The White House Office of Management and Budget is expected to release proposed rulemaking on hours of service by Nov. 26.
Anne Ferro of the Federal Motor Carrier Administration expects the White House to release the new rule by the end of this month.
A federal agency had scheduled proposed rule for Nov. 4 publication date and planned to allow public comment until Jan. 4.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration sent its proposed hours-of-service rule to the Secretary of Transportation.
They are contesting rule that carriers with a 10 percent or greater non-compliance with hours regulations will face mandated use of EOBRs.
The FMCSA will relieve carriers that use electronic mobile communications of maintaining other supporting documents to verify driver logs.
Senate, House measures would freeze truck lengths and weights on the National Highway System.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has extended its temporary lifting of HOS rules for haulers of some emergency supplies because of the oil spill.
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