Governor John Carney of Delaware issued a declaration of emergency that includes a waiver of hours of service requirements for motor carriers. The declaration is in response to proactive and relief efforts for public health concerns posed by COVID-19. The waiver also covers mass gatherings, schools, and certain facility operations. The waiver is in effect from March 13, 2020 until terminated by state law.
Guidance on emergency declarations and waivers by the National Association of State Energy Officials is available here. Please direct any questions to or share new information with Sarah Reboli, NPGA Deputy Counsel, Regulatory Affairs.