Panel to ask freeze on use of big trucks

THE BALTIMORE EVENING SUN

WASHINGTON -- A House subcommittee will follow the Senate's lead and propose a freeze on the operations of extra-big trucks to the 20 states that currently allow them.

Rep. Norman Y. Mineta, D-Calif., chairman of the Surface Transportation subcommittee of the House Public Works and Transportation Committee, said the subcommittee is building a freeze on longer-combination vehicles into its massive five-year, $153.5 billion highway and mass transit reauthorization bill.

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