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 Adaptive Equipment & Vehicles Modified for Persons with Disabilities

 Crashworthiness Rulemaking Activities

 Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE)

 Early Warning Reporting Requirements

 Information For New Manufacturers and Registered Importers

 Interpretation Letters
NHTSA's Chief Counsel interprets the statutes that the agency administers and the regulations that it promulgates.

 Notices and Final Rules
As of April 7, 1997, NHTSA expanded its posting of rulemaking documents on its web page. We are now posting all notices of proposed rulemaking and final rules that are considered to be "significant" by the office of Management and Budget.

 Regulatory Review
List of Regulatory Analyses, Regulatory Evaluations, and other Reports completed by Plans and Programs/Plans and Policy, Office of Regulatory Analysis and Evaluation, since January 1979.

 Regulatory Analyses

 Regulatory Evaluation

 Safety Recall Compendium (PDF Version)
PDF Version of A Guide for the Reporting, Notification, and Remedy of Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Equipment in Accordance with Title 49 of the United States Code, Chapter 301 and Supporting Federal Regulations.

 Safety Standards

 Search Manufacturer Databases

 Vehicle Importation Regulations

 Vehicle Theft Prevention


Related sites

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration - regs
Regulations related to Motor Carriers. See their home page at http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/

Office Of Information And Regulatory Affairs
Regulations Pending and Reviews Completed Last 30 Days related to the Department of Transportation.