ATA Webinar - July 2019 Advocacy Agenda Update, Sponsored by ACT 1 picture

ATA Webinar - July 2019 Advocacy Agenda Update, Sponsored by ACT 1

July 25, 2019

ATA Webinar - July 2019 Advocacy Agenda Update, Sponsored by ACT 1

Please register for this live ATA webinar.

2:00pm ET

July 2019 Advocacy Agenda Update, Sponsored by ACT 1


Webinar Description: 


Join ATA’s Edwin J. Gilroy, Senior Vice President, Legislative Affairs, and members of the ATA advocacy team for an update on ATA’s legislative and regulatory priorities, and the status of issues affecting the industry and your business. A question and answer session will follow.

Discussion Topics Include:

·         Legislative Update - 6 Months into the 116th Congress, and where do we go from here:

o    Infrastructure/FAST Act Reauthorization;

o    Workforce Development;

o    Trade, Tariffs and the USMCA; and

o    FY2019 Appropriations.

·         Regulatory Update

o    ELD Implementation;

o    Hours of Service - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM);

o    Under 21 Year Old Drivers; and

o    Proposed Guidelines for Hair Testing and the Drug and Alcohol Clearing House

·         Looking Ahead to the Remainder of the Year

·         Political Update and Outlook for the 2020 Elections



Allied Committee for the Trucking Industry (ACT 1) is a group of leading industry suppliers dedicated to enhancing the business environment of the transportation industry. ACT 1’s stated mission of providing business leaders with the opportunity to exchange ideas, forge new relationships and build a stronger, more successful industry through networking and social events at the top national industry meetings matches well with ATA’s full slate of industry-leading meetings, conferences, and exhibitions. In addition to sponsoring this webinar, ACT 1 has had a long collaborative relationship with ATA in support of the trucking industry in North America.

For more information about ACT 1 and its member companies, click here to visit their website.


*NOTICE: ATA webinars are strictly educational for our members, and are not press events. The information contained in this webinar is not intended for, nor should it be used in, the production, editing or creation of news or analysis pieces. Participants are also forbidden from using them as background for published materials, white papers or other communications. Therefore, the contents of this webinar are strictly embargoed and off the record.



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