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house Bill H.R. 2258

ADVANCE Act

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  • Not enacted
    The President has not signed this bill
  • The senate has not voted
      senate Committees
      Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
  • The house Passed June 26th, 2017
    Roll Call Vote 409 Yea / 0 Nay
      house Committees
      Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Highways and Transit
    IntroducedMay 1st, 2017

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Title

ADVANCE Act

Official Title

To require that certain standards for commercial driver's licenses applicable to former members of the armed services or reserves also apply to current members of the armed services or reserves.

Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on June 23, 2017. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Active Duty Voluntary Acquisition of Necessary Credentials for Employment Act or the ADVANCE Act (Sec. 2) This bill applies commercial driver's license standards for former members of the Armed Forces or reserves to current members of the Armed Forces or reserves. The bill allows such covered individuals who have experience in driving vehicles similar to a commercial motor vehicle while serving in the Armed Forces or reserves to apply for an exemption from all or a portion of federal commercial motor vehicle driving test requirements.