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Motor Vehicles

Motor vehicles



Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (Transportation Dept.), Bus and Truck Standards and Operations,1200 New Jersey Ave. S.E., #N64-330, 20590; (202) 366-5370. Fax, (202) 366-8842. Chuck Horan, Director, (202) 366-2362.


Regulates motor vehicle size and weight on federally aided highways; conducts studies on issues relating to motor carrier transportation; promotes uniformity in state and federal motor carrier laws and regulations.


For a listing of relevant congressional committees and subcommittees, please see page 747 or the Appendix.


American Assn. of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA),4401 Wilson Blvd., #700, Arlington, VA 22203-1753; (703) 522-4200. Anne S. Ferro, President. Press, (703) 908-2955.

General email,

Web,, Twitter, @AAMVAConnection and Facebook,

Membership: officials responsible for administering and enforcing motor vehicle and traffic laws in the United States and Canada. Promotes uniform ...

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