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TRALA ELD Petition Placed into Federal Register - Comments Requested

Today, TRALA's petition asking for a five-year enforcement exemption from the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Mandate for short-term rentals was published in the Federal Register by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).

TRALA ANNOUNCES NEWEST ASSOCIATE MEMBER: FORD COMMERCIAL TRUCK

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (March 21, 2017) -- Ford Commercial Truck is the newest Associate Member of the Truck Renting and Leasing Association, or TRALA, the nonprofit national trade association that provides the unified and focused voice for the truck renting and leasing industry.
 

EnRoute -March 16, 2017

TRALA IN THE NEWS - The Illinois State Supreme Court has ruled against the City of Chicago, finding that their tax authority cannot extend beyond the city limits.  The case, The Hertz Corporation, et al. v. City of Chicago, focused on the city of Chicago's attempt to expand its Personal Property Lease Transaction Tax (PPLTT), to require leasing companies based in Chicago with rental locations outside of the city limits to pay the PPLTT on transactions with Chicago residents.  FULL STORY

Illinois Supreme Court Rules Against Property Tax Expansion

The Illinois State Supreme Court has ruled against the City of Chicago, finding that their tax authority cannot extend beyond the city limits.  The case, The Hertz Corporation, et al. v. City of Chicago, focused on the city of Chicago's attempt to expand its Personal Property Lease Transaction Tax (PPLTT), to require leasing companies based in Chicago with rental locations outside of the city limits to pay the PPLTT on transactions with Chicago residents.

EnRoute - March 2, 2017

TOP STORIES - Trucking groups have united and are urging Elaine Chao, the new Secretary of Transportation, to order the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to rescind a proposed rule issued in January 2016 that would institute a new carrier rating system based on carriers' scores on the Compliance, Safety, Accountability program. FULL STORY

EnRoute - February 16, 2017

TRALA IN THE NEWS - Fontaine Trailer is the newest member Associate Member of the Truck Renting and Leasing Association.  FULL STORY

TRALA ANNOUNCES NEWEST ASSOCIATE MEMBER: FONTAINE TRAILER

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (February 15, 2017) -- Fontaine Trailer is the newest Associate Member of the Truck Renting and Leasing Association, or TRALA, the nonprofit national trade association that provides the unified and focused voice for the truck renting and leasing industry.

EnRoute - February 2, 2017

TOP STORIES - President Trump has directed federal agencies to suspend, withdraw and delay regulations depending on where they are in the rulemaking process. FULL STORY

EnRoute - January 19, 2017

TRALA IN THE NEWS - Graham Hall has joined the staff of TRALA as the new Manager of Government Relations. FULL STORY

EnRoute - January 5, 2017

TRALA in the News - TRALA conducted interviews two weeks ago with  the Wall Street Journal and the Associated Press as part of their stories regarding the threat concerns involving trucks, particularly rented vehicles, that could be used in a terrorist act. Links to the full stories are provided.    
 
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