Pilot Program on NAFTA Long-Haul Trucking Provisions

Leonard, Kenneth M.
October 2011
Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;10/3/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 191, p61138
Government Documents
The article focuses on the U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's (FMCSA) announcement on the availability of a Final Environmental Assessment (FEA) on the potential environmental impact of its implementation of the U.S.-Mexico cross-border long-haul trucking pilot program. FMCSA has cited the insignificance of the potential environmental impacts of the pilot program. The pilot program allows Mexico-domiciled motor carriers to operate in the U.S. for up to 3 years.


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