FMCSA issues final Unified Registration System rule

| August 23, 2013

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will begin operating the Unified Registration System in 2015, but has set a Nov. 1 compliance date for biennial updates. The agency published the URS final rule Aug. 23 establishing ...

FMCSA’s enforcement authority growth spurt

| August 23, 2013

With the Unified Registration System at final rule status and in implementation phase, some watchers see a future powerful tool for FMCSA in its efforts to target noncompliant carriers.

Unified Carrier Registration enforcement starts Feb. 1

| January 11, 2013

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance has recommended 2013 roadside enforcement of the Unified Carrier Registration to begin Feb. 1.

UCR board to meet

| March 24, 2011

Unified Carrier Registration Plan board of directors will meet April 14 via telephone.

UCR enforcement begins

Jill Dunn | February 01, 2011

Individuals and companies operating commercial motor vehicles in interstate or international commerce must register and pay a fee annually.

UCR fees almost doubled

| April 28, 2010

The minimum fee, which applies to a one-truck operation or to a broker or freight forwarder, will go from $39 to $76.

States may collect UCR fees

| March 03, 2010

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced that states may go ahead and collect 2010 UCR fees at the current fee structure.

UCR enforcement on hold

| January 05, 2010

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance has announced a moratorium on enforcement for the 2010 registration year.

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