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Eno Transportation Weekly

Week of November 20, 2017

In This Issue

FMCSA, Trucking
FMCSA Adjusts Course on Electronic Logging Devices
November 21, 2017 The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is taking steps to ensure a smooth transition to electronic logging devices (ELDs) for commercial motor vehicles, agency officials announced yesterday. In December 2015, ... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below or JOIN ENO NOW [...]
Infrastructure
Guest Op-Ed: Resilient Infrastructure Can Help Us Adapt to a Warmer World
President Donald Trump has proclaimed November “Critical Infrastructure and Resilience Month.” He is right to recognize the key role that infrastructure plays in assuring the nation’s health, security and prosperity. However, much of our critical infrastructure—especially transportation systems in coastal areas—is anything but resilient. We can change that by facing up to climate threats and [...]
Bonds, Budget, Highways, Senate Finance Committee, Tax Reform
Senate Panel Approves Tax Bill As Sequestration Fears Mount
November 21, 2017 – After a grueling 24-hour markup session (spread over four days), the Senate Finance Committee on November 16 approved a draft plan for tax reform and restructuring that would increase federal deficits by over $1.4 trillion over the coming decade.
Autonomous Vehicles, Cybersecurity, NHTSA
The Tortoise and the Hare: How Government and Industry Can Advance Automotive Cybersecurity Together
November 21, 2017 -A recent report from the R Street Institute (RSI) explores the challenges of automotive cybersecurity as well as the roles of public and private sector entities in protecting consumers. While the federal government and the auto industry already collaborate to minimize vulnerabilities and respond to threats, RSI provides actionable recommendations that the [...]
DHS, FY18, Homeland Security, Senate Appropriations Committee
Senate Chairman Releases FY18 Homeland Appropriations Bill
November 21, 2o17 Late this afternoon, the Senate Appropriations Committee released the text of the draft "chairman's mark" of the fiscal year 2018 appropriations bill for the Department of Homeland Security, which contains many transportation-rel... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below or JOIN ENO NOW
Capitol Hill Events – Week of November 27, 2017
Tuesday, November 28 – House Homeland Security – Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security – subcommittee field hearing on stakeholder perspectives on securing public areas of transportation systems – 10:00 a.m., Trenton City Hall, 319 East State Street, Trenton, NJ. Wednesday, November 29 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Aviation – subcommittee hearing [...]