FMCSA to host MATS driver-training listening session

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Updated Mar 20, 2013

Truck On Highway OdAt the Mid-America Trucking Show, upcoming in Louisville, Ky., March 21-23, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will host a listening session open to the public on the issue of entry-level driver training standards. Drivers in attendance will be able to contribute opinions and insights on the topic to the long-ongoing regulatory discussion about standards to impact future rulemaking.

A Federal Register notice is in process with further information — basics are as follows:

The listening session will occur on Friday, March 22, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in room C101 at the Louisville convention center. No registration is required. The session will also be webcast.  Further information will be posted prior to the event.

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