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.

Next Subcommittee Conference Call:
Boarding and Alighting  Subcommittee   
July 24, 1:00 – 3:00 (ET)   Conference Call Materials
Dial: (888) 396-7314   [Toll number:  (773) 756-0935]
Passcode:  8020595
Real-time captioning (CART): 

Upcoming Subcommittee Conference Calls: 
Communications Subcommittee:  August 7
On-board Circulation and Seating Subcommittee: August 14
Rooms and Spaces Subcommittee: August 21
Boarding and Alighting Subcommittee:  August 28

Upcoming Full Committee Meetings: 
September 11-12, 2014, February 26-27, 2015, and April 23-24, 2015