House Transportation Systems Subcommittee will hold a hearing
on HB1371, a bill in Florida to shift the responsibility
for container chassis from truckdrivers to the ports that
supply the chassis.
bill, introduced by Rep. Susan Bucher, D-Palm Beach, requires
regular inspections of the chassis, and prohibits marine
terminal operators from providing a motor carrier with a
chassis that fails to pass inspection.
hearing is scheduled for 10:15 a.m. April 9.