Federal Register Notice - FTA's School Bus Operations Regulations; Request for Comments

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May 29, 2008


Mass Mailout Number III-2008-28


Subject:  Federal Register Notice – FTA’s School Bus Operation Regulations; Request for Comments


Dear Transit Colleague:


FTA issued a Federal Register Notice on May 19, 2008 concerning the Notice of Proposed Policy Statement on FTA School Bus Operations Regulations.  This notice is a proposed policy statement; request for comments.  Through this notice, the FTA proposes to revise its policy with respect to “tripper service” and “school bus operations”.  All comments must be received by June 18, 2008.


Please use the following link to access this notice http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/pdf/E8-11151.pdf or you may access this notice by going to the FTA Website at http://www.fta.dot.gov/ and click on the link to Legislation, Regulations & Guidance.


For additional information please contact from FTA Headquarters in Washington, DC:  Linda Lasley, Assistant Chief Counsel, at (202) 366-1674 or Linda.lasley@dot.gov .


Please feel free to distribute this throughout your organization as appropriate.





Letitia A. Thompson

Regional Administrator