governor Wolf Announces Emergency Proclamation, Travel Restrictions Ahead of Winter Storm03/13/201703/20/2017

South Carolina

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
EO No. 1 Declaration of A State Of Emergency, SC01/06/201701/08/2017

Virginia

DescriptionEffectiveExpired On
Governor McAuliffe Declares State of Emergency in Response to Pending Winter Storm03/13/2017TBD
EO No. 62 - 2017 - Declaration of A State Of Emergency, VA01/06/201703/03/2017
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