July 21, 2016
Implementation Dates for URS Extended
On July 20, 2016, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has announced that the agency has experienced some delays in the release of its Unified Registration System (URS). The implementation will begin on January 14, 2017 with full implementation on April 14, 2017.
A note on those with existing USDOT, MC, MX or FF numbers according to the FMCSA: “All existing entities with a USDOT, MC, or FF number, or combinations of them will continue to use existing agency forms and processes to conduct updates, seek additional registration authorities, make administrative filings, and other registration related transactions, until January 14, 2017.”