S.1537 - A bill to ensure that any new or revised requirement providing for the screening, testing, or treatment of individuals operating commercial motor vehicles for sleep disorders is adopted through a rulemaking proceeding, and for other purposes.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Blunt, Roy [R-MO] (Introduced 09/23/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||09/23/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.|
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Summary: S.1537 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (09/23/2013)
Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to implement or enforce a requirement providing for the screening, testing, or treatment of individuals operating commercial motor vehicles for sleep disorders (including obstructive sleep apnea) only if it is adopted pursuant to a rulemaking proceeding.
Applies this Act only to a requirement adopted on or after September 1, 2013.