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Dept. of Transportation (DOT)
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The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) was formed in April 1967 and consists of several administrations representing the various transportation modes. The Department serves as the focal point in the federal government for the coordinated National Transportation Policy. The DOT is responsible for transportation safety improvements and enforcement, international transportation agreements, and the continuity of transportation services in the public interest. The Department also prepares and proposes all legislation relating to transportation, coordinates transportation issues with other concerned agencies, and provides technical assistance to the states and cities in support of transportation programs and objectives.
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Final Regulations 49 CFR 107, 171, 172, 173 - Hazardous Materials: Revision to Fireworks Regulations (RRR) 07/16/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 571 - Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards; Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment 12/04/2012National
Regulatory Analysis Department Of Transportation  National
Guidance Documents DOT's Hours-of-Service Brochure  National
Guidance Documents Federal Planning Requirements for Transportation and Air Quality Protection Could Potentially Be More Efficient and Better Linked  National
Guidance Documents Guide for Preparing Shipping Papers  National
Guidance Documents HOS Driver's Pocket Guide  National
Quizzes Hours of Service  National
Handout Hours of Service  National
Speaker's Notes Hours of Service  National
Trainer's Guides Hours of Service  National
PowerPoints Hours of Service  National
Training Exercises Hours of Service Exercise 1  National
Training Exercises Hours of Service Exercise 2  National
Guidance Documents How to Use Hazardous Materials Regulations (Spanish version)  National
Forms Motor Carrier Identification Report (Application for U.S. DOT Number)  National
Notices Notice of Public Meeting to Discuss International Standards on the Transport of Dangerous Goods 05/28/2014National
Guidance Documents PHMSA'a Mechanical Damage: Final Report  National
Notices Pipeline Safety: Information Collection Activities 09/21/2012National
Notices Pipeline Safety: Information Collection Activities 09/21/2012National
Notices Pipeline Safety: Request for Special Permit 09/21/2012National
Guidance Documents Preventing Injuries in the Trucking Industry  National