CTP applauds legislators for backing higher weight limit on Interstate highways
- CTP applauds legislators for backing higher weights on Interstate highways. // Bulk Transporter;Oct2010, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p22
The article reports on the commendation given by the Coalition for Transportation Productivity (CTP) to the efforts of Representatives Jean Schmidt and Steve Kagen for urging fellow legislators of the House Committee on Agriculture to give their support The Safe and Efficient Transportation Act...
- Swift opposes 97,000-lb proposal. Weber, Rick // Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2009, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p35
The article discusses highlights of the presentation of Jerry Moyes, chief executive officer and chairman of Swift Transportation, at the annual convention of the Truck and Trailer Manufacturers Association held in Tucson, Arizona in 2009. Topic covered was the proposal under the Safe an...
- SETA reintroduction would let states raise Interstate weight limits for trucks. // Bulk Transporter Exclusive Insight;3/ 7/2011, p1
The article focuses on the announcement of the Coalition for Transportation Productivity (CTP) about the reintroduction of the Safe and Efficient Transportation Act (SETA) in the U.S. House of Representatives by Representatives Mike Michaud and Jean Schmidt as House Resolution (HR) 763. It says...
- Transportation Efforts Hit Roadblocks. Dutton, Audrey // Bond Buyer;3/3/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33275, p1
The article reports on the factors that prevent the passage of a new multiyear transportation bill in the U.S.
- Obama 'Principles' Coming in 90 Days. Dutton, Audrey // Bond Buyer;3/4/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33276, p1
The article reports on the unveiling of the new multi-year transportation bill of President Barack Obama's administration in the U.S. until June 2010.
- Plan for $50B of Funding Garners Some High Praise. Dutton, Audrey // Bond Buyer;10/13/2010, Vol. 374 Issue 33397, p5
The article reports on the effort of President Barack Obama to work on a plan for a multi-year transportation bill in the U.S.
- Congressional transportation bill passes. Lindsey, Kelley // Public Works;Aug2012, Vol. 143 Issue 9, p13
The article focuses on the long-disputed federal transportation bill, which has finally been passed by both houses of the U.S. Congress.
- A great decision for owner-operators. Seaton, Henry // Commercial Carrier Journal;Nov2009, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p32
The article presents an answer to the question on the "doctrine of preemption" contained in the U.S. Commerce Clause of the Constitution and how it has been used to thwart the enforcement of California state legislation which reclassifies transport owner-operators as employees.
- Highway bill faces more delay. Laing, Keith // Hill;2/27/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 24, p18
The article reports on the effort of U.S. lawmakers to pass new transportation bills in 2012.