COVID-19 EMERGENCY DECLARATIONS

The Voice of Colorado’s Trucking Industry

COVID-19 Information/Resources

Schedule Changes

COLORADO COVID-19 RESOURCES

STATE OF COLORADO

  • Business Have 30 Extra Days to Remit Sales Tax.  Full Details – HERE
  • Temporary Suspension of Peak Hour Restrictions Related to Longer Combination Vehicles (LCV).  Full Details – HERE.   LCV Colorado Resolution passed by Transportation Commission.  Full Details – HERE
  • The Colorado State Patrol has activated a call center #833-598-5553, to assist with the large number of phone calls being experienced by dispatch centers.  This call center is operational 7 days a week, 8am-5pm.
  • Colorado Secretary of State’s Office to Implement Remote Notarization.  Full Details – HERE
  • Temporary Suspension of IFTA Requirements.  Full Details – HERE
    • IFTA Message to all IFTA Jurisdictions regarding COVID-19.  Full Details – HERE
  • Expired DOT Medical Examiner Certificates.  Full Details – HERE
  • Commercial Drivers License (CDL) impact during office closure.  Full Details – HERE
  • IRP –  the State of Colorado is waiving registration late fees, providing registration extensions, and issuing weight exemptions.  Full Details – HERE
  • Temporary modification of weight restriction on Interstate Highways in Colorado to 85,000 lbs.  Full Details – HERE
  • HOS exemption for Fuel Haulers.  Full Details – HERE

COLORADO INFORMATION ANALYSIS CENTER – DEPT. OF PUBLIC SAFETY

  • Load Safety and Security of Commercial Motor Vehicles.  Full Details – HERE

CMCA COVID-19 POLICY

  • Currently, CMCA is taking a cautious approach to our meetings and events.   We will be holding many of our meetings by conference call.  Full Details – HERE

CO DEPT. OF PUBLIC HEALTH & ENVIRONMENT

  • Staying informed about Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).  Full Details – HERE

PINNACOL POLICY HOLDERS

  • Important information for your employees seeking testing for coronavirus exposure.  Full Details – HERE

OTHER COVID-19 RESOURCES

AMERICAN TRUCKING ASSOCIATIONS (ATA)

  • ATA is tracking the following issues across all 50 states:  closure of state drivers license agencies, CDL expiration date agencies, new CLP and CDL issuance/testing restrictions, increased size and weight limits and parking and rest stop closures.  Full Details – HERE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION/FMCSA

  • Three-month Waiver in Response to the COVID-19 Emergency – For States and CLP Holders Operating CMV’s.  Full Details – HERE
  • Guidance on Compliance with DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Regulations.  Full Details – HERE
  • FMCSA CDL Waiver extends expiration dates to June 30, 2020, and includes CDLs, Learner’s Permits, Endorsements and Medical Certifications.  Full Details – HERE
  • “Expanded” FMCSA Emergency Declaration that includes exemption from Part 390-399 for those involved with relief efforts.  Full Details – HERE
  • Frequently Asked Questions Related to the FMCSA Emergency Declaration.  Full Details – HERE
  • ATA Summary of FAQ’s Related to the FMCSA Emergency Declaration.  Full Details – HERE

INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION PLAN (IRP)

  • View chart with an overview of COVID-19 Emergency Waivers and Office Closures.  Full Details – HERE

OTHER STATE DECLARATIONS AND EXEMPTIONS

  • OOIDA website has nationwide resources from all different states and agencies.  Full Details – HERE

TRUCK STOPS TO REMAIN OPEN

  • NATSO, representing the travel plaza and truckstop industry, issued the following statement confirming that its members will remain open.  Full Details – HERE

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC)

  • CDC Guidance on Self-Quarantine Guidance for Greater New York City Transportation and Delivery Workers.  Full Details – HERE
  • What you need to know and latest updates.  Full Details – HERE

WHITE HOUSE/CONGRESS

  • 15 Days to Slow the Spread.  Full Details – HERE
  • H.R. 6201 Families First Coronavirus Response Act – This bill responds to the coronavirus outbreak by providing paid sick leave and free coronavirus testing, expanding food assistance and unemployment benefits, and requiring employers to provide additional protections for health care workers.  Full Details – HERE
  • IRS Tax Filing Deferral – Full Details – HERE

U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

  • Business Loan Program Temporary Changes: Paycheck Protection Program.  Full Details – HERE.
  • SBA to provide small business impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) up to $2 Million in Disaster Assistance Loans.  Full Press Release – HERE  *  View Handout – HERE

CRESTLINE HOTELS TO OFFER DRIVER DISCOUNTS

  • Crestline Hotels, which manages countless hotels nationwide under the Marriott banner, is offering discounted rates and parking for truckers.  Full Details – HERE