This nonrulemaking notice and request for comments on a possible second pilot program to allow non-military drivers aged 18, 19, and 20 to operate CMVs in interstate commerce. FMCSA requests comments on the training, qualifications, driving limitations, and vehicle safety systems that FMCSA should consider in developing options or approaches for a second pilot program for younger drivers.
Comments must be received by August 14, 2019. *This comment period has been extended from its original deadline*
Comments may be made electronically at the following link: https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=FMCSA-2018-0346-0001
Access a complete how-to guide which outlines each of the questions that FMCSA is seeking comments at the following link: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5ab0205e4cde7a7c70e79e67/t/5ce2dfd73ba31000019c76af/1558372312719/Public+Comments+101+-+FMCSA-2018-0346.pdf
Access the federal docket that grants the extension request here: