Summary: H.R.5379 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/26/1988)

Directs the Secretary of Transportation to report to the Congress by a specified deadline: (1) whether commercial motor vehicles operating on any Federal-aid highway system should be equipped with improved brakes and brake systems; (2) the results of a study to determine whether speed control devices enhance the safe operation of such vehicles; and (3) the Secretary's recommendations regarding the mandatory use of speed control devices for such vehicles.