Training of Entry-Level Drivers of Commercial Motor Vehicles
Notice of availability and request for comments.
Section 4007 of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 (ISTEA), (Pub.L. 102-240, 105 Stat. 2151-2152) directed the Secretary of Transportation to report to Congress on the effectiveness of the efforts of the private sector to ensure adequate training of entry-level drivers of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs). With this notice, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is advising members of the general public that copies of the study entitled ``Assessing the Adequacy of Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Training: Final Report'' and a cost-benefit analysis of requiring entry-level training for CMV drivers are now available from the National Technical Information Service (NTIS). Two copies have also been placed in the FHWA Docket number MC-93-12. The Agency is also requesting comments from the general public regarding the content and conclusions of the final report and cost-benefit analysis.