Registration and Financial Security Requirements for Brokers of Property and Freight Forwarders; Small Business in Transportation Coalition (SBTC) Exemption Application

Cited as:85 FR 26516
Court:Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Publication Date:04 May 2020
Record Number:2020-09467
Federal Register, Volume 85 Issue 86 (Monday, May 4, 2020)
[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 86 (Monday, May 4, 2020)]
                [Notices]
                [Pages 26516-26517]
                From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
                [FR Doc No: 2020-09467]
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                DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
                Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
                [Docket No. FMCSA-2020-0130]
                Registration and Financial Security Requirements for Brokers of
                Property and Freight Forwarders; Small Business in Transportation
                Coalition (SBTC) Exemption Application
                AGENCY: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), DOT.
                ACTION: Notice of correction; extension of comment period.
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                SUMMARY: FMCSA corrects the public docket number referenced in its
                April 10, 2020, notice announcing that the Small Business in
                Transportation Coalition (SBTC) seeks reconsideration of an August 14,
                2013, application by the Association of Independent Property Brokers
                and Agents (AIPBA) for an exemption from the $75,000 bond requirement
                for all property brokers and freight forwarders. The Agency also
                extends the public comment period for that notice.
                DATES: Comments must be received on or before June 3, 2020.
                ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by Federal Docket
                Management System (FDMS) Number FMCSA-2020-0130 by any of the following
                methods:
                 Federal eRulemaking Portal: www.regulations.gov. See the
                Public Participation and Request for Comments section below for further
                information.
                 Mail: Send comments to Docket Operations, U.S. Department
                of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, West Building, Ground
                Floor, Room W12-140, Washington, DC 20590-0001.
                 Hand Delivery or Courier: Bring comments to Docket
                Operations, West Building, Ground Floor, Room W12-140, 1200 New Jersey
                Avenue SE, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except
                Federal holidays. To be sure someone is there to help you, please call
                (202) 366-9317 or (202) 366-9826 before visiting Docket Operations.
                 Fax: (202) 493-2251
                 Each submission must include the Agency name and the
                docket number for this notice. Note that DOT posts all comments
                received without change to www.regulations.gov, including any personal
                information included in a comment. Please see the Privacy Act heading
                below.
                 Docket: For access to the docket to read background
                documents or comments, go to www.regulations.gov at
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                any time or visit Docket Operations, Room W12-140 on the ground level
                of the West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC,
                between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., ET, Monday through Friday, except Federal
                holidays. To be sure someone is there to help you, please call (202)
                366-9317 or (202) 366-9826 before visiting Docket Operations.
                 Privacy Act: DOT posts public comments, without edit, including any
                personal information the commenter provides, to www.regulations.gov, as
                described in the system of records notice (DOT/ALL-14 FDMS), which can
                be reviewed at www.dot.gov/privacy.
                FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Pearlie Robinson, FMCSA Driver and
                Carrier Operations Division; Office of Carrier, Driver and Vehicle
                Safety Standards; (202) 366-4325; [email protected]. If you have questions
                on viewing or submitting material to the docket, contact Docket
                Operations, (202) 366-9826.
                SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On April 10, 2020 (85 FR 20334), FMCSA
                published a notice announcing that SBTC seeks reconsideration of an
                August 14, 2013, application by the AIPBA for an exemption from the
                $75,000 bond requirement for all property brokers and freight
                forwarders. The notice referenced in error ``FMCSA-2020-0239'' as the
                docket number for the submission of public comments. The correct docket
                number for this notice is ``FMCSA-2020-0130.''
                 All interested parties that would like to see the SBTC's request,
                read the public comments concerning this matter, or submit comments
                should use ``FMCSA-2020-0130'' when visiting http://www.regulations.gov. Any comments concerning SBTC's request, and
                submitted to docket number FMCSA-2020-0239 prior to the publication of
                this notice will be transferred to docket number FMCSA-2020-0130.
                 In addition to correcting the docket number, FMCSA extends the
                comment period to ensure that interested parties have sufficient time
                to review the SBTC request filed under the proper docket, and submit
                comments to that docket.
                Larry W. Minor,
                Associate Administrator for Policy.
                [FR Doc. 2020-09467 Filed 5-1-20; 8:45 am]
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