FTA Drug and Alcohol Regulations Updates (Newsletter)

The FTA publishes a guidance and technical assistance newsletter on a seasonal basis.  Below are the 10 most current issues of the FTA Drug and Alcohol Regulation Updates newsletter.

The newsletters can be browsed by topic area on the FTA Transit Safety Oversight website.

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Current Issue:

  • Issue 74, March 2022
    • Contracted Ridesourcing Companies Are Subject to Part 655
    • Reminder: MIS Reports Due March 15
    • Who should be listed as the Certifying Official on the Annual Drug and Alcohol MIS Report?
    • Statement of Enforcement Discretion for Substance Abuse Professionals and Service Agents Extended
    • Random Testing Rates for All Modes
    • Special Topic Virtual Seminars
    • Section 5310 Funding FAQs
    • How Do You Know You Are Having an FTA Drug and Alcohol Audit?
    • Employers Cannot Access Previous MIS Reports
    • Old CCFs Can Still Be Used
    • Diabetes Does Not Interfere with DOT Alcohol Testing
    • Virtual FTA Substance Abuse Seminars Available
    • Situation Changes After Post-Accident Determination
    • DOT Publishes Notice of Proposed Rule Making – Oral Fluids

Past Issues: