In response to Hurricane Michael, the Southern Service Center of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) declared a state of emergency for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. In accordance with regulation 49 C.F.R. 390.23, an Hours of Service Waiver is in effect from October 9, 2018 through November 9, 2018, or the duration of the emergency, whichever is less.
Contact information for the FMCSA Service Centers is available here. Additionally, guidance by the National Association of State Energy Officials with review by FMCSA is available here. Please direct any questions to or share new information with Sarah Reboli, NPGA Director of Regulatory Affairs.