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California Meal and Rest Break Rules; Petition for Determination of Preemption

Notice of petition for determination of preemption; request for comments.

FMCSA requests comments on a petition submitted by the American Trucking Associations, Inc. (ATA) requesting a determination that the State of California's meal and rest break rules are preempted by Federal law. Among other things, FMCSA requests comments on what effect, if any, California's meal and rest break requirements may have on interstate commerce.

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