The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced today that it will hold a public listening session on its hours-of-service proposal Feb. 17 in Arlington, Va.
The public listening session will be held at the Crowne Plaza Washington National Airport Hotel, 1480 Crystal Drive, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The entire listening session will be live webcast at www.fmcsa.dot.gov.
As part of the webcast, FMCSA officials will take online comments and questions from the public starting at 12 noon until 12 midnight EST.
The goal of the listening session is to gather a broad range of comments, ideas and relevant data as the agency analyzes responses to its HOS regulatory proposal issued on Dec. 23, 2010.