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Utah School Bus Seat Belt Bill Fails Again in House

Utah House Bill 168, which would have required three-point, lap-shoulder seat belts on school buses, failed for the second time in the last three...

Indiana Senate Unanimously Passes School Bus Stop Bill

Senate Bill 2, which prescribes harsher penalties for drivers who illegally pass school buses in Indiana, has been unanimously passed by the Senate.  Related: Bill in...

Georgia Governor Signs Bill to Amend School Bus Passing Law

Gov. Brian Kemp signed into law a bill that repeals the school bus passing law that went into effect in Georgia last summer.  Related: New...

New Jersey Gov. Murphy Signs Three School Bus Bills

Last month, Gov. Phil Murphy signed a pile of bills into effect, three of which pertained directly to school transportation. Related: Georgia Governor Signs...

Communications, Tracking Devices Required for all NYC School Buses

The Student Transportation Oversight Package (STOP) was designed to avoid the back to school “nightmares” and give more transparency to parents in New York...

Cuomo Adds School Bus Stop Arm Camera, Seat Belt Requirements in...

The Evening Tribune reported that Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his proposals in his fiscal year 2020 Executive Budget that focused on increasing the safety...

ABA Implores Congress & Administration to Come Together & End Shutdown

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Peter Pantuso, president & CEO of the American Bus Association (ABA), which represents numerous small businesses in the motorcoach, travel and...

Tenn. School Bus Bill Withdraw on Illegal School Bus Passing

The amendment to Tennessee House Bill 55, calling for harsher penalties for drivers who illegally pass a school bus, was withdrawn on Jan. 23.  The...

Bill in Planning Stages After Death of Four Indiana Students

According to the Pharos-Tribune, Indiana Senate District 18 saw four student deaths relating to school buses in just over a month. Meanwhile, the state...

New Jersey Gov. Murphy Signs School Bus Safety Legislation

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed a group of four important school bus safety bills into law. The bills strengthened safety standards for school...

April 2019

Superintendent of the year, contracting out student transportation, growing school districts and more. Read the full April...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...