HR 756

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 756

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to prescribe standards for the maximum number of hours that an operator of a commercial motor vehicle may be reasonably detained by a shipper or receiver, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 17, 2011

Mr. DEFAZIO introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure


A BILL

To direct the Secretary of Transportation to prescribe standards for the maximum number of hours that an operator of a commercial motor vehicle may be reasonably detained by a shipper or receiver, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. DETENTION OF OPERATORS OF COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLES BY SHIPPERS AND RECEIVERS.

SEC. 2. RULEMAKING.

SEC. 3. LOADING AND UNLOADING MOTOR VEHICLES.

SEC. 4. DEFINITIONS.

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