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House bill looks to expand under-21 trucker pilot program

By David Hollis -
Posted Dec 5th 2017 12:54PM

A New York congresswoman has introduced legislation that would expand a pilot program that allows some 18 to 21-year-olds to drive trucks across state lines.

Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-N.Y.) recently introduced the Waiving Hindrances to Economic Enterprise and Labor (WHEEL) Act, which would expand a pilot program approved under the FAST Act. As it stands now, this program requires participants to be veterans or active duty members of the military service and between the ages of 18 and 21...



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