Representatives Zwonitzer, DV., Blake and Jaggi and Senators Landen and Meier, came together to create a bill relating to towing companies; authorizing the department of transportation to administer a rotation list for nonconsensual towing vehicle recovery as specified; specifying rotation list rule requirements; specifying burden of proof for fees; providing rulemaking authority; and providing for an effective date.
The American Trucking Associations and The Trucking Alliance, both Washington, D.C.-based large motor carrier interest groups, have filed amici curiae or “friend of the court” briefs with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit. The Trucking Alliance was joined by the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety in their brief.
International Business Times: Cabinet clears bill to speed up bad loan recovery, facilitate ease of doing business.
Cabinet on Wednesday cleared a bill which calls for amendment to the debt recovery laws with an aim to improve the ease of doing business, reported PTI.
A towing company in West Virginia is no longer allowed to conduct third-party tows after failing to refund an overcharge of more than $10,000 to OOIDA.