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Scopelitis Legislative News - June 2017

by Shannon M. Cohen, Gregory M. Feary, Prasad Sharma

June 12, 2017

This newsletter includes a sampling of noteworthy developments or trends affecting transportation in Congress or the state legislatures during the last two months. 

Trends covered in this issue:

•    Scopelitis Law Alert: U.S. DOL Announces Withdrawal of Joint Employment, Independent Contractor Informal Guidance
•    States Seek Infrastructure Funding
•    Lowering Roadblocks to Platooning
•    States React to Gig Economy
•    FY 2018 Presidential Budget
•    DOT Personnel Changes    
•    Regulatory Reform
•    Tax Reform
•    FMCSA Withdraws Minimum Insurance Limits Rulemaking
•    Entry-Level Driver Training Rule
•    FMCSA Split-Sleeper Berth Pilot
•    Rescission of USDOL Persuader Rule Submitted to OMB

If you want to speak with a Scopelitis attorney about these issues, visit our Legislative Services Practice Area page or contact the Scopelitis legislative team - Greg FearyShannon Cohen, or Prasad Sharma - to further explore how we may provide the most well-tailored service for you.


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