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Employer FAQs

Overview

Employers of safety-sensitive transportation employees play a vital role in ensuring the safety of their employees and the traveling public.

The following are some of the questions the Office for Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance (ODAPC) and the Program Managers have...

Part 40 DOT Policies Notice

DOT Drug Testing: Employer DOT Policies – the Part 40 Changes

The DOT Agencies & United States Coast Guard (USCG) have provided guidance to DOT-regulated employers about what their DOT policies will need to contain about the changes to 49 CFR Part 40, which are effective January 1,...

DOT "CBD" Notice

DOT OFFICE OF DRUG AND ALCOHOL POLICY AND COMPLIANCE NOTICE

The Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018, Pub. L. 115-334, (Farm Bill) removed hemp from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act.  Under the Farm Bill, hemp-derived...

DOT Agency MIS Data

Federal Bill H. R. 6. the “Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act” or the “Support for Patients and Communities Act” was signed into law on Wednesday October the 24th 2018 by President Trump.  A...

SAP Certification Organizations

The following certification organizations have met the requirements in §40.283 to obtain recognition for the SAP credential for it's members:

National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors Certification Commission (NAADAC)

- Credential: Drug an Alcohol Counselor...

DOT Rule 49 CFR Part 40 Appendix H

Appendix H to Part 40DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Management Information System (MIS) Data Collection Form

The following form is the MIS Data Collection form required for use to report calendar year MIS data.  The Instructions for this form are found at https://www.transportation.gov/odapc....