Rail Vehicles Access Advisory Committee

train icon The Rail Vehicles Access Advisory Committee (RVAAC), which the Board organized in 2013, will develop consensus recommendations for the Board’s use in updating sections of the guidelines that cover vehicles of fixed guideway systems, including rapid, light, commuter, intercity, and high speed rail.  Archived committee materials and unedited meeting captioning text (CART output) are available on Regulations.gov at docket ATBCB-2013-0006.

RVAAC Meetings and Subcommittee Conference Calls

RVAAC subcommittees are scheduled to hold conference calls on the dates noted below.  All calls will take place from 1:00 - 3:00 (Eastern Time) and will use the same call-in number and passcode.  The link for real-time captioning (CART) will be posted once it becomes available.

Next Subcommittee Conference Call:
Communications Subcommittee
May 1, 1:00 – 3:00 (ET)
Dial:  888-396-7314 (Toll number: 773-756-0935)
Passcode:  8020595
Real-time captioning: 

Upcoming Subcommittee Conference Calls:
Communications Subcommittee:  May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7
On-board Circulation and Seating Subcommittee: 
      May 7, June 12, July 10, August 14
Rooms and Spaces Subcommittee:  May 29, June 19, July 17, August 21
Boarding and Alighting Subcommittee: 
      May 22, June 25, July 24, August 28

Next RVAAC Full Committee Meeting:  September 11-12, 2014.