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DOT/NHTSA RIN: 2127-AL33 Publication ID: Fall 2022 
Title: Part 575 Vehicle Defect Reporting Requirements 

This rulemaking would require passenger motor vehicle manufacturers (a) to affix, in the glove compartment or in another readily accessible location on the vehicle, a sticker, decal, or other device that provides, in simple and understandable language, information about how to submit a safety-related motor vehicle defect complaint to NHTSA; (b) to prominently print the information described in subparagraph (A) within the owner's manual; and (c) to not place such information on the label required by the Automobile Information Disclosure Act (15 U.S.C. section 1232). These requirements would apply to passenger motor vehicles manufactured in any model year beginning more than 1 year after the date on which a final rule is published.

Agency: Department of Transportation(DOT)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 49 CFR 575   
Legal Authority: 49 USC 33101    delegation of authority at 49 CFR 1.95   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
Final  Statutory  FR per Letter to Congress  09/30/2015 
Final  Statutory  Final Rule or Letter to Congress  10/01/2013 

Overall Description of Deadline: MAP-21 requires a final rule or Letter to Congress by July 6, 2013.

Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  11/28/2016  81 FR 85478   
NPRM Comment Period End  01/27/2017 
Second NPRM  04/00/2023 
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:
Kenneth R Katz
Lead Engineer, Consumer Program Division
Department of Transportation
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE,
Washington, DC 20590