49 CFR 382.413 - Inquiries for alcohol and controlled substances information from previous employers.

§ 382.413 Inquiries for alcohol and controlled substances information from previous employers.

(a) Employers must request alcohol and controlled substances information from previous employers in accordance with the requirements of § 40.25 of this title, except that the employer must request information from all DOT-regulated employers that employed the driver within the previous 3 years and the scope of the information requested must date back 3 years.

(b) As of January 6, 2023, employers must use the Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse in accordance with § 382.701(a) to comply with the requirements of § 40.25 of this title with respect to FMCSA-regulated employers. Exception: When an employee who is subject to follow-up testing has not successfully completed all follow-up tests, employers must request the employee's follow-up testing plan directly from the previous employer in accordance with § 40.25(b)(5) of this title.

(c) If an applicant was subject to an alcohol and controlled substance testing program under the requirements of a DOT Agency other than FMCSA, the employer must request the alcohol and controlled substances information required under this section and § 40.25 of this title directly from those employers regulated by a DOT Agency other than FMCSA.

[ 81 FR 87725, Dec. 5, 2016]

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Title 49 published on 09-May-2017 04:41

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  • 2016-12-05; vol. 81 # 233 - Monday, December 5, 2016
    1. 81 FR 87686 - Commercial Driver's License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
      Final rule.
      Effective Date: January 4, 2017. Compliance Date: January 6, 2020.
      49 CFR Parts 382, 383, 384 and 391
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