Colorado’s “Right-to-Repair” bill was withdrawn by sponsors during a May 27 hearing of the Business and Labor Affairs Committee at the Colorado Capital. With limited public participation due to COVID-19 restrictions, Rep. Brianna Titone and Rep. Jonathon Singer acknowledged opposition to HB 1195 “Consumer Digital Repair Bill of Rights,” including significant concerns from committee members.…
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today published a final rule updating hours of service (HOS) rules to increase safety on America’s roadways by updating existing regulations for commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers.
COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the global economy. Many dealerships in the United States have been forced to halt operations in some capacity by their state and local governments.
We have all eagerly been awaiting our many questions to be addressed on the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) loans. On April 2, 2020, the SBA issued Interim Final Rule 1 with an initial set of rules and guidelines related to the program. Most of the focus, however, was on eligibility, the definition of payroll costs, and how to calculate the requested loan amount.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue unveiled on April 13 a one-stop-shop of federal programs that can be used by rural communities, organizations and individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released revised Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce 2.0 Guidelines today, expanding references to the landscaping, material handling, construction, agricultural, and oil and gas workforce among others. DHS-CISA developed the guidelines in collaboration with other federal agencies, state and local governments, and the private sector.
FWEDA provides local, state and federal resources related to the impact of Covid-19 on your businesses.
The Equipment Dealers Association (EDA) and its regional affiliate members praise the House of Representatives for passing the USMCA. The legislation ratifying the agreement passed on December 19, 2019, by a sweeping margin with 385 in favor and only 41 opposed.
CalChamber is expanding their efforts for CARB’s Advanced Clean Truck Rule and FWEDA joined its coalition opposing the rule.
ST. LOUIS, MO (October 1, 2019) – The Equipment Dealers Association (EDA) in conjunction with its four affiliate associations, are pleased to announce that they will be hosting a joint legislative fly-in on March 23-25, 2020 in Washington, D.C. The groups, Far West Equipment Dealers Association (FWEDA), Iowa-Nebraska Equipment Dealers Association (INEDA), Midwest-Southeastern Equipment Dealers…