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DOT Order 1351.36A Departmental Forms Management

Order Number
DOT 1351.36A
Originating Office
OST - S80 (Chief Information Officer)
Order Effective Date

This document establishes the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT or the Department) policy concerning management of paper and electronic forms created, controlled, or distributed by the Department.

Forms are a critical tool used by DOT to collect information required to meet administrative and program requirements. The DOT Forms Management Policy maximizes the utility and efficiency of forms and ensures regulatory compliance in support of the Plain Writing Act of 2010, the Government Paperwork Elimination Act of 1998 (GPEA), the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), 5 CFR Part 1320 Controlling Paperwork Burdens on the Public, and guidance documents from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and General Services Administration (GSA).

DOT is committed to ensuring that information is available in appropriate alternative formats to meet the requirements of persons who have a disability. If you require an alternative version of files provided on this page, please contact
Last updated: Wednesday, November 2, 2022