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December 19, 2008
Soon after the November 4 election, President-Elect Obama’s transition team dispatched representatives to each agency and department of the federal government to undertake a review of current issues.
October 2, 2008
At its recent teleconference meeting on September 4, the UCR Board set January 1, 2009 for when states can begin enforcement of the 2009 UCR registration.
CVSA President To Congressional Subcommittee: Impact of Size, Weight Must Be Considered Before Changing StandardsJuly 14, 2008
CVSA President John E. Harrison, testifying on July 9 before a hearing to assess the impacts of existing truck size and weight regulations, said that several enforcement issues must be resolved first before any decisions are made that would change existing standards.
February 15, 2008
FMCSA released its budget for FY 2009.
January 18, 2008
President Bush signed the FY 2008 Omnibus Appropriations bill on December 27, 2008 that contained funding for Department of Transportation programs.