Are Your FRA Regulations Up to Date?

Are your FRA regulations up to date?

Use this index to verify that you have the most up-to-date version of the FRA regulations we reproduce.

(Red indicates regulations which have recently changed and may be supplied in supplement form.)

Revision dates are subject to change. IFR – Interim Final Rule.

FRA Part #
(49 CFR)
FRA Title Latest FRA Revision Date
Formats Available
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40Procedure for Transportation Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Program4-23-19 BKCAD
209Railroad Safety Enforcement Procedures3-21-22BKSEP
210Railroad Noise Emission Compliance Regulations4-15-19BKMFR
211Rules of Practice3-21-22BKSEP
213Track Safety Standards, Subparts A-F3-21-22Single
213Track Safety Standards, Subpart G10-7-20Single
214 (IFR)Railroad Workplace Safety3-21-22Single
215Railroad Freight Car Safety Standards3-21-22SingleBKMFR
216Special Notice and Emergency Order Procedures: Railroad Track, Locomotive and Equipment3-21-22BKMFR
217Railroad Operating Rules3-21-22BKRORBKMFR
218Railroad Operating Practices3-21-22
219Control of Alcohol and Drug Use3-4-22
220Railroad Communciations3-21-22Single
221Rear End Marking Device­Passenger, Commuter and Freight Trains3-21-22SingleBKMFR
222Use of Locomotive Horns at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings3-21-22Single
223Safety Glazing Standards­Locomotives, Passenger Cars and Cabooses3-21-22SingleBKMFR
224Reflectorization of Rail Freight Rolling Stock3-21-22Single
225 (IFR)Railroad Accidents/Incidents: Reports Classification, and Investigations3-21-22BKMFR
228Hours of Service of Railroad Employees3-21-22Single
229Railroad Locomotive Safety Standards3-21-22SingleBKMFR
230Steam Locomotive Inspection and Maintenance Standards3-21-22Single
231Railroad Safety Appliance Standards3-21-22SingleBKMFR
232Brake System Safety Standards for Freight and Other Non-Passenger Trains and Equipment; End-of-Train
233Signal Systems Reporting Requirements3-21-22BKSTC
234Grade Crossing Signal System Safety3-21-22BKSTC
235Instructions Governing Applications for Approval of a Discontinuance or Material Modification of a
Signal System or Relief from the Requirements of Part 236
236Rules, Standards, and Instructions Governing the Installation, Inspection, Maintenance, and Repair of
Signal and Train Control Systems, Devices, and Applicances
237Bridge Safety Standards3-21-22Single
238Passenger Equipment Safety Standards3-21-22BKPSS
239Passenger Train Emergency Preparedness3-21-22BKPSS
240 (IFR)Qualification and Certification of Locomotive Engineers3-21-22Single
242Conductor Certification3-21-22Single
BKCADThis Part available in our book titled, "Drug and Alcohol Regulations." This book includes 49 CFR Parts 40 and 219.
BKMFRThis Part available in our book titled, "Mechanical Department Regulations." This book includes 49 CFR Parts 210, 215, 216, 217, 218, 221, 223, 225, 229, 231 and 232.
BKPSSThis Part available in our book titled, "Passenger Safety Standards." This book includes 49 CFR Parts 238 and 239.
BKRORThis Part available in our book titled, "Railroad Operating Rules and Practices." This book includes 49 CFR Parts 217 and 218.
BKSEPThis Part available in our book titled, "Railroad Safety Enforcement Procedures and Rules of Practice." This book includes 49 CFR Parts 209 and 211.
BKSTCThis Part available in our book titled, "Rules and Regulations Governing Railroad Signal and Train Control Systems." This book includes 49 CFR Parts 233, 234, 235, and 236.
SingleThis Part available reprinted by itself. Check the chart above to see if it is also available in one of our combination books.