National Pork Producer’s Letter

The National Pork Producers Council has written a letter to Elaine Chao, Secretary of the Dept. of Transportation, and Daphne Jefferson, Deputy Administrator of the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Association, asking for a waiver and limited exemption for livestock carriers on behalf of themselves and the following organizations:

  • American Beekeeping Federation
  • American Farm Bureau Federation
  • Livestock Marketing Association
  • National Aquaculture Association
  • National Cattleman’s Beef Association
  • North American Meat Institute
  • U.S. Cattleman’s Association


You can read the full letter by following the link below:

Pork Producer’s Letter



American Quarter Horse Association’s Letter –

The AQHA has submitted a comment to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association in support of the livestock carriers exemption, originally submitted by the National Pork Producers Council.

You can read their full comment by clicking the link below:



Letter Written by Indiana Attorney General: Curtis Hill Jr.

In his letter, Attorney General Curtis Hill Jr., writes to Randi Hutchinson the Chief Counsel of the FMCSA urging them to consider a delay in the implementation of the new ELD requirements.

You can read Hill’s entire letter below:

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National Cutting Horse Association’s Letter

In this letter, the NCHA writes to the FMCSA to urge them to reconsider the new ELD mandate and Hours of Service rules.

The full letter can be read below:

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