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August 6, 2014 View All

CSA Coalition Letter to Secretary Foxx CSA Coalition Letter to Secretary Foxx

We are writing on behalf of the many diverse segments of the motor carrier industry to alert you to recent research conducted on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Compliance, Safety, Accountability program. Read More

Safety Training - Perceiving the Risk

Safety training is intended to correct an ability gap and provide skills to those attending. It's also intended to modify behavior. Read More

NHTSA Proposes New Regulations Aimed to Protect Motorcoach and Large Bus Passengers in Rollover Crashes

NHTSA announced new proposed regulations aimed at protecting motorcoach and large bus passengers in rollover crashes Read More

NHTSA Proposes Tire Identification Proposal

The proposal amends the marking process by expanding the first portion of the identification number, known as the manufacturer identifier, from two symbols to three for manufacturers of new tires. Read More

Annual Meeting Presentations

If you were unable to join us, or you wanted a bit more information about something you heard in Charleston, we encourage you to take a look. Read More

Federal News View All

Highway Trust Fund Bill Advances in the House, Senate Next

On July 15, the House approved H.R. 5021, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014, which extends federal surface transportation programs and ensures the solvency of the Highway Trust Fund through June 1. Read More

House Appropriators Provide $30 Million for DERA

On July 15, the House Appropriations Committee completed its work on the Interior and Environmental Agencies Appropriations bill for fiscal year 2015 which begins on October 1. Read More

FMCSA Issues Guidance on Hours of Service and Logging Software Programs

FMCSA recently issued revised regulatory guidance concerning records of duty status (RODS) generated by logging software programs on laptop computers, tablets and smartphones. Read More

Legislative News View All

DOT Appropriations Pass in the House, Stall in Senate

On June 10, the House of Representatives passed the fiscal year 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development funding bill on a vote of 229-192. Read More

On Thursday, July 31, the Senate passed the House version of the stopgap measure to ensure the solvency of the Highway Trust Fund, ensuring Federal highway transportation programs remained fully funded through the end of May 2015. Read More

Permanent Bonus Depreciation Considered in House Ways and Means Committee

House Ways and Means Chairman Camp (R-MI) held a mark-up on May 29 on several tax extender provisions. Read More

Member News View All

CSA Coalition Letter to Secretary Foxx

We are writing on behalf of the many diverse segments of the motor carrier industry to alert you to recent research conducted on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Compliance, Safety, Accountability program. Read More

If you were unable to join us, or you wanted a bit more information about something you heard in Charleston, we encourage you to take a look. Read More

Karl Simon, Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Air Offices' Transportation and Climate Division, announced that EPA would provide another $3 million in rebates for the purchase of new school buses. Read More

NSTA Events View All

Upcoming NSTA Meetings

A full listing of NSTA meetings. Read More

Upcoming NSTA Meetings

A full list of NSTA meetings. Read More

NSTA Participated in DOE Event Marking 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act

The National School Transportation Association (NSTA) joined the American School Bus Council (ASBC) on July 2, 2014 for the Department of Education's Civil Rights Bus Ride ceremony at the U.S. Department of Education's Lyndon Baines Johnson Building in Washington, DC. Read More

Regulatory News View All

CSA Coalition Letter to Secretary Foxx

We are writing on behalf of the many diverse segments of the motor carrier industry to alert you to recent research conducted on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Compliance, Safety, Accountability program. Read More

NHTSA announced new proposed regulations aimed at protecting motorcoach and large bus passengers in rollover crashes Read More

The proposal amends the marking process by expanding the first portion of the identification number, known as the manufacturer identifier, from two symbols to three for manufacturers of new tires. Read More

Safety & Security View All

Safety training is intended to correct an ability gap and provide skills to those attending. It's also intended to modify behavior. Read More

NHTSA announced new proposed regulations aimed at protecting motorcoach and large bus passengers in rollover crashes Read More

The proposal amends the marking process by expanding the first portion of the identification number, known as the manufacturer identifier, from two symbols to three for manufacturers of new tires. Read More

Vendor Partners View All

The proposal amends the marking process by expanding the first portion of the identification number, known as the manufacturer identifier, from two symbols to three for manufacturers of new tires. Read More

If you were unable to join us, or you wanted a bit more information about something you heard in Charleston, we encourage you to take a look. Read More

FMCSA has announced the expansion of its waiver program to help experienced veterans and active duty personnel transition into civilian jobs as commercial truck and bus drivers. Read More