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DOT/FMCSA RIN: 2126-AC10 Publication ID: Fall 2018 
Title: +Broker and Freight Forwarder Financial Responsibility 

FMCSA initiates rulemaking action pertaining to the implementation of section 32918 (Financial Security of Brokers and Freight Forwarders) of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21). The Agency is considering eight separate areas: (1) group surety bonds/trust funds, (2) assets readily available, (3) immediate suspension of broker/freight forwarder operating authority, (4) surety or trust responsibilities in cases of broker/freight forwarder financial failure or insolvency, (5) enforcement authority, (6) entities eligible to provide trust funds for form BMC-85 trust fund filings, (7) Form BMC-84 and BMC-85 trust fund revisions, and (8) household goods (HHG) consumer protection. The Agency seeks comments and data in response to this ANPRM.

Agency: Department of Transportation(DOT)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Prerule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Regulatory 
CFR Citation: 49 CFR 387   
Legal Authority: Pub. L. 112-141, sec. 32918, 126 Stat. 405, 822   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
ANPRM  09/27/2018  83 FR 48779   
ANPRM Comment Period End  11/26/2018 
Additional Information: Regulatory: Annualized Cost; $0: Annualized Cost Savings; $0: FY2021
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined  Government Levels Affected: Undetermined 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
International Impacts: This regulatory action will be likely to have international trade and investment effects, or otherwise be of international interest.
RIN Information URL:   Public Comment URL:  
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Related RINs: Related to 2126-AB60, Related to 2126-AB74 
Agency Contact:
David Miller
Regulatory Development Division
Department of Transportation
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE,
Washington, DC 20590
Phone:202 366-5370