Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Government

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Indiana School Efficiency Law Concerns Associations, Directors

An Indiana bill signed into law on April 29 by Gov. Eric Holcomb seeks to consolidate small rural school district school bus services, creating...
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FMCSA Medical Review Board Approves Plan for Drivers with Monocular Vision

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) five-member Medical Review Board approved a proposal to eliminate the current exemption process for commercial motor vehicle...

Congress Takes Latest Crack at School Bus Safety Act

Lawmakers in Washington, D.C., hope the third time is a charm for legislation that would require lap/shoulder seatbelts in school buses as well as...
(Pictured from left to right) Trevor Rudderham, senior VP of electrification; Phil Horlock, president and CEO of Blue Bird Corp.; Sen. Raphael Warnock of Georgia

U.S. Sen Warnock Tours Blue Bird School Bus Plant in Georgia

Sen. Raphael Warnock of Georgia toured Blue Bird’s Fort Valley plant, located south of Atlanta, and experienced a ride-and-drive on one of the company’s...

Details Released on School Bus Contractor Relief for Lost COVID-19 Revenue

The U.S. Department of Treasury released the long-awaited details on the Coronavirus Economic Relief for Transportation Services (CERTS) Act grant program to award $2...

Private School Bus, Motorcoach Industries Ask for Additional Relief

Almost four months after the passage of the Coronavirus Economic Relief for Transportation Services (CERTS) Act, school bus contractors and motorcoach operators are still...

June 2021

This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on school bus contractors, onboard Wi-Fi for students, driver shortages, and...

Buyer’s Guide 2021

Find the latest vehicle production data and budget reports, industry trends, and contact information for state, national and federal...

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