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Department of Labor Issues Proposal to Expand Overtime Protections Department of Labor Issues Proposal to Expand Overtime Protections

The Department of Labor recently issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) proposing to extend overtime protections to many salaried workers. Read More

EPA and NHTSA Jointly Propose Greenhouse Gas and Fuel Efficiency Standards

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently announced proposed joint standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles. Read More

FMCSA Final Rule on CDL Testing and CLP Standards Effective July 8, 2015

On May 9, 2011, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a Final Rule on Commercial Driver's License Testing and Commercial Learner's Permit Standards. This Final Rule goes into effect on July 8, 2015. Read More

Senate Appropriations Committee Passes Transportation Appropriations Bill; Addresses Minimum Insurance and CSA Scores

On June 25 the Senate Appropriations Committee marked up and passed the Fiscal Year 2016 Department of Transportation Appropriations bill. Read More

Congress Focuses on Transportation Financing; Future of Highway Bill

During the past two weeks, Congress held two hearings in the Senate and two hearings in the House regarding the search for viable solutions to making the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) solvent for the long-term. Read More