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ATA Oilfield Exception Comments

On June 5, 2012, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a notice of regulatory guidance and request for public comment regarding changes to its interpretations for 49 CFR 395.1(d)(1) and 395.1(d)(2),


The trucking industry is essential to freight transportation and the nation’s economy. We deliver virtually all of the consumer goods in the United States, and employ nearly 7 million Americans in trucking-related jobs.

Graves Testimony House NRC 033111 final

My name is Bill Graves, and I am the President and Chief Executive Officer of the American Trucking Associations. Prior to joining ATA, I spent 22 years in Public service in the State of Kansas, highlighted by two terms as Governor. However, it’s my trucking heritage, and not my political history, that I am representing today...