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DOT/NHTSA RIN: 2127-AM48 Publication ID: Spring 2022 
Title: ●Seat Belts in Limousines 

This rulemaking is issued pursuant to a statutory mandate in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) to amend Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards to require occupant restraint systems at each designated seating position in limousines and that minimize the risk of failure by forces acting on the seats, attachment assemblies, and installations as a result of motor vehicle impact.

Agency: Department of Transportation(DOT)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 49 CFR 571.207    49 CFR 571.208    49 CFR 571.209    49 CFR 571.210   
Legal Authority: 49 U.S.C. 30111    49 U.S.C. 30115    49 U.S.C. 30117    49 U.S.C. 30166    49 U.S.C. 322    delegation of authority at 49 CFR 1.95   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
Final  Statutory  Section 23023 of the BIL mandates a final rule not later than November 2023.  11/01/2023 
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  12/00/2022 
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:
Louis Molino
Chief, Light Duty Vehicle Division
Department of Transportation
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Office of Crashworthiness Standards, NVS-112, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE,
Washington, DC 20590
Phone:202 366-1833
Fax:202 366-4329