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US DOT Withdraws Sleep Apnea Testing Plan

08 Aug 2017 10:19 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) (collectively, the Agencies) withdraw the March 10, 2016, advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) concerning the prevalence of moderate-to-severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) among individuals occupying safety sensitive positions in highway and rail transportation, and its potential consequences for the safety of highway and rail transportation. The Agencies have determined not to issue a notice of proposed rulemaking at this time.

Read Federal Register notice at  

https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-08-08/pdf/2017-16451.pdf


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