Final Rule

State Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Action Plans

  • 28
  • Jun
  • 2010
DOCKET NUMBER: 2009-0032
SUBJECT: Highway-Rail Grade Crossings
KEYWORDS: Highway safety, Recordkeeping, Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008, RSIA, Federalism
ABSTRACT: This final rule complies with a statutory mandate that the Secretary of Transportation (Secretary) issue a rule to require the ten States with the most highway-rail grade crossing collisions, on average, over the past three years, to develop State highway-rail grade crossing action plans. The final rule addresses the development, review, and approval of these highway-rail grade crossing action plans. This final rule also removes the preemption provision of this regulation.
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