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DOT/NHTSA RIN: 2127-AL93 Publication ID: Spring 2022 
Title: Amend FMVSS No. 141 Minimum Sound Requirements for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles 
Abstract: NHTSA previously planned to withdraw its September 17, 2019 notice of proposed rulemaking which responded in part to a petition from the Auto Alliance and Global Automakers to amend FMVSS No. 141 to allow driver-selectable pedestrian alert sounds on hybrid and electric vehicles. The agency now plans to issue a final rule that would address petitioner's request and other issues proposed in the 2019 notice. 
Agency: Department of Transportation(DOT)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 49 CFR 571.141   
Legal Authority: 49 U.S.C. 322, 49 U.S.C. 30111, 49 U.S.C. 30115, 49 U.S.C. 30117, 49 U.S.C. 30166   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  09/17/2019  84 FR 48866   
NPRM Comment Period End  11/01/2019 
Final Rule  08/00/2022 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Information URL:   Public Comment URL:  
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Mike Pyne
Office of Crash Avoidance Standards
Department of Transportation
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE,
Washington, DC 20590
Phone:202 366-4931