Today the DOT’s Federal Railroad Administration published a meeting notice in the Federal Register (81 FR 14515-14516) for a public meeting of the Railroad Safety Advisory Committee in Washington, DC on April 7th 2016. The RSAC was formed to develop new regulatory standards, through a collaborative process, with all segments of the rail community working together to fashion mutually satisfactory solutions on safety regulatory issues.
Status reports will be presented by the following working groups (links are for the task statements for the working gourp - .PDF download):
• Hazardous Materials Issues; and
While this is a public meeting, there is nothing in the notice that would indicate that feedback from the public, either oral or written, will be accepted for this meeting.