Regulations

NHTSA issues Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) to implement laws from Congress. These regulations allow us to fulfill our mission to prevent and reduce vehicle crashes.

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208 49 CFR Part 571 Seat Belts on Motorcoaches

In accordance with NHTSA’s 2007 Motorcoach Safety Plan and DOT’s 2009 Departmental Motorcoach Safety Action Plan, NHTSA is issuing this NPRM to propose to amend the Federal motor vehicle safety standard (FMVSS) on occupant crash protection (FMVSS No. 208) to require lap/shoulder seat belts for each passenger seating position in new motorcoaches.This NPRM also proposes to require a lap/shoulder belt for the motorcoach and large school bus driver’s seating positions, which currently are required to have either a lap or a lap/shoulder belt.

Notice of Proposed Rule Making: Motorcoach Definition; Occupant Crash Protection 352.67 KB
49 CFR Part 571 Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems; Controls and Displays

Final Rule: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards; Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems; Controls and Displays 1019.18 KB Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
108 49 CFR Part 571 Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment

Issues related to glare produced by lamps mounted on the fronts of vehicles

Final Rule (Notice 3) - delay of effective date: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards; Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment 27.68 KB Request for Comments
138 49 CFR Part 571 Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Preliminary Economic Assessment: TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM 329.99 KB
49 CFR Part 571 Head Restraints

Final Rule: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards; Head Restraints 699.64 KB Notice of proposed rulemaking
49 CFR Part 571 Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards: Low Speed Vehicles

Final Rule
49 CFR Part 571 Theft Protection and Rollaway Prevention

Extension of Comment Period on NPRM: Theft Prevention and Rollaway Prevention 128.49 KB
108 49 CFR Part 571 Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment

Issues related to glare produced by lamps mounted on the fronts of vehicles

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards; Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment - Delay of Effective Date. 27.68 KB Request for Comments
49 CFR Part 571 Definition of Multifunction School Activity Bus

Final Rule
222 49 CFR Part 571 School Bus Passenger Seating and Crash Protection

Final Rule: Seating Systems, Occupant Crash Protection, Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages, School Bus Passenger Seating and Crash Protection 921.99 KB Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards; Seating Systems, Occupant Crash Protection, Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages, School Bus Passenger Seating and Crash Protection 358.76 KB
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