Annual Regulatory Plan

In accordance with Section 120.74, F.S., as amended by Ch. 2015-162, Laws of Florida, the Department of Transportation provides the attached regulatory plan listing each law enacted or amended during the previous 12 months which creates or modifies the duties or authority of the Department and the Department's plan to initiate rulemaking to comply with any law necessitating rulemaking.  Also listed are rules the Department plans to develop, amend, or repeal in the upcoming year.

2020-2021 Regulatory Rule Plan (*.xlsx, 41kb)
2020-2021 Regulatory Certificate (*.pdf, 40kb)

2019-2020 Regulatory Rule Plan (*.xlsx, 39kb)

2018-2019 Regulatory Rule Plan (*.xlsx, 44kb)
2018-2019 Regulatory Certification (*.pdf, 35kb)

2017-2018 Regulatory Rule Plan (*.xlsx, 44kb)
2017-2018 Regulatory Certification (*.pdf, 34kb)

2016-2017 Regulatory Rule Plan (*.xlsx, 45kb)
2016-2017 Regulatory Certification (*.pdf, 440kb)

2015-2016 Regulatory Rule Plan (*.xlsx, 47kb)
2015-2016 Regulatory Certification (*.pdf, 278kb)

If you have other questions regarding the Annual Regulatory Plan, please contact the Office of the General Counsel 


Notice of Variance

The Florida Department of Transportation hereby gives notice that on January 19, 2021, Sarasota Doctors Hospital, Inc. d/b/a Doctors Hospital of Sarasota filed a petition for a waiver/variance from Rule 14-51.031(2)(b)2, Florida Administrative Code. Hospitals and stand-alone emergency rooms that meet certain criteria are eligible for general service signing in advance of the intersection which provides the most practical route to that facility.  A stand-alone emergency room must be open 24 hours, 7 days a week and to have onsite emergency medical transportation available to transport patients to the hospital’s inpatient facility.

A copy of the request may be obtained and any comments may be submitted to the Agency Clerk at

Notice of Minor Violation Rules
In accordance with  Section 120.695(1)(c), Florida Statutes, the Department of Transportation provides this listing of rules for which a notice of noncompliance or similar notice will be issued prior to imposition of a fine or other disciplinary penalty.

List of Minor Violation Rules

el at 850-414-5265.