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July 29, 2015 View All

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Holds Public Meeting on Occupant Protection National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Holds Public Meeting on Occupant Protection

Executive Director, Ronna Weber, represented NSTA at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) public meeting on occupant protection on school buses on Thursday, July 23. Read More

Flurry of Congressional Activity as Transportation Deadline Approaches Flurry of Congressional Activity as Transportation Deadline Approaches

The past two weeks have been filled with activity by Congress working to avert the July 31 deadline when surface transportation spending and authority expire. Read More

Minimum Insurance Limits Legislation Pending Minimum Insurance Limits Legislation Pending

Legislation to address the FMCSA’s efforts to raise minimum levels of financial responsibility for commercial motor vehicle carriers has been subject of significant and varied legislative activity in Congress. Read More

NSTA Encourages Members to Contact Their House Representatives to Cosponsor Perry Insurance Bill NSTA Encourages Members to Contact Their House Representatives to Cosponsor Perry Insurance Bill

Congressman Scott Perry (R-PA) introduced a passenger carrier insurance bill in April, HR 2077. Read More

NSTA Partners with Autism Society to Provide School Bus Contractors Access to Information and Training Related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) NSTA Partners with Autism Society to Provide School Bus Contractors Access to Information and Training Related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

The NSTA and the Autism Society have partnered to provide contracted school bus staff with information about autism spectrum disorder, signs for early detection, and ways to communicate this information to appropriate caregivers and parents for effective intervention. Read More