Federal Register Publication - Final Policy Statement on FTA's School Bus Operations Regulations


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09-17-08

September 17, 2008

 

Mass Mailout Number III-2008-46

 

Subject:  Federal Register Publication - Final Policy Statement on FTA's School Bus Operations Regulations

 

Dear Transit Colleague:

 

FTA issued a Federal Register Publication on September 16, 2008 concerning the FTA’s School Bus Operations Regulations.  This is a notice of Final Policy Statement.  Through this notice, the FTA clarifies its policy with respect to its interpretation of “tripper service” and “school bus operations” under 49 CFR part 605.  This publication can be accessed at the following website:  http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/pdf/E8-21601.pdf .

 

For further information please contact from FTA Headquarters in Washington, DC, Mr. Michael L. Culotta, Office of Chief Counsel, at (202) 366-1936 or by email at Michael.culotta@dot.gov.

 

Please feel free to distribute this throughout your organization as appropriate.

 

Sincerely,

 

 

Letitia A. Thompson

Regional Administrator