Inslee extends proclamation related to COVID-19

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Gov. Jay Inslee announced the extension of one proclamation in response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. This proclamation extends the state waiver of truck driver hours restrictions through July 14, 2020.

Truck Driver Hours Extension

The original proclamation waived/suspended the restrictions on truck driver hours through April 17, and was later renewed through June 14.

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has extended the federal restrictions through July 14. After consulting with the state’s Emergency Management Division, an extension of the state’s waiver of these rules continues to be needed.

Read the full proclamation here.

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