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United States Department of Transportation United States Department of Transportation

Kentucky Emergency Order 112153 ext

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY                                    OFFICIAL ORDER NO.

 

 

SUBJECT:        DECLARATION OF EMERGENCY, TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS, AND EXEMPTION OF HOURS OF SERVICE AND STOPPAGE AT WEIGH STATIONS

 

Whereas Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Official Order Number 112153, declaring an emergency and suspending commercial vehicle weight station stoppage, weight, hours of service, permit fee and registration requirements is set to expire on April 12, 2020 at 12:01 am; and

Whereas it is necessary to extend the provisions of this order in the interest of public health and safety in response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis;

Now, therefore, pursuant to the authority vested in me pursuant to KRS 189.230, KRS 189.233, KRS 281.270 and 49 CFR 390.23; I hereby declare that the entirety of the provisions of the aforementioned Official Order 112153 shall remain in full force and effect and are hereby extended to the 1st day of June 2020.

                                                                                  Jim Gary, Secretary

                                                                                  Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Done this 10th day of April, 2020 at Frankfort, Kentucky.

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

Will Fogle, Attorney   

KYTC, Office of Legal Services         

 

Last updated: Monday, April 13, 2020