Testimony & Comments

As part of our mission, American Trucking Associations frequently files comments with regulatory agencies and testifies before lawmakers on a whole host of issues facing the trucking industry.

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Latest Testimony and Comments

ATA Opposes FMCSA’s Proposed Certification Label Rule

On Aug 3 ATA filed written comments to FMCSA’s proposed rulemaking addressing missing Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards certification labels for commercial motor vehicles operated by U.S.–domiciled motor carriers. ATA informed FMCSA that it adamantly opposes the implementation of this proposed CMV certification label rule for several reasons.

ATA Files V2V Comments

On Oct. 20, ATA filed comments with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on its Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communications for light vehicles. ATA supported a dedicated 5.9GHZ frequency band for the connected vehicle program and highway safety, and also supported minimum performance requirements for DSRC devices and GPS.


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