The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued an Emergency Declaration covering several states in the Gulf Coast in anticipation of the significant impacts of Hurricane Ida. The Emergency Declaration waives hours of service requirements for those providing direct assistance to emergency relief efforts in the affected states, including the transportation of “supplies, goods, equipment, fuel, and persons.” The Emergency Declaration applies to: · Alabama · Arkansas · Louisiana · Mississippi · Tennessee · Texas
Click here to download the waiver The Emergency Declaration terminates on September 28, 2021.
Please contact the Texas Propane Gas Association at (800)325-4727 if you have any questions.
A special thank you to the National Propane Gas Association for sharing these weather waivers with its state partners.