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Featured: Coronavirus, News

A coronavirus timeline: How we got here

Land Line Media provides a timeline of the events related to the coronavirus dating back to Dec. 31, when the first reports came out of China.

Crime & Courts, News, State

Another guilty plea in New Orleans staged crash scheme

Another defendant pled guilty to participating in vast scheme which staged crashes between commercial and passenger vehicles in New Orleans.

Federal, News, OOIDA

HOS pilot program would allow drivers to pause the clock

An HOS pilot program proposed by FMCSA would give drivers the ability to pause their 14-hour clock anywhere from 30 minutes to three hours.

News, State

Pennsylvania CDL rule on reporting violations nears passage

An effort to amend Pennsylvania CDL rules would stiffen requirements for commercial drivers to notify employers about traffic violations.

News

Hurricane Zeta shuts down highways from Louisiana to North Carolina

An unexpectedly strong Hurricane Zeta quickly moved from Louisiana to North Carolina Wednesday through Thursday, shutting down roadways.

Federal, News

MCSAC nominations to be accepted through Nov. 30

The FMCSA wants nominations for people interested in serving on its Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee. The deadline is Nov. 28.

Breaking, COVID-19

COVID-19: The latest info brought to you by OOIDA and Land Line

OOIDA & Land Line are compiling information specifically for truckers on COVID-19 regulatory relief and the statewide crowd and restaurant restrictions. We are updating this page regularly as the news breaks.

Federal

Truckers, brokers express views during FMCSA’s broker listening session

FMCSA’s broker listening session ushered in comments from truckers and brokers about petitions to increase broker transparency regulations.

News, State

Minnesota governor signs $2 billion bonding bill with focus on transportation

Legislators in the state of Minnesota have reached agreement on a bonding bill that will aid work that includes transportation projects.

Federal, News

TSA extends hazmat renewal waiver through 2020

TSA announced that it has extended an exemption from the renewal of hazardous material endorsements through the end of the year.

Crime & Courts, State, Tolls

Court rules Rhode Island governor must testify in toll lawsuit

A federal court denied Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo and two other state official’s bid to avoid subpoenas in ATA’s toll lawsuit.