49 CFR 219.701 - Standards for drug and alcohol testing.

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§ 219.701 Standards for drug and alcohol testing.
Link to an amendment published at 81 FR 37942, June 10, 2016.

(a)Drug testing required or authorized by subparts B, D, F, and G of this part must be conducted in compliance with all applicable provisions of the Department of Transportation Procedures for Transportation Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs (part 40 of this title).

(b) Alcohol testing required or authorized by subparts B, D, F, and G of this part must be conducted in compliance with all applicable provisions of the Department of Transportation Procedures for Transportation Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs (part 40 of this title).

(c) Each covered employee who is notified of selection for testing and who is not performing covered service at the time of notification must proceed to the testing site immediately. The railroad must ensure that an employee who is performing covered service at the time of notification shall, as soon as possible without affecting safety, cease to perform covered service and proceed to the testing site.

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Title 49 published on 2015-12-03

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  • 2016-12-23; vol. 81 # 247 - Friday, December 23, 2016
    1. 81 FR 94270 - Drug and Alcohol Testing: Determination of Minimum Random Testing Rates for 2017
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Railroad Administration
      Notice of determination.
      Effective December 23, 2016.
      49 CFR Part 219
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  • 2016-12-23; vol. 81 # 247 - Friday, December 23, 2016
    1. 81 FR 94270 - Drug and Alcohol Testing: Determination of Minimum Random Testing Rates for 2017
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Railroad Administration
      Notice of determination.
      Effective December 23, 2016.
      49 CFR Part 219