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Truck Speed-Limiter Rule Stalls in Trump’s Washington


(David Cullen – HDT Truckinginfo)

The drive to mandate speed-limiters on trucks has sputtered out— at least for now— courtesy of the Trump Administration’s push to cut federal regulations.

The revised “unified agenda,” published on July 20 by the Office of Management and Budget, reveals that a speed-limiter rule has fallen off the near-term agendas for both the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

“By amending and eliminating regulations that are ineffective, duplicative, and obsolete, the administration can promote economic growth and innovation and protect individual liberty,” the White House Office of Management and Budget said in a statement upon posting the updated agenda. Click here to read more.