Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations

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CFR Title 49 - Transportation is one of fifty titles comprising the United States Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). Title 49 is the principle set of rules and regulations (sometimes called administrative law) issued by the Departments of Transportation and Homeland Security, federal agencies of the United States regarding transportation and transportation related security. This title is available in digital and printed form, and can be referenced online using the Electronic Code of Federal Regulations (e-CFR).

History[edit]

Publication of Title 49 began in 1938, at which point it was entitled Transportation and Railroads. It was renamed in 1949 to Transportation.[1]

Current structure[edit]

The table of contents, as reflected in the e-CFR updated February 18, 2014, is as follows:[2]

Volume Chapter Parts Regulatory Entity
1 1-99 Subtitle A--Office of the Secretary of Transportation
2 I 100-177 Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
3 178-199 Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
4 II 200-299 Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
5 III 300-399 Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
6 IV 400-499 Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
V 500-571 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
7 572-599 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
VI 600-699 (GPO) Federal Transit Administration, Department of Transportation
VII 700-799 National Railroad Passenger Corporation (AMTRAK)
VIII 800-999 National Transportation Safety Board
8 X 1000-1199 Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
9 1200-1399 Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
XI 1400-1499 [Reserved] Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Department of Transportation
XII 1500-1699 Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security